Cyprus Health Ministry updates epidemiological risk assessment of countries

Cyprus’ Ministry of Health announced on Monday an update categorisation of countries based on their epidemiological risk assessment.

The new categorisation, which will come into force on Thursday 15 of July, includes the following changes: Sweden and Latvia move from the orange to the green category, Belgium, Greece and Luxembourg move from the green to the orange list, while Portugal moves from the orange to the red category.

The press release says that following a decision of the Council of Ministers, on 18 February 2021, regarding the Action Plan for the gradual resumption of flights and the re-opening of airports, the Epidemiological Monitoring Unit of the Ministry of Health has made a re-evaluation of the epidemiological situation in various countries as regards COVID-19.

Source: Cyprus News Agency

Cyprus Health Ministry updates epidemiological risk assessment of countries

Cyprus’ Ministry of Health announced on Monday an update categorisation of countries based on their epidemiological risk assessment.

The new categorisation, which will come into force on Thursday 15 of July, includes the following changes: Sweden and Latvia move from the orange to the green category, Belgium, Greece and Luxembourg move from the green to the orange list, while Portugal moves from the orange to the red category.

The press release says that following a decision of the Council of Ministers, on 18 February 2021, regarding the Action Plan for the gradual resumption of flights and the re-opening of airports, the Epidemiological Monitoring Unit of the Ministry of Health has made a re-evaluation of the epidemiological situation in various countries as regards COVID-19.

Source: Cyprus News Agency