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Police slam ‘selfish’ drunk drivers – Cyprus Mail

Police on Sunday lashed out at drunk drivers after two incidents in the early hours they said showed the “complete lack of road safety awareness and lack of respect for other road users” by some drivers. An announcement said that a 30-year old in Nicosia caused an accident in the early hours after which a […]

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Minister: multidimensional strategy aims to cut road accidents – Cyprus Mail

The justice ministry has a multidimensional strategy aimed at the prevention of traffic accidents, minister Ionas Nicolaou said on Saturday. Speaking at the launch of a campaign aimed at providing free training to new drivers of large motorbikes, Nicolaou said a study has also been commissioned on the implementation of a new communication strategy on […]

Source: Minister: multidimensional strategy aims to cut road accidents – Cyprus Mail

Pafos2017 issues parking advisory for Berlin Philharmonic events – Cyprus Mail

Pafos2017 has issued parking guidelines in Kato Paphos for Sunday’s and Monday’s cultural events involving the Berlin Philharmonic. Sunday April 30: Parking’s main entrance from Apostolou Pavlou avenue will be only open to people with free entry passes. Kato Paphos parking will be closed from 10am for people without free entry passes. Members of the […]

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Motor show returns after 5-year wait – Cyprus Mail

THE Motor Show exhibition for new cars, vans and motorcycles will once again open its doors to the public after an absence of five years. The employers’ and industrialists federation (OEV) and the car importers’ association (Semo) announced that the exhibition will be held at the former state fair grounds in Nicosia next week. Taking […]

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Drastic overhaul of police uniforms from May 1 – Cyprus Mail

DRASTIC changes in uniforms in line with modern standards in other European Union countries are being introduced on May 1, police announced in a statement. The uniform changes are part of a broader programme implemented by the Cyprus police over the last two years, based on qualitative research and current bibliography in the field, the […]

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Drivers set to be screened for drugs after the summer – Cyprus Mail

Screening of drivers for being under the influence of drugs will start after the summer as the long-delayed equipment needed is on its way, the state lab confirmed on Tuesday. The bulk of the items have now been ordered after court proceedings delayed their purchase since carrying out the test was passed in February last […]

Source: Drivers set to be screened for drugs after the summer – Cyprus Mail

Traffic the leading cause of noise pollution in Cyprus – Cyprus Mail

An estimated 100 million Europeans are affected by harmful levels of noise pollution with traffic by far the major cause, according to a new assessment published by the European Environment Agency (EEA) on Monday. Cyprus is no exception. More than 400,000 people in Limassol and Nicosia, which were investigated for the research, are regularly exposed […]

Source: Traffic the leading cause of noise pollution in Cyprus – Cyprus Mail