DP World Limassol saw record cruise ship calls in October, welcoming 31 cruises and around 48,000 passengers to the island. This was the company’s best-ever monthly performance since taking over the cruise terminal operation in 2017. Cruise passengers got
Last year was pivotal for the General Healthcare System, with over 800,000 patients visiting a GP, said the Health Insurance Organisation (HIO) that runs the GHS. “Gradually emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic,
Rhapsody of the Seas was the first cruise liner to dock at the new Ayia Napa Marina, carrying 3,000 passengers and crew. Transport Minister Yiannis Karousos and Shipping Minister Vassilis Demetriades welcomed
A surge in COVID-19 cases, powered by Omicron subvariants, has pushed authorities to require a 24-hour rapid test for visiting hospitals and nursing homes. On Thursday, the cabinet approved more measures to
More than 100,000 people have visited the fenced-off area of Varosha since the Turkish Cypriot side unilaterally opened part of the abandoned town’s beachfront in October despite international condemnation. According to Turkish
Apart from lockdowns in Limassol and Paphos, the government has widened COVID restrictions across Cyprus with a ban on children’s play areas, campsites, conferences, visits to care homes. The government announced local
Cyprus is to allow free access to all its museums “very soon” with new regulations that will be fast-tracked for a quick parliament vote, boosting visits and upgrading the overall tourism package.