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Measures to tackle non-performing loans

The Commission is today proposing an ambitious and comprehensive package of measures to tackle non-performing loans in Europe, capitalising on the significant progress already made in reducing risks in the banking sector.

Permits for new homes down 18 per cent

The number of new homes in Cyprus for which building permits have been issued fell by 18.1 per cent in December 2017 compared to December 2016 according to the Cyprus Statistical Service.

Cyprus passport sales revealed

Following questions raised by Giorgos Perdikis concerning the transparency of the citizenship by investment aka passport for cash scheme the Cyprus News Agency reported the figures on Monday.

Citizenship scheme shrouded in secrecy

Transparency in the ‘Citizenship by Investment Scheme’ aka ‘Golden Visa Program’ aka ‘Passports for Cash Scheme’ will remove the veil of secrecy and silence those accusing Cyprus of trading in naturalisations.

Cyprus plans asset management company

Nearly five years after the troika of Cyprus’ international lenders proposed that the country establish an asset management company to help reduce the high level of NPLs, Cyprus will present plans for an AMC in Brussels next week.

New home building permits up 93 per cent

The number of new homes in Cyprus for which building permits have been issued rose by 93.0 per cent in November 2017 compared to November 2016 according to the Cyprus Statistical Service.

Cyprus house price index falls 0.3 per cent

The Cyprus house price index (HPI) fell by 0.3 per cent in the third quarter of 2017 but rose 0.6 per cent on an annual basis according to a preliminary estimate by the Statistical Service.

Government striving for Title Deeds solution

The Cyprus government is trying to expedite a resolution to the Title Deeds-cum-fraud mess in which people were duped into buying property built on land that the developer had earlier mortgaged to the bank.

New home building permits up 41 per cent

The number of new homes in Cyprus for which building permits have been issued rose by 41.4 per cent in October 2017 compared to October 2016 according to the Cyprus Statistical Service.

Paphos marina appeal upheld

The twenty seven year saga of the Paphos marina continues following a ruling by the Supreme Court that the committee responsible for overseeing the marina tender process is unlawful.

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