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by Paphos Life
Wed Jun 26, 2024 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Thursday set to be a scorcher as new yellow warning issued
Replies: 1
Views: 298

Thursday set to be a scorcher as new yellow warning issued

<r>The Department of Meteorology issued a yellow warning for high temperatures which will come into effect on Thursday. It said that inland maximum temperatures are expected to rise to 41 degrees Celsius and around 33 degrees in the higher mountains. The warning will be valid between 11 a. m. and 5 ...
by Paphos Life
Mon Apr 29, 2024 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Fewer than 20 voters for elections in seven villages
Replies: 1
Views: 418

Fewer than 20 voters for elections in seven villages

<r>Seven villages with fewer than twenty voters are set to take part in upcoming mayoral and community council member elections, the general registrar announced on Monday. The number of registered voters in most of these communities consists of fewer than ten people, the electoral rolls indicate. Th...
by Paphos Life
Mon Apr 29, 2024 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Concerns mount over Paphos road project setbacks
Replies: 22
Views: 3028

Concerns mount over Paphos road project setbacks

<r>The problems and delays in implementing the first phase of the new Paphos-Polis Chrysochous road were discussed with the Minister of Transport, Communications, and Works by the Vice President of DIKO and Paphos MP, Chrysanthos Savvides, a few days after the parliamentary Transport Committee&r...
by Paphos Life
Sun Apr 21, 2024 5:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Windscreen wiper swipers target supermarkets
Replies: 3
Views: 782

Windscreen wiper swipers target supermarkets

<r>Paphos residents and visitors fear an increase in windscreen wiper thieves, operating in groups across supermarket parking lots in the area. According to posts on social media and previous reports in the Cyprus Mail the problem has been going on for almost six years. It appears from Paphos Chat g...
by Paphos Life
Sun Apr 21, 2024 5:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Obsolete swimming pool laws poised to change
Replies: 5
Views: 1195

Obsolete swimming pool laws poised to change

<r>Will be met with huge relief from smaller development complexes Following years of complaints and concerns regarding the outdated and unworkable regulations on public and some private swimming pools in Cyprus, the obsolete laws are on the brink of change. So tough have the regulations been that m...
by Paphos Life
Thu Apr 11, 2024 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Two injured and three wanted after Paphos punch-up over Social Media Like
Replies: 0
Views: 715

Two injured and three wanted after Paphos punch-up over Social Media Like

<r>Two men have been injured and the police are looking for three more after a fight broke out in the Paphos village of Kissonerga over a like on social media on Wednesday night. <br/> <br/> <br/> ...<br/> <br/> <URL url="https://www.paphoslife.com/news/two-injured-and-three-wanted-after-paphos-punc...
by Paphos Life
Fri Mar 15, 2024 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Paphos Carnival Tomorrow at 3:30PM!
Replies: 0
Views: 1056

Paphos Carnival Tomorrow at 3:30PM!

<r>Tomorrow, Saturday the 16th March, the Carnival comes to Paphos. With a Halloween Theme, it will start at 3:30PM at the WW2 Memorial, with activities starting at 2:30PM. <br/> ...<br/> <br/> <URL url="https://www.paphoslife.com/news/paphos-carnival-2024-tomorrow"><s>[url=https://www.paphoslife.co...
by Paphos Life
Fri Mar 15, 2024 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Warnings to public on Green Monday
Replies: 0
Views: 1169

Warnings to public on Green Monday

<r>Authorities have issued several advisories aimed at promoting safety and environmental conservation during Green Monday celebrations next week. The department of civil aviation has urged the public to refrain from flying kites &ndash; traditional on Green Monday &ndash; or drones near Lar...
by Paphos Life
Mon Feb 26, 2024 3:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: New Bus Station Finally Opens!
Replies: 5
Views: 1464

New Bus Station Finally Opens!

<r>Pafos Buses today announced that the new bus stations at Kato Pafos and Tomb of the Kings were now open, and that the temporary Harbour station is closed. <br/> ...<br/> <br/> <URL url="https://www.paphoslife.com/news/new-bus-open"><s>[url=https://www.paphoslife.com/news/new-bus-open]</s>Read the...
by Paphos Life
Tue Feb 13, 2024 7:50 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Decision on energy bill hikes go down to the wire
Replies: 2
Views: 601

Decision on energy bill hikes go down to the wire

<r>Speculation was ongoing on Monday as to the fate of consumers regarding electricity costs as deliberations between the electricity authority (EAC) and the energy regulatory authority (Cera) continued. Speaking to the state broadcaster CyBC, Energy Minister George Papanastasiou sought to address c...
by Paphos Life
Mon Feb 12, 2024 10:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Tipping point for waiting staff
Replies: 4
Views: 847

Tipping point for waiting staff

<r>It&rsquo;s a misconception that service charges on bills go towards staff wages In the tourist haven of Cyprus, tipping at bars and restaurants isn&rsquo;t as straightforward as it might seem, but rather a juxtaposition of discretion and tradition. Shaped by a law from 1968 that links ser...
by Paphos Life
Wed Jan 31, 2024 8:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Today's weather: Stormy, orange warning in place
Replies: 3
Views: 545

Today's weather: Stormy, orange warning in place

<r>Weather system &lsquo;Avgi&rsquo; continues to affect the island on Wednesday with rains, isolated storms and snowfall expected in the mountains. Hail is also likely and snow may at times be heavy. Frost is expected in foothills and highlands. An orange warning remains in place until 10pm...
by Paphos Life
Thu Jan 25, 2024 8:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Paphos child drives car into tree and ditch
Replies: 0
Views: 592

Paphos child drives car into tree and ditch

<r>A 12-year-old from Paphos was injured on Thursday after driving a car into a ditch and then a tree, after which the car ended up on its roof. Paphos police&rsquo;s assistant operations director Michalis Nikolaou said the child was driving a saloon car from the village of Emba towards Tala<br/...
by Paphos Life
Tue Jan 23, 2024 4:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: e150 million upgrades for Polis Chrysochous
Replies: 1
Views: 487

e150 million upgrades for Polis Chrysochous

<r>Polis Chrysochous is to spend &euro;150 million on upgrades to the town&rsquo;s infrastructure, Mayor Yiotis Papachristofi said on Tuesday. Planned upgrades include to the town&rsquo;s sewerage system, upgrades to the Latsi harbour, the residential centres of Polis Chrysochous and nei...
by Paphos Life
Thu Jan 18, 2024 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Tourist arrivals at pre-pandemic levels
Replies: 2
Views: 527

Tourist arrivals at pre-pandemic levels

The tourist arrivals are close to the 2019 record, as visits exceeded 3. 8 million, according to the announcement yesterday by the Statistical Service. As reported, the total tourist arrivals for 2023 reached 3,845,652, compared to 3,201,080 during the corresponding period in 2022, marking a double-...
by Paphos Life
Mon Jan 15, 2024 7:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Traffic cameras for Paphos
Replies: 0
Views: 16006

Traffic cameras for Paphos

<r>Starting from January 22, the traffic surveillance system in Paphos will be extended with the operation of 16 fixed cameras at five locations. The extended operation aims to reduce severe and fatal road collisions, according to a statement released by traffic police on Monday. Specifically, four ...
by Paphos Life
Mon Jan 15, 2024 1:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Paphos Municipality initiates water supply disconnects for unpaid bills
Replies: 2
Views: 12785

Paphos Municipality initiates water supply disconnects for unpaid bills

<r>Starting today, the Water Board of the Municipality of Paphos will begin disconnecting water supply to households or other entities with unpaid accounts. According to the announcement from the Municipality of Paphos, for the convenience of the public, the bill can be paid online through the offic...
by Paphos Life
Sun Jan 07, 2024 12:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Paphos Carnival Date And Theme Announced
Replies: 0
Views: 103368

Paphos Carnival Date And Theme Announced

The 2024 Paphos Carnival will take place on March 16th and have a Halloween theme, the municipality has announced.
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by Paphos Life
Wed Jan 03, 2024 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Masks and mandatory tests following Covid 'outbreak'
Replies: 24
Views: 541198

Masks and mandatory tests following Covid 'outbreak'

<r>Negative Covid tests and mask use will be mandatory in nursing homes, hospitals, outpatient clinics, dentists, and facilities for vulnerable groups, a meeting of the Covid-19 scientific advisory committee with Health Minister Popi Kanari decided on Wednesday. The measures are set to be ratified a...
by Paphos Life
Sat Dec 30, 2023 8:20 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Polis Chrysochous promises revamped town in 2024
Replies: 0
Views: 61902

Polis Chrysochous promises revamped town in 2024

<r>With &euro;100 million spent on projects across Polis Chrysochous this year, the town&rsquo;s mayor, Yiotis Papachristofis, said residents would be reaping a host of benefits after what he described as a productive year. The two major projects the municipality undertook in 2023 were the s...