International and European Shipping “Elite” meet in Cyprus

October 13,2017

The world-known “Maritime Cyprus 2017” Conference was organised for the 15th time, by the Transport Ministry/ Department of Merchant Shipping in cooperation with the Cyprus Shipping Chamber and the Cyprus Union of Shipowners between 8-11 October in Limassol.  This “Shipping Olympics” Conference, which attracted more than 850 shipping related executives from 40 various countries, offered […]

The “Adopt a Ship” Programme praised by the European and International Shipping Leaders

October 11,2017

Within the framework of the visit of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Secretary General Mr. Kitack Lim and the EU Commissioner of Transport Mrs. Violeta Bulc for the “Maritime Cyprus 2017” international conference, the Cyprus Shipping Chamber organised on the 10 October 2017, a visit at the 21st Elementary School (Kalogeropoulio) in Limassol, to present […]

“IMO Maritime Ambassador for Cyprus” participates at World Maritime Day 2017 activities

September 29,2017

The International shipping community celebrates every year the World Maritime Day on the last week of September. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has set for 2017, the 28 of September as the World Maritime Day, in order to highlight the importance of the Shipping Industry as the main contributor of World Trade as well as […]

Deputy Ministry of Shipping UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED – “Full Speed Ahead for Cyprus Shipping and Economy”

July 17,2017

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes today’s unanimous approval of the relevant Bill for the creation of a “Deputy Ministry of Shipping” by Cyprus Parliament, with the belief that this pioneering administrative structure will assist substantially towards the further development of Cyprus Shipping and by extension, the Economy. This unanimous Parliamentary approval of the Bill for the […]


October 21,2016

In view of the World Maritime Day established by the IMO and celebrated every year during the last week of September, the Cyprus Shipping Chamber, will participate in this year’s celebrations, by organising a number of activities and events during a ‘Week of the Sea’ entitled, ‘Shipping is not only about ships’, from 24 September […]

Restrictions in capital transfers fully lifted

August 19,2016

During a Press Conference on the Economy, which was held on 3 April 2015, the President of the Republic, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades, announced the lifting of all restrictions imposed during the last two years, as well as a series of measures, which fully restore the trust in the banking financial system, aiming at the same […]


March 21,2016

Cyprus is about to exit its economic adjustment programme on 31 March 2016, and is standing again on its own two feet, having regained its credibility as a country and as an economy. Excluded from the international markets since May 2011, Cyprus was given a €10 billion bailout in March 2013, with an adjustment period […]

Cyprus Shipping Chamber receives “IN Business Editor’s Choice” Award

January 22,2016

The business Magazine “IN Business”, issued by the “IMH” Media and Conference Group, organises every year the “IN Business Awards”, which aim to honour companies, organisations and entrepreneurs, who excel in their line of business activity. It this connection, during the “IN Business Awards 2014” Event, which was held on 22 January 2015, at the […]