Car sales dip as demand stays high

Cyprus car dealers are coming to terms that the market is frozen, with no prospect of rebooting until the end of the year, as vehicle sales plummet due to a hold up

Man injured in Oroklini car bomb blast

Larnaca police have launched an attempted murder probe after a high-yield explosive device was placed inside the engine of a van that went off while the vehicle was in motion in Oroklini

January car sales plunge 21%

Motor vehicle sales began the new year with a sharp annual decline as total registrations in January dipped 23.3% to 2,633, the Cyprus Statistical Service said. Passenger saloon cars, which represent the

Car scrappage scheme oversubscribed 10-fold

More than 3,000 motorists jumped at the opportunity for a state grant to replace their old banger with an eco-friendlier vehicle in a scrappage incentive scheme. The first phase of a €15

Big response to car scrappage scheme

A scrappage scheme encouraging people to trade in their old banger for a greener vehicle saw 700 applications fly in within the first hours of going online, the Transport Ministry told the

Car sales remain fragile

The total registrations of motor vehicles increased by 1.5% to 22,074 from January to July, up from 21,752 in the same period last year, the Cyprus Statistical Service said. Passenger saloon car

Car sales rise 8% in first five months

Motor vehicle registrations declined by an annual 7.8% in May, although total sales rose by 9.8% in the first five months of 2021, reflecting the improved Covid pandemic outlook. According to the