COVID19: Alarm at vaccinated elderly in ICUs

Health authorities are anxious over the steady increase of fully vaccinated older adults contracting COVID-19 and landing in ICUs while the booster shot rollout lags. According to Health Ministry data released on

COVID19: Two deaths as hospitalisations climb

Cyprus reported two deaths attributed to Covid-19 on Wednesday, as new infections dropped to 143, but hospitalisations continued to rise to 64. The ministry said in its daily Covid bulletin that the

Top Turkish Cypriot politician denies sex tape

The Turkish Cypriot ruling coalition leader, Ersan Saner, has denied involvement in a ‘sex tape’ making the rounds on social media, claiming he has been set up. Saner’s National Unity Party (UBP)

Cyprus FM in Moscow visit

The Cyprus problem and prospects for a resumption of stalled UN-backed talks under Turkish hostility will be on the agenda when Cypriot Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides meets his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov,


COVID19: Cyprus case fatality rate remains low

Cyprus’ case fatality rate due to COVID-19 is 0.46%, while the healthcare cost for the pandemic hit €100 mln, said Christis Loizides, Executive Head of State Health Services Organization (SHSO). Loizides said