Cyprus

Cypriots have always been great traders. Now the world is their oyster

Cypriots have always been great traders.  Now the world is their oyster

Being a trader is rooted in the genes of most Cypriots. 

Stelios Haji-Ioannou for example created EasyJet – taking on the major European carriers and building one of the largest and most successful airlines in Europe.

The internet is opening up the Cyprus market

The internet is opening up the Cyprus market

The Cypriot market has always had a big degree of protection from the rest of Europe, enabling higher prices and restricted competition.  But the internet changes all that.

Latest Cyprus Internet usage statistics

Latest Cyprus Internet usage statistics

The latest Cyprus Internet usage statistics show continued growth of the Internet in Cyprus.

Selling in Cyprus

Selling in Cyprus

As a British guy trying to sell to businesses in Cyprus, I meet the question of cultural differences regularly. So what are they, and what can you do about it?

Cyprus Business Network - Paphos web site update

Cyprus Business Network - Paphos Web Site Update

Progress is constant!

The Cyprus Business Network - Paphos web site needed a small upgrade to be able to display member's Twitter Tweets, so we took the opportunity to give the whole web site a bit of a makeover too.

Care at Home Cyprus

Care at Home Cyprus

We're delighted to announce our latest new customer web site – Care at Home Cyprus.

Care at Home Cyprus is a Paphos, Cyprus based business specialising in providing a variety of care services to help people live in their own homes longer.

Professional services companies need professional web sites

Professional services companies need professional web sites

Your business web site should be your most powerful marketing tool. It’s the place prospects and clients go to learn about you and your services.

The right web site can have a huge impact on their ultimate purchase decision. Only 3% of 200 buyers surveyed - from companies of all sizes - say a web site has no influence over their purchase decision.

e-commerce opportunity in Cyprus

EU statistics highlight the size of the Cyprus e-commerce opportunity

The European Union (EU) has just published some new statistics highlighting the growth of e-commerce throughout Europe.

These figures show clearly the size of the e-commerce opportunity waiting to be filled in Cyprus. And filled it will be, fast.

Facebook - beware!

Facebook - do you want all your personal details visible to everybody

Social networking is huge and growing every day.

Facebook is now the second largest web site in the world in terms of traffic – second only to Google. And that’s made it an integral part of every online marketing campaign.

So it’s surprising and disturbing when they do something like they’ve just done.

Cyprus internet usage increasing

Cyprus internet usage increasing

Today’s Cyprus Mail is carrying an interesting article describing internet usage in Cyprus.

The headlines are 42 per cent of Cypriots use the internet and of those, 54.3 per cent get online once a day or more. Internet shopping is increasing with the most common purchases being clothes, books, TV’s, computers and travel.