Daily Archives: August 2, 2020

Scientific team member proposes “social bubbles” to contain virus from spreading

Constantinos Tsioutis, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Infection Prevention and Control at the European University Cyprus, suggests that people form “social bubbles” with a small group of contacts, in order to contain the transmission of coronavirus and help authorities

Authorities detect 15 new COVID-19 cases, 10 of them in Limassol

Cyprus authorities announced on Sunday 15 new cases of people infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus, while 10 of them were detected in the southern coastal city of Limassol after random checks.   The results were made available to authorities late

Halloumi gets deep fried in courts

While Cyprus’ traditional squeaky cheese is being grilled in courtrooms across the world, the battle over what makes a halloumi is still brewing at home.   The famous white cheese is in for another bumpy ride in the UK as

The policy of containment vis-à-vis Turkey has failed, Presidential Commissioner says

The policy of containment vis-à-vis Turkey has failed, Presidential Commissioner Photis Photiou has said, citing the President of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, who addressed recently an event to condemn Turkey’s 1974 invasion of Cyprus. Photiou was speaking on Sunday during a

Police report 22 premises and 64 people for coronavirus measures violations

Police have carried out a total of 1.201 checks on premises across Cyprus in the last 24 hours, which resulted in 22 reports for violations of measures in place to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, while 64 people were also reported

Cyprus President aims at laying solid foundations for the country’s reunification, says Minister

The President of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, aims to heal the wounds caused by the Turkish invasion, by laying solid foundations with the ultimate goal of reuniting the country, said the Minister of Transport Yiannis Karousos.   Speaking during a memorial