CYPRUS EVENTS 2021

Ultimate Beneficial Owner Registration

The Cyprus Registrar of Companies starts confirming the ultimate beneficial owners of Cypriot companies in line with the 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive. This process starts on 18 January and must be completed within 6 months, whereupon information will be made public.

18 January 2021

 

EU Industry Days

The latest edition of EU industry days begins across the EU. This event, which features international and local events, is dedicated to industry and innovation.

22-26 February 2021

 

Cyprus Trusts Registry Established

The Cyprus Registrar of Companies will also being work on registering the ultimate beneficial owners of trusts registered in Cyprus. This information will not be made public.

10 March 2021

 

Limassol Carnival

Due to COVID, the 2021 Limassol Carnival Parade has been called off. However, other events will be organised by the Municipality.

13 March 2021

 

Logicom Marathon

COVID permitting, the 21st. Logicom Paphos Marathon will take place on Sunday, 21 March.

21 March 2021

 

5G Networks Launch

Following the spectrum auction for 5G networks in Cyprus in December 2020, it is expected that the first 5G services will launch in May 2021. Four companies—CYTA, epic, Primetel and Cablenet have all bid for and been granted 5G licenses.

May 2021

 

Orthodox Easter

2 May 2021

 

Limassol Boat Show

Following its cancellation in 2020, the 2021 edition of the Limassol Boat Show takes place on 6-9 May, COVID permitting.

6-9 May 2021

 

Cyprus Parliamentary Elections

Parliamentary elections in Cyprus are expected on 23 May 2021.

23 May 2021

 

EU Green Week

A week of events across Europe dedicated to zero pollution and other Green New Deal initiatives.

30 May – 4 June 2021

 

Paphos Aphrodite Festival

The next instalment of the Paphos Aphrodite Festival will, COVID permitting, take place in September 2021.

 

United Nations Climate Change Conference

The next major instalment of the UN negotiations on climate change (COP26) take place in Glasgow, Scotland. This is a major event on the climate change calendar.

1-12 November 2021