Cremation law to be re-examined by parliament

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Cremation law to be re-examined by parliament
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The House Interior Committee will be reviewing the law on cremations which was passed in April 2016 but was never implemented.

MPs wish to review the provisions of the law and to proceed with the necessary amendments in order to serve the thousands of foreigners who are permanent residents in Cyprus and whose religious or cultural beliefs call for cremation after death. In the more traditional society of Christian Orthodox Cyprus cremation is still a taboo.

Solon Melas, the representative of licenced funeral home owners has stated that no entrepreneur and funeral house...


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Cremation law to be re-examined by parliament


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