SUNDAY, 19 MAY 2019

 

CONNECT

Facebook Linked In Twitter
GAP_Group_2018_728x90px
Invest Cyprus 30/04-30/03/2019
IMH LTD

New CBC Governor Warns Over Delays on Foreign Transactions

Syllouris and Russian Delegation Reconfirm Cyprus-Russia Close Relations

IMH LTD
GAP_Group_2018_468x60px

SERVICES

brought to you by Barclays

Natasa Pilides: We Aim to Consolidate Cyprus’ Position as a World-Class Maritime Centre

Natasa Pilides: We Aim to Consolidate Cyprus’ Position as a World-Class Maritime Centre

Natasa Pilides, Deputy Minister of Shipping in Cyprus, spoke at the 9th Nicosia Economic Congress on April 18, about the development of the shipping industry as well as the strategy, mission and goals of the Shipping Deputy Ministry.

According to Pilides, the mission of the Shipping Deputy Ministry is to embrace changes so as to consolidate Cyprus’ position as a world-class maritime centre and to remain the same in providing excellence of service. “Providing clarity, certainty and stability is most definitely the backbone of a successful strategy, which underpins all our goals and actions,” she noted.

Pilides further pointed out the actions necessary to safeguard competitiveness in the shipping industry. These include the smooth and successful prolongation of the Cyprus Tonnage Tax System, the rationalization of merchant shipping fees and taxes, revising government policy on the registration of ships under the Cyprus flag. the reduction of bureaucracy and offering a one-stop service.

Natasa Pilides also discussed the significance of enhancing international relations by building alliances and strengthening our negotiating position and role in the decision-making processes at European and international level. She added that enhancing maritime safety and environmental protection is of crucial importance which is why the Deputy Ministry is developing a Blue Growth strategy. This aims to support sustainable growth in the marine and maritime sectors as a whole.

To comply with the mechanism of preparedness and contingency planning measures and in order to mitigate any short- term impacts and any possible disruption of a no deal Brexit, the Shipping Deputy Ministry of Cyprus has recently published all the relevant to shipping matters Information Notices with steps to be taken, as issued by the European Commission. The information is available on the deputy ministry’s website: www.shipping.gov.cy

MORE ON SERVICES

IDC MarketScape Names EY a Leader for Business Consulting Services

EY has been recognized as a leader for business consulting services in all geographies by ...

Demetra Investments Becomes Largest Shareholder in HB

Demetra Investments Ltd has increased its stake in Hellenic Bank from 18.42 per cent to ...

Bank of Cyprus Posts €95M Profit in Q1 2019

Bank of Cyprus has announced that it posted a €95 million profit for the first ...

FROM AROUND GOLDNEWS

   

Syllouris and Russian Delegation Reconfirm Cyprus-Russia Close Relations

The longstanding close and friendly relations between Cyprus and Russia at all levels were reconfirmed during a meeting President of the House of ...
   

EC Marks the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

Friday 17 May, marks the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, calling attention to discrimination suffered by the lesbian, gay, ...
   

IDC MarketScape Names EY a Leader for Business Consulting Services

EY has been recognized as a leader for business consulting services in all geographies by the IDC MarketScape: Business Consulting Services 2019 Vendor ...
   

QIWI Appoints Interim Chief Financial Officer

QIWI plc, a leading provider of next generation payment and financial services in Russia and the CIS, today announced the appointment of Varvara Kiseleva, ...
   

Amazon Invests in Food Courier Service Deliveroo

The online giant is the lead investor in a $575m financing round, The Guardian reports. Amazon is investing millions in Deliveroo in a boost to the UK food ...
   

Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things to be Discussed at the 9th ICT Conference & Exhibition

The 9th Information and Communication, Technology Conference & Exhibition, presented by IMH, will take place on Friday, June 7, 2019 at Hilton Park Hotel ...
   

Burberry to Close One in 10 Stores Worldwide

Burberry is closing one in 10 stores around the world as part of an overhaul designed to take the luxury fashion brand more upmarket, The Guardian reports. ...
   

New CBC Governor Warns Over Delays on Foreign Transactions

Constantinos Herodotou, the new Governor of the Central Bank of Cyprus (CBC), called on the Cypriot banks to invest in technology and staff training to speed ...
 

YOUR COMMENTS

HEADLINES

MOST POPULAR

Deloitte_2016_300x250px
Gold_Issue_300x250px

IMH LTD