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MBM company visit at Medochemie

25th February, 2020|Categories: Blog|

On February 21, Friday, CIIM MBM students visited Medochemie in Limassol. It was a specially organized company visit for the CIIM MSc Business Management students as part of the Career & Industry Seminars course & the introductory session for the participants of the course ‘Special Topics in Management: Medochemie Live Case Project 2020’ – following our [...]

MBM company visit at AIG

4th February, 2020|Categories: Blog|

On January 31, 2020, CIIM MBM students visited the AIG branch in Nicosia. AIG is a large international insurance company operating in more than 80 countries and with a prominent market share in Cyprus since 1960. During the visit, the company presented how they protect their clients today, how they are investing in data and technology [...]

Investment Opportunities for the Retail Investor

30th January, 2020|Categories: Blog|

Διαβάστε εδώ την Ελληνική έκδοση > Investment Opportunities for the Retail Investor By Dr. George Theocharides As most of us are aware, a major trend that appeared in global markets in recent times is the establishment of a low or even negative interest rate environment. The reasons of course behind this uncomfortable trend have [...]

Year 2020: What lies ahead for the Cyprus economy

30th January, 2020|Categories: Blog|

Διαβάστε εδώ την Ελληνική έκδοση > Year 2020: What lies ahead for the Cyprus Economy? By Dr. George Theocharides As we approach the end of 2019 it is always a good idea to look back at the year, evaluate the performance of our economy, but at the same time consider what lies ahead in [...]

The need for equity investment to support the Cyprus economy

17th December, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Διαβάστε εδώ την Ελληνική έκδοση > The need for equity investment to support the Cyprus economy By Dr. George Theocharides Since the crisis of 2013, the economy of Cyprus has shown impressive resilience and improvement. From negative growth rates, we now have significant and positive growth. From budget deficits, we now have significant primary [...]

International Award for CIIM Professor

11th November, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Διαβάστε εδώ την Ελληνική έκδοση > International Award for CIIM Professor CIIM - Cyprus International Institute of Management is proud to announce that Dr Olga Kandinskaia, a full-time resident faculty at CIIM, has received a prestigious award by NACRA – Best Case Gold Award - for the business case written in joint authorship with [...]

Performance-Based Pay System in the Banking Sector

7th November, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Διαβάστε εδώ την Ελληνική έκδοση > Performance-Based Pay System in the Banking Sector By Dr. George Theocharides In recent period we have experienced a fallout between the main banks (BoC, Hellenic Bank) and the union of bank employees (ΕΤΥΚ) that resulted in strikes. There were a number of reasons for this fallout but certainly [...]

Should Corporate Tax be Raised or Not?

9th October, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Should Corporate Tax be Raised or Not? By Dr. George Theocharides Corporate tax, and in general the "benevolent" tax regime of Cyprus, has been one of our comparative advantages as a country for several decades. Because of this system an important sector of the economy, that of services, was created which for several years has [...]

Zorbas Live Case Project 2019

19th June, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

CIIM-Zorbas MBM Student Project: Learning by Doing Applying the START WITH WHY theory to ‘real life’ business challenges Three teams of the CIIM MSc Business Management (MBM) students successfully completed a ‘live’ business case project for Zorbas Group, a leading local fast-growing group of bakeries and restaurants that has recently embarked also on an ambitious [...]

4 advantages of rolling admissions

8th April, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

CIIM – Cyprus International Institute of Management, which is a pioneer international business school, introduced - since its foundation, the rolling-admissions system combined with the modular education. What is CIIM’s rolling-admissions system? At CIIM, we evaluate applications as they are received. This means that prospective students can apply all year round while the evaluation process is [...]