Daily Archives: October 4, 2020

Police reports 15 citizens and 4 premises for violations of COVID-19 measures

The Cyprus Police have reported 15 citizens and 4 premises` owners for violations of COVID-19 measures in 657 checks the last 24 hours.   A Police press officer told CNA that 86 checks were made in Nicosia and the Police

COVID19: Cyprus repairing air connectivity

Cyprus’ Transport Ministry is directing its energy to restore the island’s air connectivity as annual passenger traffic drops by 80% due to the coronavirus containment measures.   “Cyprus’ air connectivity was bound to take a serious blow, as the EU

Cyprus authorities announce 13 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday

Cyprus authorities announced thirteen new COVID-19 cases on Sunday out of 3,177 tests, bringing the number of total cases so far to 1,824.   According to a press release by the Ministry of Health, two people tested positive out of

Conclusions of the European Council send a clear message to Turkey, says Cypriot Minister of Defence

The conclusions of the European Council on October 1st send a clear message in all directions, confirming the full solidarity and determination of the European family to support Cyprus and Greece, said Cypriot Minister of DefenceCharalambosPetrides in a speech, during

Cyprus diplomacy must ‘be like water’

Cyprus went to the big boys’ party at the European Council calling the shots on Turkey before having to eat humble pie dressed as a victory after climbing off its high horse.   Small island syndrome had rather embarrassed the

COVID19: Cyprus cases drop to 13, no footballers, 3 are students

Cyprus health officials announced 13 new SARS-CoV-2 cases on Sunday, after a week of rapid changes that saw daily reports exceed 30, many linked to a worrying cluster growth among football clubs in Larnaca district.   In all, health authorities