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EU approves mass inoculation of 2nd COVID-19 vaccine

January 7, 2021 admin 0

The European Union (EU) on Wednesday approved a second COVID-19 vaccine to be used across the bloc soon after Europe’s medicines regulator issued a positive scientific assessment. The European Commission granted a conditional marketing authorization […]

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Cloudy but mild weather in Cyprus

January 5, 2021 admin 0

It will be mainly clear with cloudy periods and rain over the mountains in Cyprus on Tuesday. Winds will be moderate northeasterly to southeasterly force 3 to 4 over slight seas. Temperatures will rise to […]

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Cyprus to start second phase of vaccinations

January 5, 2021 admin 0

The second phase of Covid-19 vaccinations is expected to start on Friday in Cyprus.   The deputy head of the medical services Olga Kalakouta said vaccines will be administered at primary health care centres across […]

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China, Cyprus vow to strengthen bilateral ties

January 5, 2021 admin 0

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Cypriot Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides here on Monday during a stopover in Cyprus on his official trip to Africa, with the two sides pledging to […]

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EU to start vaccination for COVID-19 next week

December 18, 2020 admin 0

The European Union (EU) will start vaccination for COVID-19 after Christmas, the bloc’s executive chief Ursula von der Leyen announced on Thursday. “It’s Europe’s moment. On 27, 28 and 29 December vaccination will start across […]

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Cavusoglu meets UN’s Lute to for Cyprus talk

December 17, 2020 admin 0

Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced via his twitter account that he met with the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres’ Special Envoy to Cyprus, Jane Holl Lute. Minister Cavusoglu said: “We indicated to Jane Holl […]

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Cash payments after whirlwind damage in Cyprus

December 17, 2020 admin 0

The government has announced immediate financial assistance of 2000euros per home following the whirlwind destruction in Nikitari outside Nicosia. According to CyBC, ten people in Nikitari are currently homeless and being hosted in a Nicosia […]

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Debate on EU strategy for COVID-19 vaccinations

December 17, 2020 admin 0

An EU strategy for COVID-19 vaccinations, that addresses challenges inside and outside the EU, was debated on Wednesday with Commission Vice-President Margaritis Schinas. Vice-President Schinas presented the Commission’s COVID-19 strategy, which is based on the […]