Daily Archives: September 16, 2020

Yellow high temperature warning for Wednesday

The Cyprus Department of Meteorology at Larnaca Airport has issued a yellow level extreme high temperature warning for Wednesday.   From 1300 till 1600 local time, the inland maximum temperature is expected to rise to around 40 degrees Celsius.  

Cyprus Research, Innovation and Digital Policy Deputy Minister took part at an international Conference in Israel

Efforts to combat COVID-19, through scientific and technological research, and cooperation at the global level, were at the focus of an international Ministerial Conference organized the theMlinistry of Science and Technology of Israel, on September 15, via a teleconference.  

Cyprus announces eight new Covid-19 cases

Cypriot health authorities announced that eight new coronavirus cases have been diagnosed on Wednesday, after conducting 2,449 tests.   Today’s cases bring Cyprus’ total tally of coronavirus infections to 1,548.   According to a press release issued by the Ministry

Former CSC Chairman reelected at the ICS Board of Directors

Themis Papadopoulos, former chairman of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber has been reelected at the Board of Directors of the International Chamber of Shipping.   Papadopoulos’ reelection “shows the level of recognition which the Cyprus Shipping Chamber holds among the International

Von Der Leyen: Turkey has no excuse to intimidate its neighbors , dialogue in good faith is the way forward

Turkey has no excuse to intimidate its neighbors and only dialogue in good faith is the way forward for lasting solutions and stability, Commission President Ursula von der Leyen stated in her speech on the situation of the Union (SOTEU),

EU trade surplus at €99.7 bn for the first 7 months of 2020, -€2.6bn trade deficit for Cyprus

In January to July 2020, euro area exports of goods to the rest of the world fell to €1 199.6 bn (a decrease of 12.4% compared with January-July 2019), and imports fell to €1 086.6 bn (a decrease of 13.1%