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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.

Cyprus to host international real estate congress

FIABCI, the International Real Estate Federation, will hold its annual world congress in Cyprus during May 2011 at the Coral Beach Hotel and Resort in Paphos.

Agreement on town-planning development in SBAs

The Republic of Cyprus is heading towards an agreement with the British Sovereign Bases over town-planning development of areas under their sovereignty.

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