Daily Archives: October 24, 2020

Cyprus to denounce to UN entry of Turkish Vice President in the fenced-off city of Famagusta

The entry of Turkish Vice President FuatOktay in the fenced-off city of Famagusta, known as Varosha, will be denounced at the Security Council and the UN Secretary General, Government Spokesperson KyriacosKoushos has said in a written statement, issued on Saturday.

Cyprus reports 130 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday

Authorities in Cyprus reported 130 new COVID-19 cases out of 4,285 tests on Saturday, with the total number of positive cases reaching 3,444.   In a press release the Ministry of Health says that out of 394 samples in the

‘Astrotourism’ program promises to enrich special interest tourism in Cyprus

The implementation of an innovative “Astrotourism” program, which focuses on tourism products aimed at star gazers, has started in Cyprus and is expected to be completed in three years.   According to a relevant press release the project is co-financed

Clocks change in the early hours of Sunday

Summer time officially ends in the early hours of the morning on Sunday when clocks should be turned back an hour.   At 04.00 hours local time clocks will turn back to 03.00 hours.   In EU countries winter time

Cyprus ‘firmly committed’ to UN Charter principles and values, FM says

Cyprus remains “firmly committed” to the principles and values of the UN Charter, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs says on the occasion of the international organisation`s 75th anniversary, noting that multilateralism and global cooperation are needed now more than ever.