NEWS

Group of Companies Application for the Special Schemes to suspend operations

The Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance would like to inform that an application form for Group of Companies that would like to submit for the special schemes to suspend operation is now available...
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Customer Service by Social Insurance Services within the framework of measures to mitigate the spread of COVID -19

The Social Insurance Services, within the framework of preventive measures to address COVID -19, inform the public that the online application / JCC Smart website for online payment of contributions for February 2020 earnings will...
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Electronic application form for withdrawal, cancellation, replacement of applications submitted to the Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance

The Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance announces that an electronic application form has been placed on www.coronavirus.mlsi.gov.cy for those wishing to withdraw/cancel any application they have submitted for the Special Benefit or Declaration of Information...
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Extension of measures announced by the Labour Ministry to address COVID -19; protect elderly and vulnerable groups

The Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance, within the framework of its emergency response measures to protect the elderly and other vulnerable groups, wishes to inform the public that from Saturday, April 4, 2020,...
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Disinfection procedures for any business providing services to the public

Further to the information provided by the Public Health Services of the Ministry of Health, addressing business with regard to their obligations to limit the spread of coronavirus, the Ministry of Health, in the framework...
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Further Elaboration on the Issuance of Confirmation of Movement of Employee Form

It has been just confirmed by the Ministry of Interior in writing that the following apply when issuing Confirmation of Movement Employee forms: Employees working on a fixed working schedule and travelling to and from their...
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QUBE Events Webinar Series: Crisis Management in Payments – April 8th 🗓

CIBA is pleased to announce their  Partnership with QUBE Events to support the NPF Webinar Series: Crisis Management in Payments – which takes place on 8th of April 2020, from 09:30 – 13:00 (CET). Knowledge exchange and networking...
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Advice on Employee Movement Form A as per today’s discussion with the Ministry of Interior – To be issued Weekly

As per discussion with the Ministry of Interior, we have been now advised that Confirmation of Movement of Employee Form (Form A) needs to be issued on a weekly basis to employees.  
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Ministry of Finance Announcement with regards to the process for Suspension of Loans

The Ministry of Finance has issued clarifications with regards to the process for applying for suspension of loans to financial Institutions which we summarize below: Question 1. Where can the application be found? This form...
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Deputy Shipping Ministry to the President Measures to support Cyprus-flagged ships and Cyprus Shipping

The Deputy Ministry of Shipping has announced measures to support Cyprus-flagged vessels and Cyprus Shipping. The circular can be read here Circular 2020-8 (2020-03-31)
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Amendments on Movement by Exception Application Procedures as issued by the Deputy Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy

The Deputy Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy has announced a number of amendments that we need to bear in mind when it comes to movement outside our homes for exceptional circumstances and which...
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Full Translated Summary of Cyprus Government Support Measures to Mitigate the effects of COVID-19

For your convenience, a full translation of the latest legislation has been translated by PwC. The full document can be found here PwC-direct-tax-update-n-5-2020-english (1) and includes details on: Special Leave Benefit Special Sickness Benefit Special Benefit...
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Central Banker’s Announcement on Credit Facilities by Banks to Businesses and Households

The  Central Bank of Cyprus has issued a circular which provides the banks with extended leeway on criteria for short-term loans and overdraft limits in an effort to assist business and household liquidity. According to...
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Details on the Decree for the suspension of loan installments by the Ministry of Finance

The Parliament has voted measures for the suspension of loan installments which are outlined as follows by the Ministry of Finance: “ The Ministry of Finance welcomes the decision of the Parliament to approve the...
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Exceptions to the “One permission a day” SMS Rule as clarified by the Minister of Health

It has been clarified by the Minister of Health that there are exceptions to the one SMS per day rule which are defined as: Visits to and from Pharmacies Visits for blood donations Visits to...
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Minister of Health to issue new decree under the Quarantine Law Act

A new decree under the Quarantine Law Act will be issued by Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou. In a statement to the press regarding the new measures to be issued, in order to tackle coronavirus, Mr....
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Key points on the Minister of Health’s Decree on March 29th on the special scheme for partial closure of business operations

As per Sunday March 29th Decree of the Ministry of Health, the Special Scheme for Partial Suspension of Businesses was issued. The criteria are as follows: Any company can be included in the plan provided its...
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Expiration of Residence/Work Permits and Affected Persons’ Access to GHS Services

The Health Insurance Organization (HIO) informs non-Cypriot citizens who are legally residents in Cyprus of the following: 1.Existing GHS Beneficiaries’ re-evaluation of the right of access to GHS services on the basis of a valid Residence/Work Permit,...
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Suspension of payment of the VAT in the framework of the support program to address the effects of the virus COVID-19

Under the Value Added Tax (Amending) Law of 2020 (L.24(I)/2020), the right of suspension of the obligation of payment of the VAT is conferred to the persons registered in the VAT Registry, whose specified taxation...
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INFO IATA WORLDWIDE – Entry Restrictions as of 27.03.2020

Please note here below a link from IATA, updating you on the current worldwide travel restrictions:- https://www.iatatravelcentre.com/international-travel-document-news/1580226297.htm
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