Cyprus Shipping Chamber: Honours “Day of the Seafarer” with a Blood Donation Drive

June 20,2023

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber, organised its first of its two Blood Donation Drives for the year, which are organised annually for 30 years now, on 20 June 2023, at Agios Georgios Havouzas Church Hall, in Limassol, with the participation of a large number of employees from its Shipping Member-companies. Knowing the need to maintain an […]

Cyprus Shipping Chamber 34th Annual General Meeting held with great success and participation

May 04,2023

The Cyprus Chamber of Shipping held its 34th Annual General Meeting with great success and participation, on Tuesday, 9 May 2023, at the “Four Seasons” hotel in Limassol, which has attended by State and Government dignitaries, Political Party representatives, Members of the House of Representatives, Diplomats, representatives of Professional Organisations and as well as by […]

CSC welcomes the approval of the new EU ETS law by EU Parliament

April 19,2023

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes the formal approval of the new EU ETS law yesterday by the European Parliament. The law embraces the calls of European Shipowners through the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA), to earmark revenues generated by EU ETS allowances, to facilitate the decarbonisation of the shipping industry. At least 20 million ETS […]

CSC welcomes the positive outcome of the recognition of Filipino seafarers training and certification by the EU

March 31,2023

The European Commission announced earlier today that they shall continue to recognise the certificates of Filipino seafarers, confirming the compliance of the Philippines with the requirements of the STWC Convention. The Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes this very positive development which was catalyzed by the joint efforts of both the ECSA (European Community Shipowners’ Associations) and […]

Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes the agreement on the FuelEU Maritime Regulation as an essential development for the green transition of Shipping

March 27,2023

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes the provisional agreement reached on 23 March 2023 between the EU Parliament and the EU Council on FuelEU Maritime. This agreement is another positive step towards establishing the right conditions for the energy transition of shipping. The agreement gives a strong political signal and provides clear climate targets and guidance […]

Net-Zero Industry Act must recognise strategic role of Shipping for Europe’s security, competitiveness and autonomy

March 21,2023

On 16 March 2023, the European Commission proposed the Net-Zero Industry Act to scale up the manufacturing of clean technologies in the EU and make sure the Union is well-equipped with net-zero technologies for the clean-energy transition. This initiative is part of the Green Deal Industrial Plan and will contribute to the European Green Deal objectives, contributing […]

Official Visit of the new Shipping Deputy Minister

March 13,2023

Following a relevant invitation on the occasion of her recent assumption of duties, the new Shipping Deputy Minister, Mrs. Marina Hadjimanolis had an official meeting, on 13 March 2023, with the Cyprus Shipping Chamber’s Board of Directors, at the Chamber’s office, in Limassol. Taking the opportunity of the curtesy meeting, the Chamber briefed the Shipping […]

Shipping “Runs Against Time” towards Greener Transformation

November 01,2022

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber participated at the Global Relay Race “Running Out of Time”, which was coordinated in Cyprus by the Cyprus Marine Environment Protection Association (CYMEPA), as part of their celebrations for their 30th Year Anniversary, on 31 October 2022, in Limassol. “Running Out of Time” is a 7,767km non-stop relay which started from […]

CSC Fully supports ICS Global CO2 Reduction Fund Proposal

October 27,2022

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes and fully supports the proposal by the International Chamber of Shipping to introduce a global CO2 reduction fund to the IMO. The Chamber believes that the earliest introduction of a global fund will help the industry drive towards achieving the IMO’s decarbonisation goals and ensure a global level playing field […]

“Maritime Cyprus 2022” Conference

October 13,2022

“Maritime Cyprus 2022” Conference was organised by the Shipping Deputy Ministry in cooperation with the Cyprus Shipping Chamber and the Cyprus Union of Shipowners between 9 and 12 October, 2022. Once again, the Conference exceeded all expectations by welcoming hundreds of Shipping Industry leaders, decision-makers and top management from around the globe. The main theme […]