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Stelios Philanthropic Foundation: donates 100,000 Euros to the Cyprus hospital workers

The Stelios Philanthropic Foundation donates 100,000 Euros to public hospital workers in the Republic of Cyprus and they thank them for for their hard work on the front line against the COVID-19 pandemic.

A thousand hospital workers will receive 100

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Elpida Kyriacou has passed away



(from Gypsou, Famagusta) It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our mother Elpida Kyriacou, who passed away on Saturday 25th April 2020 at the age of 88. She will be greatly …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Andreas Christodoulou has passed away


Andreas Christodoulou 

(from Agio Ermolao, Kyrenia) 

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of our dear dad who died on 25 April aged 85 surrounded by his family after a short battle with …

Two UK Cypriots helping the NHS and frontline to help protect us

Two UK Cypriots helping the frontline to help protect us

A pair of North London Cypriot entrepreneurs are producing thousands of face masks to be handed out to medical staff and other key workers for free.

Engin Mehmet, who runs …

As coronavirus lockdown eases, Cypriots still in limbo

Deniz Birinci had just hours to stuff her and her baby daughter’s belongings into suitcases and bin bags on March 16 before the two sides on the divided island of Cyprus imposed lockdowns to halt the spread of the new …

Warning after scam device found on ATM

Hertfordshire Constabulary is warning residents to be vigilant when using cash machines in the county, following the discovery of a scamming device.

The device was discovered fitted to an ATM in Kings Langley. The device was fitted to the cash …

Islington Council introduces reopening of market stalls with new social distancing guidelines

Islington Council is allowing a small number of market stall traders to reopen for business this weekend, to test whether new guidelines on social distancing can keep shoppers and workers safe.

The council has been keeping the evolving situation under

COVID-19 pandemic will affect international and inter-state relations, Cyprus FM tells CNA

Cyprus Foreign Minister, Nikos Christodoulides, has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) that many states are currently evaluating the situation concerning the coronavirus pandemic and its impact at the international level, and this will probably lead to redefining policies and …

This is the time of real solidarity, compassion and unity, Cyprus’ religious leaders say

This is not a time of self-centeredness, indifference, division and forgetfulness but rather the time of real solidarity, compassion and unity, Cyprus’ religious leaders say in a joint communique.

The leaders point out that the time of pandemic is an …

32% of the people in the EU and 48% in Cyprus cannot face unexpected financial expenses


In the European Union (EU), almost one in three people were unable to face unexpected financial expenses (32%) in 2019, according to data released today by Eurostat, the statistical service of the EU. Cyprus and Greece this rate is