Daily Archives: July 7, 2020

House President and Qatar Ambassador discuss developments in Eastern Mediterranean

Cyprus` House of Representatives President DemetrisSyllouris and Qatar Ambassador Sultan Ibrahim Al-Mahmoud discussed geopolitical developments in the Eastern Mediterranean and the situation in the region`s countries in relation also to the coronavirus pandemic during a meeting they had on Tuesday.

Cyprus reports one more coronavirus case, total reaches 1,005

Cyprus authorities announced on Monday one more confirmed coronavirus case out of 1,191 tests completed, with the total number of cases reaching 1,005.   According to a press release issued here today by the Ministry of Health, a person was

Significant risks to the Cypriot economy due to large COVID impact on tourism European Commission forecasts

Significant risks to the Cypriot economy due to the large impact of the pandemic on tourism, with expected tourist revenues of only 25% of last year`s levels and subsequent unemployment in the service sector, the European Commission records in its

Emirates SkyCargo expands network to Larnaca

Emirates SkyCargo will be operating scheduled cargo flights to 100 destinations across six continents during the month of July 2020, including Larnaca, Cyprus.   Apart from Larnaca, the new cities added to the air cargo carrier’s network include Accra, Algiers,

Cyprus construction production drops in Q1 2020, construction output prices inrease

Cyprus construction production fell in the first quarter of 2020 on an annual basis while output prices in construction increased, data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service, on Tuesday, show.   In particular, the index of production in construction during

Building permits issued in Cyprus record sharp drop in April

Building permits issued in Cyprus recorded a sharp drop this April on an annual basis. Permits issued in the first four months of this year also decreased compared with the same period of last year, data released by the Cyprus