Cabinet decides on immediate aid for stricken mountain farmers

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The Council of Ministers on Wednesday to give immediate support to farmers stricken by the recent hail storms in the Troodos mountains that devastated fruit and other crops.

Agriculture Minister Costas Kadis said that cabinet had decided on the immediate payment of 50% of the losses sustained, once applications for compensation are submitted. He expressed the hope that if all goes well, the full sum of the compensation will be paid by the end of September.

“The government is particularly sensitive to the plight of farmers affected by the recent weather and...


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Cabinet decides on immediate aid for stricken mountain farmers


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