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Joint venture in Nicosia to get underway

Earlier today bulldozers moved in to a military camp in Nicosia and started to demolish it in readiness for the re-development of the area in a joint venture between the Republic of Cyprus and Qatar.

Owners kept in the dark over the future of their homes

Ongoing problems with their Cyprus homes have resulted in one buyer receiving medical treatment for depression and stress and there are fears that a number of homes may be demolished.

Paphos development plans received with scepticism

Perhaps not surprisingly, the grandiose plans for the development of the western coast of Paphos have been received with some scepticism by the local media.

Russians interested in Paphos tourist investment

Almost a month ago a Russian investment group approached the Mayor of Paphos, Savvas Vergas, to present a plan for a number of tourist developments of the town.

Paradise Hills buyers face uncertain future

Residents of the unfinished Paradise Hills estate built by MDB properties in the Paphos village of Marathounda may lose their homes as the Bank of Cyprus has rejected a rescue plan.

Cyprus: a concrete jungle

Cyprus is rapidly losing soil through urban sprawl and dominating touristic infrastructure intensity and is under enormous land use pressure according to a recently published EU soil quality report.

Ambitious plans to change the face of Larnaca

The Larnaca town tourism board has announced plans to attract more visitors through a number of significant development projects over the next five years.

Tala homes slipping down hillside

Cyprus has a long experience of landslides and houses damaged by landslips can be seen in Pissouri, Kinousa and Polemi. Fourteen homes in Tala seem to be the latest victims.

Major improvements to Cyprus town planning

Plans to overhaul of the Cyprus Town Planning and Housing department to support the social and economic development of the Island have been announced by Interior Minister Neoklis Sylikiotis.

Larnaca marina development to start in January

The Larnaca port and marina development is anticipated to start in January 2012, which along with other improvements should improve the attractiveness of the town as a tourist destination.

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