Daily Archives: November 25, 2020

Turnover of retail trade down in September and in first nine months of 2020

The value and volume of retail trade except of motor vehicles declined in September 2020 and the first nine months of the year, according to provisional estimates released Wednesday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.   On the basis of

SPAVO Helpline sees a 40% increase in calls in 2020 due to pandemic, compared to previous years

The Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family, has seen an increase of 40% in the calls it received at the 1440 Helpline, compared to previous years, Association’s Director Andri Andronikou told the Cyprus News Agency.

Annual work of Cyprus parliament presented by House President

Cyprus House of Representatives President Adamos Adamou presented on Wednesday the parliamentary annual report, noting that despite the obstacles the Covid-19 pandemic posed the work achieved was substantial.   Addressing a press conference on the matter Adamou said that raising

Cyprus Justice Minister and European Commissioner discuss report on Rule of Law in Cyprus

Cyprus Justice and Public Order Minister Emily Yiolitis and European Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders exchanged views during a teleconference on Wednesday on issues of mutual interest and in particular on a Commission Report on the Rule of Law as

Cyprus Health Ministry to buy additional 400,000 rapid antigen tests

The Council of Ministers has approved a proposal by the Minister of Health Constantinos Ioannou for the purchase of an additional amount of 400,000 rapid antigen tests in the context of the Ministry`s strategy to systematically monitor the epidemiological picture

Covid-19 measures decisions at meeting between Cyprus President and epidemiologists on Friday

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades will chair a new meeting with the scientific advisory team on Covid-19 next Friday, November 27, at the Presidential Palace to discuss proposals and take relevant decisions which will be announced on the same day, Deputy