House prices climbed 5.9% in Q1

The House Price Index (HPI) recorded a 5.9% annual increase for the first three months of 2023, marking its fifth consecutive quarterly growth, according to a preliminary estimate by the Cyprus Statistical


Economic sentiment improves

Εconomic sentiment in Cyprus improved further in January on the back of retail confidence, as the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI-CypERC) increased by 0.9 points from December. According to the Economics Research Centre

Cyprus passport still opens doors

The Cyprus passport is among the most powerful and desirable in the world, according to an index prepared by London-based Henley and Partners. The index is part of Henley and Partners’ Global


Cyprus shoots up foreign investment index

Cyprus has welcomed the 50-place jump on the Greenfield FDI Performance Index, which measures countries’ foreign direct investment attractiveness. It is ranked 18, going up by 50 places compared to 2020 in

Cyprus backslides in corruption fight

Corruption watchdog Transparency International says Cyprus has lapsed in its battle against sleaze, making little progress over a decade, despite recent measures ushered in by Parliament. In Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index