Economic sentiment improved in July

Cypriot economic sentiment improved in July due to stronger business confidence in services and industry, according to a University of Cyprus index. The Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI-CypERC) increased by 1.4 points compared

On-call weekend clinics launch 9 July 

Authorities are prepping the first hospital outpatient clinics to cater to patients on weekends starting this Saturday, said the Health Ministry. Health Minister Michalis Hadjipantela welcomed the development, noting that the operation

Cyprus July unemployment falls to 5.2%

Seasonally adjusted unemployment in Cyprus fell to 5.2% in July 2021, its lowest level since 2009, continuing a steady decline after having peaked in May at 10.5%, according to Eurostat. A year

Consumer prices rise 4% in July

In July, Cyprus prices rose for the fourth month in a row, as the consumer price index rose 4.04% year-on-year, following a 3.14% increase in June. Transport prices grew 10.12% annually in

Cyprus hopes for tourists in July

Tourism Minister Savvas Perdios is optimistic Cyprus can prevent another disastrous year blighted by coronavirus, despite the island depending solely on the decisions of other countries. Cyprus tourism is in crisis as