Daily Archives: January 9, 2021

Police issues 77 fines for violating measures against spread of COVID-19 in Cyprus

Cyprus police issued 77 fines on individuals and premises for violating measures against the spread of the coronavirus pandemic the last 24 hours.   A police spokesperson told CNA that in the last 24 hours, the Police carried out 5,693

Cyprus vaccinates 527 citizens over the age of 80 on Friday marking the start of the second phase of vaccinations

Α total of 527 citizens over the age of 80 were vaccinated on Friday in Cyprus, with the first dose of Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.   In a press release, issued on Friday, the Ministry of Health says that the response

Cyprus reports six more deaths, 337 new coronavirus cases on Saturday

Cyprus reported six deaths from Covid-19 and 337 new coronavirus cases out of a total of 11,521 tests (PCR and rapid) carried out on Saturday, while 209 patients are treated in hospital, 53 of them in serious condition.   In

EU top officials hold ‘positive exchange’ with Turkish President during scheduled teleconference

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell had on Saturday a scheduled teleconference with Turkey`s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, to discuss the pandemic and EU-Turkey relations. Participants also

Cyprus to announce new support measures to mitigate new lockdown’s economic impact

The Cypriot government will announce on Saturday a new package of support measures to alleviate the financial impact of a new three-week lock down on economic activity.   The Finance Ministry said that the new package will be announced by

Ministers of Finance and Labour present package of measures to support the economy in view of new lockdown (2)

Cyprus government presented on Saturday a new support package, estimated between €350 and €450 million, in a bid to mitigate the impact on the economic activity and the labour market due to a new three-week lockdown, imposed with a view