Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

One more death and two more confirmed cases of COVID-19 were announced on Tuesday

One more death and two more confirmed cases of COVID-19 were announced on Tuesday during a press conference.   The patient, a 72-year-old woman with underlying conditions, succumbed at Famagusta General Hospital. The cause of death is not attributed to

COVID-19: Cyprus lockdown is causing anxiety

The spread of coronavirus and the lengthy lockdown introduced to stem the outbreak is bringing Cypriots down with the majority feeling anxious or concerned, according to a new poll. According to an online survey carried out by Politis newspaper, Cypriots,

COVID19: Rise in people fined for breaking lockdown

There has been an increase in the past few days of people breaking lockdown rules and the curfew as Cypriots start to believe the worst of the COVID-19 outbreak is over. In a 12-hour period from 6 pm Sunday, police

COVID19: Cyprus infection rate slowing, zero cases ‘impossible’

Cyprus is reducing the infection rate of coronavirus which is a prerequisite for easing the lockdown and social distancing measures, said Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou on Wednesday. He said Cyprus should evaluate epidemiological indicators before gradually de-escalating restrictive measures taken

COVID19: Cyprus registers 30 new cases, no deaths

Cyprus health authorities on Saturday confirmed 30 new COVID-19 cases which bring the outbreak total to 426, including 10 in the British Bases, and nine deaths since the pandemic. In the Turkish occupied north of the island, there were no

COVID19: Cyprus bans free movement for 3 weeks

Free movement of people will be restricted in Cyprus from March 24 until April 13 in a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus, President Nicos Anastasiades announced on Monday. In a televised address, the President said the Minister of