Cyprus is ranked among the High Potential- High Performers for FDI growth for 2007-2010.
In 2012-2013, Cyprus ranks 58th among 144 eonomies compared to the previous year, where ranked 47th among 142 economies.
World Economic Forum, Competitiveness Index, 2012-2013
According to the index of economic freedom, the economy of Cyprus is 69.0 percent free, which makes it the world’s 41st freest economy.
The Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal, 2013 Index of Economic Freedom
Microsoft invests in Cyprus Software Technology Capacity Building 2008-2013” based on a Memorandum of Understanding, signed by Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates and Cyprus Minister of Commerce, Industry & Tourism.
Ministry of Commerce, Industry & Tourism, Cyprus, 2008
Cyprus ranks number 31st in the world on the quality of life index out of 187 countries.
Human Development Index (HDI) Report, UNDP 2013