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22 September, 2018
 

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1. EU’s migration Commissioner in Nicosia for talks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-s-migration-commissioner-in-nicosia-for-talks

The European Union’s top migration official is on a visit to the Republic of Cyprus, where he will hold discussions with a cabinet subcommittee on dealing with the influx of migrants and refugees...

2. UK parties declare support for Cyprus reunification

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/uk-parties-declare-support-for-cyprus-reunification

The main British political parties, as well as a pro-Cypriot group of MPs, have reiterated their support for the reunification of the island in recent statements addressed to the National Federation of Cypriots in the UK...

3. Cyprus to take initiative on EU migration policy

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-to-take-initiative-on-eu-migration-policy

Cyprus will be stepping up measures to address a recent increase in the flow of refugees and undocumented migrants to the island nation, including putting heads together with other Mediterranean countries...

4. Men sentenced for assaulting billionaire investor

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/men-sentenced-for-assaulting-billionaire-investor

The Famagusta District Court handed down sentences to four men in connection with the beating of Egyptian investor Naguib Sawiris, hours before the stone laying ceremony for the Ayia Napa marina back in 2016...

5. Manafort lawyer blames Cyprus accounts on oligarchs

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/manafort-lawyer-blames-cyprus-accounts-on-oligarchs

Prosecutors described Paul Manafort as a “shrewd” liar and accused him of misleading his tax preparers, banks, and US authorities in claiming that secret accounts did not exist...

6. It «won» the World Cup, but pressure on Moscow remains

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/it-won-the-world-cup-but-pressure-on-moscow-remains

Such successes, however, provide temporary positive publicity and cannot improve the country’s image, nor can they resolve the major issues that are occupying international public opinion. A series of fronts remain open for the Kremlin, the most important being that with the USA....

7. Cyprus wants to rein in ‘passport-selling’ agencies

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-wants-to-rein-in-‘passport-selling-agencies

The Cyprus government has issued strict guidelines aimed at curbing the overt promotion of passports, censuring agencies that explicitly try to lure rich foreign nationals for enrollment in the citizenship-by-investment programme...

8. Treppides Annual event in Moscow

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/treppides-annual-event-in-moscow

K. Treppides & Co Limited is delighted to announce its annual event in Moscow taking place on the 6th of June 2018...

9. Passport scheme could bring ‘Dutch disease’ to Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/passport-scheme-could-bring-‘dutch-disease-in-cyprus

The Fiscal Council is warning that the passports-for-cash scheme could mean that some sectors of the economy could suffer while others grow, a phenomenon known as the Dutch disease...

10. Britons dash to become German before Brexit

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britons-dash-to-become-german-before-brexit

Driven by the prospect of Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union next year, the number of British passport holders who became German citizens jumped by 162 percent last year, Germany’s Federal Statistics Office said on Wednesday...

11. Cyprus tightens vetting for investment-for-passport scheme

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-tightens-vetting-for-investment-for-passport-scheme

In the wake of criticism that it was operating a "passports-for-cash" scheme, Cyprus has toughened up vetting procedures for those investors looking to get their hands on a European Union passport...

12. EasyJet founder wealthiest Cypriot in the UK

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/easyjet-founder-wealthiest-cypriot-in-the-uk

The Sunday Times published the names of 1000 richest people in the UK, with easyJet founder Stelios Hadjioannou topping the list among Cypriots...

13. Some 32% of child asylum seekers are unaccompanied minors

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/some-32-of-asylum-seekers-are-unaccompanied-minors

In 2017, 225 unaccompanied minors applied for asylum in Cyprus making up 32.4% of all asylum applications it received, official EU data showed on Wednesday....

14. Brexit-hit EU staff ditch UK passports

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/brexit-hit-eu-staff-ditch-uk-passports

About one in 10 British civil servants at the European Commission has taken another EU nationality since the Brexit vote, but are nonetheless resigned to scant prospects of future promotion...

15. Cyprus Residency and Citizenship-by-Investment Scheme Remains Appealing to Investors

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-residency-and-citizenship-by-investment-scheme-remains-appealing-to-investors

With more than three decades of presence operating as a leading international advisory services firm, K. Treppides & Co Ltd offers insight into the latest residency and investment trends to impact Cyprus...

16. Cyprus Citizenship and Residency through investment

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-citizenship-and-residency-through-investment

A lot has been said about the investment path to citizenship or residency in Cyprus, often clouding perceptions on all the different issues associated with the programme...

17. Another UK minister bites the dust over immigration

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/another-uk-minister-bites-the-dust-over-immigration

Home Secretary Amber Rudd resigned on Sunday after Prime Minister Theresa May’s government faced an outpouring of indignation over its treatment of some long-term Caribbean residents who were wrongly labelled illegal immigrants...

18. Russian oligarchs could be Cyprus' Achilles heel

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/former-central-banker-says-oligarchs-are-banks-achilles-heel

Former central banker Panicos Demetriades says Cyprus is serving Russian oligarchs at the expense of its credibility abroad while doubting the success story in a tell-all interview with Kathimerini...

19. Cyprus granted protection status to 1300 asylum seekers last year

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-granted-protection-status-to-1300-asylum-seekers-last-year

Of the 175,800 Syrian citizens granted protection status in the EU, more than 70% received protection status in Germany...

20. CNN video peeks at Cypriot EU passports for Russians

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cnn-peeks-at-eu-passports-for-russians-in-cyprus

Cyprus was featured on CNN’s Around The World video section, where special reporter Matthew Chance highlighted the controversial passport scheme which grants citizenship to wealthy foreign nationals....

21. More Russians and Brits get CY passports

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-naturalised-citizens-up-by-40

The biggest group of foreign nationals that obtained Cypriot citizenship in 2016 were Russians, followed by UK nationals, according to Eurostat data that show close to one million foreigners became EU citizens that year....

22. Russian message said 'package has been delivered' before spy attack

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-message-intercepted-saying-package-has-been-delivered-before-spy-poisoning

Yulia and Sergei Skripal are recovering following Novichok attack in Salisbury...

23. Cypriot jihadist does not expect fair trial

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-jihadist-does-not-expect-fair-trial

Two members of the “Beatles of ISIS” squad, one of them of Cypriot origin, say they don’t expect to get a fair trial after being stripped of their British citizenship. ...

24. Paphos holds title for selling land to most foreigners

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/paphos-holds-title-for-selling-land-to-most-foreigners

The booming city of Paphos has managed to defend its title for being at the top of real estate sales to foreign buyers, surpassing Limassol which is a very popular investment destination particularly for Russians. But there is some criticism over some of the tools being used to attract buyers, namely the cash-for-passport scheme....