Prices rose 4.4% in October

The Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) rose by an annual 4.4% in October, following an upward trajectory for the eighth consecutive month triggered mainly by energy prices. According to data released

October registered unemployed dips 65%

The number of registered unemployed saw a big annual drop of 65% in October from 31,487 in 2020, attributed mainly to a thriving hotel, tourism and hospitality sectors, the Statistical Service reported

Flu shots to start early October

The Health Ministry announced it would start administering the flu vaccine for vulnerable groups from early October. The aim is to promptly protect the vulnerable and elderly from seasonal infections ahead of

Building permits declined 15.5% in October

Construction activity declined in October with approved building permits dropping 15.5% to 583 from 690 in the previous month of 2020, although Nicosia and Famagusta districts made gains. According to official data