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Cyprus enters new phase of measures’ relaxations

Cyprus enters on Friday a new phase of easing of COVID restrictions and the decree by the Health Ministry is already published in the Government`s Gazette.

Citizens are allowed to be outside until 3 in the morning if they are …

Crossing points reopen as Covid epidemiological situation in Cyprus improves

Crossing points to and from the government-controlled areas opened on Friday, following over a year of inactivity due to measures in place to contain the Covid pandemic.

The reopening of the crossing points was agreed by the Cyprus President Nicos …

Cyprus reports one death and 53 COVID cases on Thursday, 58 patients in hospital

Cyprus` Health Ministry announced on Thursday the death of one person and 53 new COVID cases, brining total of deaths to 362 and total of cases to 72,626. At the same time the Ministry said that 58 patients are in …

Do you know these men? Detectives release images as investigation into Hyde Park stabbing continues

One of the images being released that officers hope will help to identify those involved
Detectives have released a series of images showing individuals they wish to speak to in relation to a stabbing in Hyde Park on Tuesday, 1 …

Man charged with 2020 murder in Islington

Detectives investigating the murder of Takieddine ‘Taki’ Boudhane have charged a man.

Taki was a 30-year-old Algerian national living in London. He was fatally stabbed on Lennox Road in Finsbury Park on the evening of 3 January 2020.

Nathan Smith, …

If Cyprus is intransigent on tax, the G7 should sign up themselves

Cyprus has dared to swim against the tide of sentiment running to all corners of the globe that multinational firms should pay a fairer share of tax.

The island nation’s threat to block EU officials from signing up to Joe …

Britain records 5,274 new COVID cases, highest daily figure since March

Britain recorded 5,274 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, its highest daily total since March 26, Public Health England said, adding there had been 18 more deaths within 28 days of a positive test.

A total of 39,758,428 people have received …

US President supports a BBF solution in Cyprus, expresses concern over Varosha

US President, Joe Biden, has assured his Cypriot counterpart, Nicos Anastasiades, that his country supports a Cyprus settlement, on the basis of a bizonal, bicommunal federation, in accordance with UN Security Council resolutions and that the US administration will continue …

Crossing points reopen Friday morning, 5,000 AstraZeneca vaccines to Turkish Cypriots

Crossing points from and to the government controlled areas of the Republic will reopen on Friday morning at 0800 am, CNA has learnt.

Meanwhile, at 0830 am 5,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine will be delivered to the Turkish Cypriot …

President Anastasiades ready to meet with Turkish Cypriot leader to discuss Cyprus problem and CBMs

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades expressed on Thursday his readiness to meet at any time with Turkish Cypriot leader Ersin Tatar, to discuss with him the Cyprus problem and the confidence building measures (CBMs) which Anastasiades has suggested.

Anastasiades and Tatar …