Daily Archives: October 20, 2020

Police report 21 persons and 6 premises for not complying with COVID19 decrees

The Cyprus Police have carried out a total of 1,017 checks over the past 24 hours and have reported 21 individuals and six premises for not conforming with decrees aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus.   A police

Webinar highlights importance of statistics during pandemic

The importance of statistics during the coronavirus pandemic was highlighted at a webinar organised on Tuesday by the Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus and the Cyprus Statistical Society on the occasion of the World Statistics Day.   In

CMP staff member tests positive for COVID-19

The Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) announced on Tuesday that one of its staff members has tested positive for COVID-19.   According to a CMP press release, the Committee received confirmation today that one CMP staff member has

The European Commission is launching infringement procedures against Cyprus and Malta on “golden passport” schemes

The European Commission officially announced on Tuesday that it is launching infringement procedures against Cyprus and Malta by issuing letters of formal notice regarding their investor citizenship schemes, also referred to as “golden passport” schemes.   The Commission considers that

Cyprus records 152 new COVID-19-cases on Tuesday

Cyprus authorities announced on Tuesday 152 new COVID-19 cases out of 4,410 tests, bringing the total to 2,839.   In a press release, the Health Ministry said 23 people tested positive out of 305 samples tested in the context of

Cyprus and US sign MoU for cooperation in science and technology

A Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation in science and technology was signed, at the Presidential Palace, on Tuesday, between Cyprus Deputy Minister to the President of Cyprus for Research, Innovation and Digital Policy Kyriacos Kokkinos and Keith Krach, US Under