Asylum seeker returns almost double

Returns of failed asylum seekers this year had exceeded 4,370 and are significantly higher than in 2022 when they were 2,353, Interior Minister Constantinos Ioannou said. On Thursday, he met Nina Gregory,

Tax returns submitted through old system

The online tax statement platform Taxisnet will be open to receive individual and corporate income tax statements for the year 2022 in the coming weeks, according to the Tax Department. Although the

Cyprus to speed up asylum returns

Nicosia is ramping up efforts to tackle the migration crisis, expanding reception centres, speeding up asylum seeker applications, and increasing voluntary returns to 1,000 a month, said Interior Minister Constantinos Ioannou. In

Record number of migrant returns in January

Interior Minister Nicos Nouris said that over 1,170 asylum seekers were returned to their countries of origin in January as Cyprus managed large irregular migrant flows. In a statement, the Interior Minister

‘European champion’ of migrant returns

Cyprus leads the European Union in progressing with migrant returns and readmissions, senior officials in Brussels have said. Internal Affairs Commissioner Ylva Johansson told the Cyprus News Agency that Turkey needs to


Cyprus, Bangladesh deal on migrant returns

Interior Minister Nicos Nouris and Bangladeshi counterpart Asaduzzaman Khan have secured an agreement on migrant returns. During their meeting in New Delhi, the two ministers discussed ways of bilateral cooperation on migration


Cyprus hoping to seal migrant returns

Cyprus is trying to reach agreements for the return of migrants, especially from the Congo, said Interior Minister Nicos Nouris. He discussed the return of migrants with DISY leader and presidential candidate