Balconies without a view

Limassol avoided a tragedy this week when a pedestrian, hearing the loud noise from a balcony breaking off a condemned building, jumped away in time and narrowly escaped with scratches and light


Green buildings are an investment necessity 

The path to Sustainable Development through implementing the 17 Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations 2030 Agenda (SDGs) is a reality, impacting society and business development. Two sectors particularly affected by


Ageing buildings need urgent inspection

Cyprus’ older buildings must undergo immediate inspection, while authorities should introduce mechanisms to prevent incidents like the collapse of two balconies in Paphos from happening again. The Scientific and Technical Chamber of


Archbishop denies bulldozing listed buildings

Archbishop Chrysostomos II has denied demolishing four listed buildings surrounding the site of a new cathedral under construction in Nicosia which caused a public outcry. According to letters sent to Nicosia Mayor,