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Cyprus records 29 new COVID-19 cases, experts warn the road ahead is long

 Twenty-nine new coronavirus cases were announced on Tuesday in Cyprus with the total of confirmed cases rising to 495.

Authorities said that 22 of the cases came from tracing contacts of confirmed cases, three were detected from 371 tests held …

Cyprus produces 1.45 million eggs for hatching in February

 Cyprus produced 1.45 million eggs for hatching in February this year, data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service, on Tuesday, show.

In the first two months of 2020 a total of 139,170 eggs for laying were produced and another 2,899,160 …

Member of Advisory Board on pandemic cautiously optimistic on declining trend, says measures should continue in April

 Professor Irene Christaki of the Advisory Body on the pandemic has expressed cautious optimism on the declining trend of the covid19 cases in Cyprus and pointed out that the restrictive measures should continue in April.

Professor Christaki who spoke to …

Cyprus Police carries out more than 5,400 checks for lockdown measures due to COVID19

 Police carried out more than 5,400 checks across Cyprus to observe the enforcement of lockdown measures to limit the spread of coronavirus disease, reporting 129 violations.

A police spokesman told CNA that the force from 18:00 local time yesterday until …

Cyprus and Israel agree on exchange of treatment methods and protocols between their national corona centers

 Cyprus and Israel agreed on the exchange of treatment methods and protocols between the national corona centers of the two countries.

In a joint statement, issued on Tuesday, Minister of Health of Cyprus, ConstantinosIoannou, and Ambassador of Israel in Cyprus, …

Interest expressed by 4,289 Cypriots for repatriation via online platform

 A total of 4,289 Cypriot citizens have expressed until early on Tuesday afternoon, through the online platform connect2cy, their interest to be repatriated, 3,600 of whom are university students.

In particular, as CNA has been informed, 2,090 Cypriots expressed their …