M. G. Timinis & Sons Ltd is a family business. Michael Timinis, the father, was the founder of the business in 1933, dealing in general trade in Nicosia. In 1948, the Famagusta shop was opened specialising on men's and ladies clothing. In its present form the Company was established in 1969. By 1972 with the return of the two sons from their studies in England, the Company has opened another three stores. Two in Famagusta and one in Nicosia.