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Paphos seaplane project comes under fire

Plans to build a multi-million Euro tourist project in Paphos including seaplane landing and take-off facilities and a series of recreational developments have come under fire from the Cyprus Antiquities Department.

Transfer of development rights to be aided by new bill

Proposals designed to assist those whose properties are located in environmentally protected areas or that have been affected by public works involve transferring their development rights to another property.

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.

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