COVID-19

Revised Protocol for the discharge of coronavirus close contacts from mandatory restriction

In the framework of the continuous monitoring of the new data that emerge, following a recommendation of the Scientific Advisory Committee on Coronavirus, the protocol for the discharge of the close contacts of the cases...
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Ministry of Health Announcement – Differentiation of protocol for tracking COVID-19 cases in Schools

In the context of the detection of coronavirus cases, the Epidemiological Surveillance and Infectious Diseases Control Unit of the Ministry of Health has identified transmission chains in school units. Increased incidents in schools can spread...
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Epidemiological risk assessment of countries concerning COVID-19, dated 5/4/2021, Active as of April 8th, 2021

Following a decision of the Council of Ministers, on 18 February 2021, regarding the Action Plan for the gradual resumption of flights and the re-opening of airports, the Epidemiological Monitoring Unit of the Ministry of Health...
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Passengers holding a vaccination certificate from the Republic of Cyprus will not be subjected to self-isolation and mandatory testing upon arrival in Cyprus

The Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works has announced that following a decision by the Council of Ministers, as of 1 April 2021 here all passengers who have been vaccinated for COVID-19 and hold a...
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New Measures announcement by the Minister of Health, Mr. Constantinos Ioannou

As per Minister of Health’s announcement today here in Greek, which we have unofficially translated: “The Council of Ministers has been informed of the epidemiological data as they have been in Cyprus in recent weeks following...
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Over 19,000 appointments for individuals with Diabetes Mellitus and Severe Obesity – Simplified appointment procedure for vaccination against COVID-19

The Vaccination Portal has opened 29 March, for individuals with Diabetes Mellitus and Severe Obesity, with a simplified appointment procedure for vaccination against COVID-19. The National Vaccination Plan proceeds on the basis of the planning and availability of...
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Epidemiological risk assessment of countries concerning COVID-19, dated 29/3/2021, effective as of April 1st

Following a decision of the Council of Ministers, on 18 February 2021, regarding the Action Plan for the gradual resumption of flights and the re-opening of airports, the Epidemiological Monitoring Unit of the Ministry of Health...
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Epidemiological risk assessment of countries concerning COVID-19, dated 22/3/2021

Following a decision of the Council of Ministers, on 18 February 2021, regarding the Action Plan for the gradual resumption of flights and the re-opening of airports, the Epidemiological Monitoring Unit of the Ministry of Health...
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Countries epidemiological risk assessment for COVID-19, dated 15/3/2021, Valid from 18/03/2021 – Unofficial translation

Following a decision  HERE the Council of Ministers, dated 18 February 2021, regarding the Action Plan for the gradual resumption of flights and the reopening of airports, the Epidemiological Surveillance Unit of the Ministry of...
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Answers to frequently asked questions about what is changing since March 15 as part of a strategy to lift restrictive measures to contain the pandemic

Please find below an unofficial translation of what changes as of March 15th as issued by the Ministry of Health here in Greek. In addition, the latest decree  issued by the Ministry of Health in Greek is attached...
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COVID-19 – Statement by the Minister of Health Mr. Konstantinos Ioannou -12/03/2021 – Cap for employees down to 25%, Closure of Primary Schools in Limassol, Extension in closure of Gymnasium to March 31st

We have translated unofficially the statement in Greek of the Minister of Health Mr. Konstantinos Ioannou on the update of the measures to combat COVID-19 here in Greek. “The epidemiological data of the last two weeks...
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COVID-19 Announcement – Increased incidence of the British strain of COVID-19 in Cyprus – Reduction of serious incidents by observing the measures

As announced by the Ministry of Health, the British strain of SARS-CoV-2 virus is detected in 25.7% of samples tested in the community of Cyprus. According to specialized tests performed on positive samples sent to...
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COVID-19 – Covid-19 Tracer Application launched – Exposure Notification (CovTracer – EN) – Launch by Ministry of Health and the Deputy Ministry of Research Innovation and Digital Policy

An app launched by the Ministry of Health and the Deputy Ministry of Research Innovation and Digital Policy is now available on Google Play Store and Apple App under the following links: Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=cy.gov.dmrid.covtracer...
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Mandatory weekly check with rapid tests for all teachers and school staff – Strong recommendation for testing for school students

As per Minister of Health Announcement, from the investigation and tracking of the current positive cases of COVID-19, it appears at first sight that, in addition to the intra-family transmission of the virus, there is...
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Country epidemiological risk assessment for COVID-19, dated 27/2/2021

Following a decision of the Council of Ministers, dated 18 February 2021 (here in Greek), regarding the Action Plan for the gradual resumption of flights and the reopening of airports, the Epidemiological Surveillance Unit of...
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Rapid antigen testing for employees and the general population – Testing units 1 March 2021

Aiming at the continuous surveillance of the community and the workplaces, the free programmes of rapid antigen testing of the general population and employees are in progress. For the smooth and safe operation of businesses...
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Decisions of the Minister of Labor, Welfare and Social Insurance regarding the implementation of the Special Plans for the period February 2021

The Ministry of Labor, Welfare and Social Insurance announces that the Decisions of the Minister of Labor, Welfare and Social Insurance regarding the implementation of the Special Plans for dealing with the effects of the...
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Rapid antigen testing for employees and the general population – Testing units 25 February 2021

Aiming at the continuous surveillance of the community and the workplaces, the free programmes of rapid antigen testing of the general population and employees are in progress. For the smooth and safe operation of businesses...
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Rapid antigen testing for employees and the general population – Testing units 19 February 2021

Aiming at the continuous surveillance of the community and the workplaces, the free programmes of rapid antigen testing of the general population and employees are in progress. For the smooth and safe operation of businesses...
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Resumption of flights and reopening of airports with additional security measures decided by the Council of Ministers

The Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works announces that the Council of Ministers has today made the following changes regarding the Action Plan for the gradual resumption of flights and the reopening of airports, which...
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