The Cypriot authorities have promised to pay the tourists in case of detection they have coronavirus infection during his stay on the island. Reported by the Associated Press.
It is expected that the government will cover the costs of foreign citizens for food, medical treatment and accommodation in hospital if they pass a test COVID-19 and the results will be positive. It is noted that their own travelers will have to pay for the taxi ride to the airport and flight home.
In addition, the decision to provide specifically for such tourists the hospital at a hundred places, which will reserve about 200 of the ventilator. In addition, it is planned to allocate accommodation of five hundred rooms for individuals who engage with the infected in close contact.
22 may it was reported that Cyprus eased restrictions on international air travel, introduced nearly three months ago amid pandemic coronavirus, but temporarily refused to accept tourists from Russia and the UK due to the high prevalence of infection.
According to recent reports, Cyprus recorded 939 confirmed cases COVID-19. At the same hospital was discharged 594 patients, 17 carriers of the infection died. Authorities extended a ban on commercial flights in and out of the country almost until the end of may, he released only freight export and some humanitarian flights.
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