Thu, 24 June 2021
There's been a spike in cases of the Delta variant of the coronavirus, and young Cypriots are shunning the chance to get vaccinated; Cyprus' first 'sustainable park' is planned for Nicosia; we meet a musician who has emerged from lockdown with a new album that reflects on society and who we are.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_25th_June_2021.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 4:13am EDT
Wed, 16 June 2021
Serious lead pollution has been found near Larnaca Salt Lake; the Chamber of Commerce explains its call for a deferment of the implementation of the single-use plastics directive; and you're invited to "re-discover your food" on Sunday
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_18th_June_2021.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 8:57am EDT
Wed, 9 June 2021
It's been on the cards for several years, but Cyprus businesses are asking for more time to implement the ban on single use plastic; the Health Ministry backtracks on which vaccinations are available to non-GESY patients
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_11th_June_2021.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 4:40am EDT
Thu, 3 June 2021
16 months after closing, the crossings between north and south Cyprus open today; we discuss voting trends in the wake of the parliamentary elections; and fewer women MPs is a blow for gender equality.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_4th_June_2021.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 6:00am EDT