15 June 2021
Following the successful Cyprus – India business networking event in May 2019, another exclusive and prestigious event was held where UK-based Indian businesses had an opportunity to meet with the owners and directors of the leading Cypriot companies in financial, funds, legal, tax, corporate services, private wealth, real estate and other areas, and explore the latest business and investment opportunities.
The Cypriot virtual delegation was headed by Ms. Natasa Pilidou, Minister of Energy, Commerce & Industry of the Republic of Cyprus and Mr. Christodoulos Angastiniotis, President of the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The event, titled “Cyprus: The International Island of the European Union”, presented to UK-based Indian companies, banks, private investors and their advisors a range of advantages of Cyprus in the areas of strategic location for regional headquarters and access to Europe, Middle East and Africa’ markets, a very favourable EU tax system for corporations and individuals, financial and fund management services, real estate, as well as opportunities for private investors and their families. There was a special focus on the programmes and incentives introduced by the government of the Republic of Cyprus for international private investors and businesses, in particular Cyprus Investment Funds, Cyprus International Trusts (succession planning) and favourable conditions for IP/technology companies and start-ups.