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In 2018, 46% of the EU population lived in flats, 26.6% in Cyprus

In 2018, 46% of the EU population lived in flats, while a small majority of people lived in houses, according to data released today by Eurostat, the statistical service of the EU. In the EU, just over one third (35%)

Data indicate second phase of lifting COVID-19 measures in Cyprus can go ahead, Tsioutis tells CNA

The data so far indicate that the second phase of lifting the measures imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus can take place, Lecturer of Internal Medicine & Infection Prevention and Control at the European University of Cyprus, and member

Plane carrying medical equipment to Cyprus diverted to Moscow after Turkey refuses entry in its airspace

Turkey did not allow an aircraft carrying medical equipment from China to Cyprus to fly over its airspace.

Transport Minister Yiannis Karousos told CNA that Turkey did not give the pilot permission to enter the Turkish airspace before reaching Cyprus. …

One third of deaths in Cyprus in 2018 due to diseases of circulatory system

Approximately one third of deaths reported in Cyprus in 2018, which amounted to 5,963, stemmed from diseases of the circulatory systems, according to data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service (Cystat).

Total deaths recorded including Cypriot residents and non-residents, amounted …

Detectives are appealing for information regarding the welfare of a woman who was seen in distress in Haringey.

Police were called at 23:55hrs on Monday, 11 May to New River Avenue, N8 to reports that a woman may have been forced into a small dark coloured car before being driven away.

Officers attended but there was no trace …

The Lazaridis Family Foundation donates 8.5 million dollars to help hospitals in Waterloo region of Canada

The Mike and Ophelia Lazaridis Family Foundation has provided an $8.5-million series of gifts to three Waterloo region hospitals and the South Bruce Grey Health Centre that has strengthened their ability to respond quickly and effectively to the COVID-19 pandemic,

No empty seats under EU plans to get planes back in sky

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Airlines will not have to leave seats empty, but passengers flying in the European Union will have to wear masks on planes and in airports under plans to revive the travel industry.

The European Commission made the …

Parikiaki story makes front cover news in the Evening Standard

The Parikiaki story on the UK Cypriot couple Alex and Olivia whose wedding day was going to take place on Sunday  but instead Olivia a nurse was at work helping save lives made front page news in the standard.

UK Cypriot shows his support to the NHS

UK Cypriot owned shop Potters Heel Bar that has been over 30 years in Potters Bar High Street  shows its support to the NHS.

The shop owned by UK Cypriot Kyri Georgiou who specialises in shoe repairs, locksmith and engraving.…

UK Cypriot owned company didofy donates 1,000 protective visors

Family-run pushchair company, didofy, has contributed to the UK’s  efforts in the ongoing fight against against Covid-19 by making and donating 1,000 protective visors.

The company is showing its support by donating the essential product to frontline health workers, including …