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Chinese investor interest grows

Chinese investors are attracted to Cyprus due to the offer of passports and a recovering economy and are catching up with Russian investors when it comes to Cypriot passports.

Revised citizenship scheme approved

The Cyprus government has approved a revised citizenship-by-investment scheme designed to further encourage investments in the island’s economy by non-Cypriot businessmen and investors.

Cyprus wooing Thai investors

Cyprus is offering investors from Thailand European Union citizenship for BHT 100 million (approx. €2.5 million) as it expects to raise capital from Thai investors in a number of sectors.

Citizenship scheme raises €2 billion

The ‘Citizenship by Investment’ programme for foreigners has boosted the Cyprus economy by €2 billion from property sales and investments in the country according to an audit services report.

Changes to citizenship for sale scheme

Earlier today the Council of Ministers announced changes to the criteria by which the citizenship for sale scheme is granted to investors following a statement on the subject issued by the Interior Minister last week.

Citizenship for sale reports denied

The Cyprus Interior Minister has rejected press reports that the government is changing the rules for acquiring Cypriot citizenship by foreign investors by reducing the amount for large investments.

Big losers may apply for citizenship

President Nicos Anastasiades has announced that the Cyprus “Citizenship by Investment” programme will be revised to reduce the required minimum investment amount for acquiring Cypriot citizenship to €3 million.

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