Daily Archives: November 29, 2020

Cyprus authorities announce 152 COVID-19 cases and 114 positive rapid tests on Sunday

A total of 152 COVID-19 cases, confirmed through PCR tests, were announced on Sunday in Cyprus, while 114 antigen rapid tests turned positive.   The total number of cases in Cyprus since the start of the pandemic rose to 10,383.

Cyprus asks Committee of Ministers to adopt Interim Resolution for Turkey’s disregard of ECHR judgments

The Republic of Cyprus has requested the Council of Europe (CoE) Committee of Ministers to instruct the drafting of an Interim Resolution, which the Committee will approve, to mark its disapproval of Turkey`s flagrant disregard of the European Court of

Professor suggests that all citizens in Cyprus are tested for COVID-19

Professor George Panos suggests that all the people of Cyprus are tested for COVID-19 within a period of seven days and that this is repeated once again, with the aim of preventing a total lockdown.   In statements to CNA,

UNSG’s envoy arrives on Sunday evening to Cyprus, will hold meetings with leaders on Tuesday

The UN Secretary General`s special envoy, Jane Holl Lute, arrives to Cyprus on Sunday evening. She will hold seperate meetings with Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades, and Turkish Cypriot leader, Ersin Tatar, on Tuesday.   CNA has learned that Lute`s meeting

Police book 45 citizens and two premises for violating measures against COVID-19

Cyprus Police carried out 3,115 checks during the last 24 hours and booked 45 citizens and two premises for violating the measures aiming to curb the spread of COVID-19.   A Police spokesperson told CNA that the Police conducted 829

Extraordinary measures to tackle COVID-19 spread come into effect on Monday

Extraordinary measures aiming to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will come into effect on an island-wide basis on Monday and will be in place until December 13, a press release issued by the Health Ministry on Sunday said.   The