Cyprus Property News

Cyprus MP Irini Charalambidou on Thursday demanded answers from the government after Reuters named relatives and allies of Cambodia's leader who...[full story]
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Non-performing loans (NPLs) rose for a second consecutive month in May amounting to €8.05 billion with non-performing exposures (NPEs) dropping by...[full story]
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Reuters has investigated the link between Cambodia and Cyprus as part of a larger exposé into how relatives and allies of Cambodia's leader, Hun Se,...[full story]
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A bill to regulate Airbnb-style short-term rentals moved a step closer following meetings between the heads of Airbnb and booking.com and the Deputy...[full story]
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Cyprus property sales have fallen significantly following the introduction of stricter criteria for acquiring passports in May highlighting the real...[full story]
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The rise in property sales during September was led by local and overseas buyers from the EU who between them purchased 47 (10%) more properties than...[full story]
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September saw a small rise in Cyprus property sales compared to the corresponding month last year according to the latest figures released by the...[full story]
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Around half a million Polish homeowners with Swiss franc loans have won their case in the European Court of Justice, which has ruled they can ask the...[full story]
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The RICS Cyprus Property Price Index for the second quarter of 2019 reports that residential prices for houses and apartments increased by 1.2% and...[full story]
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Cyprus News

British tourist jailed for 30 months for Ayia Napa assault
The Larnaca-Famagusta Criminal Court on Thursday jailed a 23 year old British tourist for two and a half years after he pleaded guilty to assault and causing grievous bodily...
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Cyprus’ first natural birth clinic at Limassol hospital
The inauguration of Cyprus’ first natural birth clinic took place on Thursday at Limassol Hospital as part of a national campaign to decrease caesarean deliveries. Cyprus has the highest rate...
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Cyprus opposition wants to know how Cambodian elite got passports
Opposition parties in Cyprus on Thursday called on the government to explain how relatives and allies of Cambodia’s leader acquired Cypriot passports under a secretive investment for citizenship scheme. A...
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Cruise ships in French waters agree to pollute less
The main cruise ship operators in French waters have agreed on measures to limit pollution caused by their vessels, including hooking up to the power grid instead of keeping their...
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Rain, hail and power cuts (live picture)
Heavy rain accompanied in places by hail have fallen in parts of Cyprus, while some areas are experiencing power cuts. Lakatamia in the Nicosia district is experiencing adverse weather while...
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Syria’s Assad says will respond to Turkish aggression on any part of country 
Syria will respond to a Turkish aggression on any part of its territory with “all legitimate means” available, President Bashar al-Assad said on Thursday according to state media. The comments...
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Psychologist of British teen accused of falsely claiming gang rape to testify via teleconference
Paralimni district court on Thursday allowed the UK-based psychologist of a British teenager accused of falsely claiming she was gang raped by 12 Israeli tourists in Cyprus in July to...
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Elijah Cummings, head of U.S. House oversight panel probing Trump, has died
U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings, one of the most influential Democrats in Congress and a key figure in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, died on Thursday at age 68....
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Paphos setting up cultural development organisation
Paphos Mayor Phedon Phedonos on Thursday announced the establishment of a cultural development organisation which will also run the town’s cultural venues. The president and members of the board of...
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News From Cyprus Mail

Dentists still out of Gesy
DENTISTS’ participation in the National Health Scheme (Gesy) is still up in the air, their association said on Thursday. In a statement, the association said their understanding is that in...
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Turkey, US agree ceasefire in northeast Syria
Turkey has agreed to a five-day ceasefire in northeast Syria to allow for withdrawal of Kurdish forces, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday after talks with Turkish President...
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Turkey’s operation in northern Syria splits Germany’s migrant communities
Turkey’s military offensive in neighbouring Syria is raising tensions among Germany’s large Turkish, Kurdish and Syrian Arab communities, who are bitterly divided over the operation and have made conflicting demands...
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HIO staff ‘could get inpatient care through the state’ but want private coverage (Update)
STAFF from the Health Insurance Organisation (HIO) will be going on a two-hour strike on Friday as an expression of their grievances relating to their medical coverage. In a statement,...
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Akinci insults and threats’ probe underway
ASSOCIATES of Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci on Thursday handed over to authorities in the north a file with information on insults and death threats made against him on social...
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Ministry sticks to ‘no comment’ in Cambodia investment for passport scheme
THE government said on Thursday it does not comment on isolated cases concerning the investment-for-citizenship programme after it emerged that close relatives of Cambodia’s leader acquired Cypriot passports under the...
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Taking photos by intuition
As part of the ‘Months of Photography Paphos’ series of events, an exhibition entitled ‘Intuition’ is coming up. It began in 2018 as a photography workshop introduced by Elias Georgiades...
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Court upholds demolition order for private Paphos chapel
THE Supreme Court has rejected an appeal against the demolition of a chapel in Paphos built by a man on private land as an offering related to his daughter’s health,...
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Beware of road works
A section of the Paphos-Limassol motorway will be closed in both directions on October 24 due to maintenance of the roadside lighting, the Public Works Department announced on Thursday. The...
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Cyprus Upcoming Events

Date: Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 Time: 20:00 District: Limassol Venue: Rialto Category: Theater
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Date: Sunday, December 1st, 2019 Time: 10:00 - 12:00 District: Nicosia Venue: Athalassa Park Categories: Charity | Outdoor Activities | Sport
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Date: Monday, November 25th, 2019 Time: 20:00 - 21:00 District: Nicosia Venue: Pallas Category: Music
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Date: Friday, November 15th, 2019 to Sunday, November 24th, 2019 Time: 20:30 (Sun:18:30) District: Nicosia Venue: Theatro Dentro Category: Theater
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Date: Saturday, November 9th, 2019 Time: 22:00 - 03:00 District: Larnaca Venue: Savino Live Category: Music
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Date: Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 to Sunday, November 17th, 2019 Time: 20:30 (Sun:18:30) District: Limassol Venue: Technohoros ETHAL Category: Theater
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Date: Sunday, November 3rd, 2019 to Monday, November 11th, 2019 Time: 20:30 (Sun:18:30) District: Nicosia Venue: ARTos Cultural and Research Foundation Category: Theater
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Date: Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 to Sunday, November 3rd, 2019 Time: 10:15 - 20:00 District: Nicosia Venue: Michail Paridi 2 Category: Literature
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Date: Friday, November 1st, 2019 to Sunday, December 8th, 2019 Time: 20:30 District: Nicosia Venue: Center of Art and Culture - Korai 1 Category: Theater
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