Daily Archives: December 1, 2020

Greek Cypriots who tested positive for COVID-19 in Turkish-occupied Rizokarpaso in good health, says Fotiou

Fifteen enclaved Greek Cypriots in the Turkish-occupied Rizokarpaso, who were tested positive for COVID-19, are in good health, said Presidential Commissioner Fotis Fotiou, speaking after the session of the Parliamentary Committee on Refugees.   Fotiou said that three of the

Police conduct 2,941 checks for violations of COVID-19 measures, report 32 citizens and 4 establishments

Police reported 32 citizens and 4 premises` owners for violations of COVID-19 measures after carrying out 2,941 checks across Cyprus in the last 24 hours. The government has imposed new measures that came into effect yesterday in all districts and

Education Minister discusses culture, education developments with EU counterparts

The Minister of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth, Prodromos Prodromou, told his EU counterparts that the creation of a Deputy Ministry of Culture in Cyprus, is expected to give further impetus and support to the cultural sector and creative arts.

Images of crowds in churches and shops jeopardize effectiveness of COVID-19 measures, Dr. Tsioutis says

The images of citizens crowded in places of worship and shops during the weekend are a great source of concern and endanger both the public health and the effectiveness of all the measures taken so far to contain the pandemic,

Cyprus Health Minister says General Healthcare System upgraded with new services

Cyprus’ Minister of Health Constantinos Ioannou has pointed out that yet another significant step has been taken to enrich and upgrade the healthcare services, with additional provisions added to the National Healthcare System (GESY) as of December 1.   GESY

Cypriot elected President of the European Association of Data Protection Professionals

Cypriot lawyer Maria Raphael has been elected as President of the European Association of Data Protection Professionals (EADPP), in the framework of the EADPP genaral assembly that took place on November 27.   According to a press release of the