Skills shortage driving unemployment

Unemployment is rising, with stakeholders in the labour market saying there is a mismatch between vacancies and jobseeker skills, as employers cannot find qualified staff.A recent CyStat survey showed the number of unemployed registered at the District…

Protaras roads reopen after flooding

Most of the roads flooded in the Paralimni, Protaras and Ayia Napa areas following the overnight torrential rains, reopened by late Saturday.The flooding caused damage to shops, apartments and some small hotels in the popular tourist areas, with the re…

Hate speech army officer in hot water

Police executed a search warrant at the home of a National Guard officer who had incited homophobia and hate speech in a video he posted on social media platform Tik Tok.In comments to Phileleftheros daily, police spokesperson, Christos Andreou, confir…