Cyprus Citizenship by Investment
Feel Mediterranean atmosphere
Wonderful climate and a healthy environment
From ancient times Cyprus was called the „island of the sun” because the sun shines for 340 days a year. Its climate is considered one of the healthiest in the world. Infectious diseases are practically unknown. The sun shines continuously and average yearly temperatures rise to 30° C (86° F) . In the summer months Cyprus is a veritable tresor for holidaymakers.
The Cyprus winter is short and mild, with average daytime temperatures around 16°C. However there is a short snow season on the mountains from January to March. In the winter Cyprus offers also good skiing conditions. During winter you can swim even in the sea and within an hour ski in the Troodos Mountains.
The environmental conditions are very good as well. Cyprus population is only 1mln people. There are no large enterprises, which could pollute the environment. Fourty nine Cyprus beaches have been awarded the international certificate of the cleanest „Blue Flag”.
In Cyprus there is one of the lowest crime rate in the European Union. Important thing is that foreigners whatever nationality they are feel at home in Cyprus. Cyprus phenomenon mostly consists in that amazing atmosphere. Foreigners now account for more than 20 percent of the population. This is the second rate in Europe (the first is Luxembourg). Almost all the Cypriots speak English and at a high level at that.
High standard of living
Cyprus has been a member of the European Union since 2004. Since 2008 has been in the Euro Zone. According to GDP per head Cyprus has caught up with Italy. Average lifetime is 81 years by women and 78 years by men. Cyprus has modern Healthcare system.
Perhaps in Cyprus there is one of the best systems of education in the Mediterranean. One can choose Greek, English or even Russian schools. Private English schools provide complete cycle of primary and secondary education in all the big cities of Cyprus
Investments in Cyprus
Significant reserves of natural gas have been found in the Mediterranean offshore in economic area of the Republic of Cyprus. Its production will start in 2017. The revenue of the production considering the small size of Cyprus can make it a really prosperous country and could lead to an increase in property prices.
Many companies from different countries moved their head offices to Cyprus. This is connected with unique atmosphere created there for business and the lowest level of taxes in the EU.