N. PIRILIDES & ASSOCIATES LLC is happy to announce new partner, Kyriakos Karatsis
Kyriakos Karatsis is the firm’s newly appointed partner.  Kyriakos is an experienced litigator and is highly involved in complex court litigation, representing numerous clients in a range of civil, corporate and commercial disputes. Kyriakos has also been involved in private arbitration, banking disputes and multiple breaches of contract as well as tort law cases.
Kyriakos has also, throughout his engagement at the firm, effectively handled a plentiful number of family law cases and has gained particular knowledge in land-registry procedures, drafting and reviewing purchase/sale agreements and has dealt with many real-estate cases over the years, ranging from simple acquisitions and sales by individuals to composite big-scale development projects.
Postponement of application of Protocol amending Article 13 “Capital Gains” of the Cyprus – Russia Treaty

Tighter legal framework on money laundering- The Fourth EU Anti Money Laundering Directive

EU publication of tax havens blacklist 05.12.2017

EU publication of tax havens blacklist 23.01.2018

Register of "Cypriot Investment Program Providers"


The Council of Ministers, in an effort to further improve the "Cyprus Investment Program", with its decisions dated 9.1.2018 and 21.5.2018, has proceeded with the establishment of the Supervisory and Control Committee and the creation of a Register of "Cypriot Investment Program Providers".  The Supervisory and Control Committee’s core responsibility was to establish this Register and of course to supervise the providers’ compliance with the relevant code of conduct (The members of the Registry have individual and group responsibilities so as to actively contribute to maintaining and enhancing the integrity of the said Program).

As of 1 August 2018, applications for naturalization purposes may be submitted to the Ministry of the Interior only by service providers registered in the Register.  N. Pirilides & Associates will be attending the relevant seminar/program for registration in the said Register on 20/09/2018.