Monthly Archives: December 2020

Cyprus police hand out 78 fines for violations of measures against COVID-19

Cyprus police handed out 78 fines during the last 24 hours for violations of measures taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19.   A Police spokesperson told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) that the police carried out 6868 checks and

Measures in place should not be lax, Dr. Tsioutis tells CNA

The measures announced recently should not be lax, the situation remains critical and lockdown should be our very last resort, Head of the Scientific Committee on Covid-19 Dr. Constantinos Tsioutis has told the Cyprus News Agency.   He said that

Cyprus current account balance records deterioration, CBC says

The current account balance of Cyprus recorded a deterioration, with the deficit increasing from €1,055 million in 2019 Q3, to €784.2 million in 2020 Q3, according to the Statistics Department of the Central Bank of Cyprus which released on Thursday

Dendias and Christodoulides discuss coordination on Cyprus issue and the E. Mediterranean

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias and his Cypriot counterpart Nikos Christodoulides had a telephone conversation, on Thursday, December 31, during which they discussed the two countries’ coordination on the Cyprus problem and recent developments in the Eastern Mediterranean.   The

No easing of restrictions, says Cyprus President in New Year message promising new support measures soon

The epidemiological situation unfortunately does not leave room for easing measures aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, as this would lead to stricter measures in the future, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades said on Thursday, noting that within

Cyprus records six more COVID19 deaths and 632 new coronavirus cases

Six people lost their lives on Thursday due to COVID19 bringing the number of deaths to 125, 83 men (67%), and   42 women (37%) with 80 years being their median age. Another 632 new confirmed coronavirus cases were also