Gün: 27 Kasım 2020

Law for protection of welfare of animals voted

Law for protection of welfare of animals voted   The Ministry of Agriculture hailed the voting of the bill to protect the welfare of animals by the plenary session of Parliament this afternoon. According to an announcement, the Ministry noted that the law was prepared by the Ministry and approved by the Council of Ministers …

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Labor Minister: Support schemes averted drastic rise in unemployment

Labor Minister: Support schemes averted drastic rise in unemployment   The package launched by the government to support employees and businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic has averted a drastic rise in unemployment, Minister of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance Zeta Emilianidou has said. “Our strategic goal at this stage is to tackle the consequences of …

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220 new cases through PCR tests, one death announced on Thursday

220 new cases through PCR tests, one death announced on Thursday   The Health Ministry announced the death of a man aged 84, with underlying conditions who had been treated at the Famagusta General Hospital. The final cause of his death was determined to be Covid-19. This raises the death toll from the virus in …

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Mostly cloudy on Friday, possible first snow in Troodos mountain

Mostly cloudy on Friday, possible first snow in Troodos mountain   Mostly cloudy on Friday with isolated showers and thunderstorms as well as the year’s  possible first snow in the Troodos mountain, according to the Meteorology Service. Winds will be north-easterly to easterly, initially light to moderate, three to four Beaufort, turning moderate to strong …

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EBRD’s mandate in Cyprus to conclude end of 2020

EBRD’s mandate in Cyprus to conclude end of 2020   The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s mandate in Cyprus will conclude by the end of 2020, according to a press release from the lender. Because its aim over the past six years to support economic adjustment in Cyprus has been achieved, added Thursday evening’s press …

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Police fine 29 citizens, three premises over covid measures breach

Police fine 29 citizens, three premises over covid measures breach   Police fined 29 citizens and three establishments all across Cyprus over the past 24 hours for violation of measures aiming to curb the spread of the coronavirus. They had carried out a total of 2,310 checks, according to CNA. In Nicosia, 513 checks led …

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European Parliament urges EU to impose sanctions on Turkey over Cyprus

European Parliament urges EU to impose sanctions on Turkey over Cyprus   The European Parliament has urged the EU to impose sanctions on Turkey after President Tayyip Erdogan this month paid a visit to the breakaway Turkish-held north of divided Cyprus. With 631 votes in favour, three against and 59 abstentions, the parliament agreed a …

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Cyprus’ new covid preventive measures to be announced midday Friday

Cyprus’ new covid preventive measures to be announced midday Friday   President Nicos Anastasiades on Friday morning chairs a new meeting with the scientific advisory team on Covid-1 before official announcements are made around midday on what measures will apply in Cyprus as of December 1. What is certain is that restrictions to prevent the …

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Turkey rejects European Parliament call for sanctions over Cyprus

Turkey rejects European Parliament call for sanctions over Cyprus   Turkey on Friday rejected a call by the European Parliament for sanctions against Ankara over President Tayyip Erdogan’s recent visit to the breakaway Turkish-held north Cyprus, calling the demand “disconnected from the realities”. On Thursday, the European Union’s parliament agreed a non-binding resolution in support of …

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Police ask for help to trace missing teenager – PHOTO

Police ask for help to trace missing teenager – PHOTO   Police are looking for 14-year-old Pania Ekko who is missing from the place she stays in coastal Limassol since Thursday morning and ask anyone with information to come forward. The teenager is slim, 1.60 metres tall, with chestnut long hair. She was wearing jeans …

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