Daily Archives: October 6, 2020

Cyprus basking in ‘summer’ weather

Cyprus is still enjoying summer weather conditions in early October, as temperatures reach a balmy 38 degrees Celsius, which is the average temperature for August.   Maximum temperatures on Tuesday and Wednesday will touch 38°C and stay at around 36°C

Turkish Cypriots urged to vote against division

Bicommunal activist group UniteCyprusNow has called on Turkish Cypriots to vote in Sunday’s elections for a candidate who supports the UN-backed reunification process.   The peace group said it does not endorse any of the candidates running but urged voter

Professor Tsioutis does not rule out three-digit number of COVID cases in the Winter

Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Infection Prevention and Control at the European University and specialist with training in infection control, ConstantinosTsioutis, has not ruled out the possibility of three-digit numbers of coronavirus cases in the Winter, noting that if

Parliamentarians participate in PACE videoconference

Chairperson of the Cyprus Delegation to the PACE, NicosTornaritis and member of the delegation YiorgosLoukaides attended on Monday a videoconference of the Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee).

Cyprus MP attends videoconference on CAP and Green Deal

Chair of the Parliamentary Committee on on Agriculture and Natural Resources Andreas Kafkalias attended Monday a videoconference on Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) and the EU Green Deal, organised by the German Presidency of the Council of the European Union.  

COVID19: Only 3 EU states on Cyprus ‘safe list’

Cyprus’ safe travel list has whittled down to just seven countries from which travellers do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test to gain entry.   With epidemiological data deteriorating across Europe with fears of a second wave growing,