Daily Archives: August 1, 2020

Police carry out 733 checks on premises and report 38 for coronavirus measures violations

Police have carried out a total of 733 checks on premises across Cyprus in the last 24 hours which resulted in 38 reports for violations of measures in place to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.   In particular, in Nicosia 137

Six patients with COVID-19 treated at reference hospital

Six patients with COVID-19 are being treated at Famagusta General Hospital, which resumed its operations as the reference hospital.   A patient treated at the ICU was transferred on Saturday morning to the Children`s Ward, together with all other Covid-19

Cyprus authorities announce five new infected cases in Limassol after completing 990 tests on Friday

Five cases of SARS-CoV-2 were detected in Limassol after completing 990 laboratory tests on Friday evening, the Ministry of Health announced on Saturday, citing Epidemiological Monitoring Unit data.   The total number of COVID-19 positive cases rose to 1,119.  

Cyprus lists UK in Category B and moves Georgia to A as of Saturday

The United Kingdom is being moved to Category B from Category C, starting on Saturday, after Cyprus updated the risk assessment regarding COVID-19. At the same time, Georgia is moved to Category A, with passengers from this country no longer

Scientist warns of rampant infections in case new measures are not observed

We will have rampant infections in the immediate future in case new measures to contain the spread of coronavirus, announced on Friday, are not observed, Leontios Kostrikis, Professor of Molecular Biology at the Department of Biological Sciences of the University

Five new coronavirus cases announced on Saturday

Five new SARS-CoV-2 cases were announced on Saturday afternoon out of a total of 1,997 laboratory tests, bringing the total number of cases since the outbreak to 1,124.   Five cases of covid-19 were also announced earlier today as 990