List of companies of Cyprus

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Location of Cyprus

Cyprus is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean and the third largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean. It is located south of Turkey, west of Syria and Lebanon, northwest of Israel and Palestine, north of Egypt, and southeast of Greece.

Cyprus is a major tourist destination in the Mediterranean.[1][2][3] With an advanced,[4] high-income economy and a very high Human Development Index,[5][6] the Republic of Cyprus has been a member of the Commonwealth since 1961 and was a founding member of the Non-Aligned Movement until it joined the European Union on 1 May 2004.[7] On 1 January 2008, the Republic of Cyprus joined the eurozone.

Notable firms[edit]

This list includes notable companies with primary headquarters located in the country. The industry and sector follow the Industry Classification Benchmark taxonomy. Organizations which have ceased operations are included and noted as defunct.

     Active firms
     State-owned firms
     Defunct firms

Name Industry Sector Headquarters Founded Notes
ASBIS Technology Computer hardware Limassol 1990 Hardware and electronics
Austrian Lloyd Ship Management Industrials Industrial transportation Limassol 1991 Shipping
Bank of Cyprus Financials Banks Nicosia 1899 Bank
Celestyal Cruises Consumer services Travel & leisure Limassol 1986 Cruise line
Central Bank of Cyprus Financials Banks Nicosia 1963 Central bank
Cyprus Airways Consumer services Travel & leisure Nicosia 1947 National airline, defunct 2015
Cyprus Development Bank Financials Banks Nicosia 1963 Bank
Cyprus Internet Exchange Telecommunications Telecommunications Nicosia 1999
Cyprus Mail Consumer services Media Nicosia 1945 Cyprus English newspaper
Cyprus Mines Corporation Basic materials Basic resources Nicosia 1916 Mining, acquired in 1979
Cyprus Popular Bank Financials Banks Nicosia 1901 Bank, defunct 2013
Cyprus Stock Exchange Financials Financial services Nicosia 1996 Exchange
Cyprus Weekly Consumer services Media Nicosia 1979 Cyprus English newspaper
CYTA Telecommunications Fixed line telecommunications Nicosia 1961 Cyprus Telecommunications Authority
Electricity Authority of Cyprus Utilities Electricity Nicosia 1952
Eurofast Financials Financial services Nicosia 1987 Accounting
Hellenic Bank Financials Banks Nicosia 1976 Bank
Imperio Properties Financials Real estate Limassol 2003 Real estate development
IronFX Financials Financial services Limassol 2010 Trading, financial services
Kaisis Motor Company Consumer goods Automobiles Nicosia 1973 Vehicles
KEO Consumer goods Food & beverage Limassol 1927 Beverage company
Leon Beer Consumer goods Food & beverage Nicosia 1937 Brewery
Leptos Estates Financials Real estate Paphos 1960 Property development, real estate
METRO Foods Trading Consumer services Retail Nicosia 1982 Supermarket
Moufflon Publications Consumer services Media Nicosia 1967 Independent press
Petrolina Oil & gas Oil & gas producers Larnaca 1959
Pevex Management Financials Financial services Nicosia 2008 Financial services
PrimeTel PLC Telecommunications Fixed line telecommunications Nicosia 2003
SAT-7 Consumer services Media Nicosia 1995 International Christian satellite television
Telepassport Telecommunications Telecommunications Fixed line telecommunications Nicosia 2002
TeleTrade Financials Financial services Nicosia 1994 Financial services
TFI Markets Financials Financial services Nicosia 1999 Financial services
Universal Life Financials Insurance Nicosia 1970 Insurance
Wargaming Technology Software Nicosia 1998 Games developer
Woolworths Consumer services Retail Nicosia 1950

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Lesley Pender; Richard Sharpley (2005). The Management of Tourism. SAGE. p. 273. ISBN 978-0-7619-4022-7. 
  2. ^ Richard Sharpley (16 May 2012). Tourism Development and the Environment: Beyond Sustainability?. Routledge. p. 296. ISBN 978-1-136-57330-9. 
  3. ^ Sharpley, Richard; Telfer, David John (2002). Tourism and Development: Concepts and Issues. Channel View Publications. p. 334. ISBN 978-1-873150-34-4. 
  4. ^ "World Economic Outlook Database May 2001". International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 28 June 2011. 
  5. ^ "Country and Lending Groups". World Bank. Archived from the original on 18 March 2011. Retrieved 11 May 2010. 
  6. ^ "Human Development Index (HDI)–2011 Rankings". United Nations Development Programme. Retrieved 4 November 2011. 
  7. ^ "The Non-Aligned Movement: Background Information". Non-Aligned Movement. 21 September 2001. Retrieved 19 January 2010.