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Petrides: Cyprus will profit from the reformed common European asylum system

Petrides: Cyprus will profit from the reformed common European asylum system

Cyprus will benefit from the reform of the Common European Asylum System, as the country has already surpassed its share under the new method of redistribution of asylum seekers, according to Interio [...]

Macau: a world of glitz

THE official ground-breaking ceremony for the much-anticipated casino resort complex that is due to open west of Limassol in 2021 will be held on June 8, and a group of Cypriot journalists were taken [...]

Uncertainty and energy costs the major barriers for investments in Cyprus

Uncertainty, energy costs, regulation, skills and access to finance are the major impediments for future investments in Cyprus according to European Investment Bank (EIB) Survey on Investment and Inv [...]

RICS: Property prices increase in Q4 2017

Property prices in Cyprus increased in the fourth quarter of 2017, as recorded by the the thirty-third publication of RICS’ Cyprus Property Price Index, released Tuesday.According to a press relea [...]

Department seeks help of private appraisers

The Department of Lands and Surveys will soon invite tenders from private property appraisers to take part in efforts to reassess the value of some two million properties at current prices. Limited in [...]

Google and Facebook accused of GDPR violations

As Europe’s new privacy law took effect on Friday, one activist wasted no time in asserting the additional rights it gives people over the data that companies want to collect about them. Austrian Ma [...]

Cyprus’s competitiveness ranking falls, UCY says

The US, Hong Kong, and Singapore were ranked first, second, and third while Venezuela, Croatia, and Brazil took 63rd, 62nd and 61st positions respectively, according to the report. Cyprus fell behind [...]

EC recommendations for Cyprus

The European Commission presented yesterday the 2018 country-specific recommendations (CSRs), setting out its economic policy guidance for Member States for the next 12 to 18 months. EC recommends th [...]

Total applies for a stake in block 8

French energy giant TOTAL applied to the Cyprus government to acquire a stake in block license 8 in the Cypriot Exclusive Economic Zone currently owned by Italy’s ENI.ENI and TOTAL are partners in [...]

Government to limit Golden Visas to 700 a year

Every application will also be subjected to an enhanced due diligence, the PIO said, after the cabinet meeting. The government’s golden visa scheme introduced in the current form in 2014 and amended [...]

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