Cyprus Shipping Chamber “goes Green”

January 15,2018

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber was awarded the “Green Offices” eco-certification, by adopting environmentally sustainable working methods and solutions at the workplace and thus reducing the negative impact in the environment, remaining in this way committed to its corporate environmental responsibility.Environmental sustainability at the workplace as well as the protection of the marine environment are an integral […]

Cyprus Shipping Chamber: Giving back to the society for 25 years with Blood Donation Drive

December 14,2017

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber, as part of its continuous socio-economic and philanthropic contribution, held its annual blood donation drive on the 13 December 2017 at at “Ygia” Polyclinic Private Hospital in Limassol, during which a large number of employees of its Member-companies participated, proving the social sensitivity and contribution of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to […]

Re-election of Cyprus to the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Council

December 04,2017

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) held its General Assembly on Friday, 1 December 2017, in London, where Cyprus was re-elected as a Member of the IMO Council for a further two years.The Cyprus Shipping Chamber warmly congratulates the Cyprus Maritime Administration and particularly, the Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works and the Department of Merchant […]

Representation of the Cyprus Shipping Industry at the European Maritime Safety Agency

November 24,2017

The European Maritime Safety Agency is one of the decentralised agencies on the European Union, which is based in Lisbon. EMSA since 2002, has been providing technical assistance and support to the European Commission and Member States in the development and implementation of EU legislation on maritime safety, pollution by ships and maritime security. It […]

Cyprus Shipping Chamber: Supports the “One Dream, One Wish” Association

November 17,2017

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility, the Cyprus Shipping Chamber, donated the amount of €10,500, to the Cyprus Association for Children with Cancer and Related Diseases “One Dream One Wish”.The amount was raised from two successful events organised by the Shipping Chamber, the Charity Beach Volley Tournament organised in September 2017 and the “Reggata” […]

“The Deputy Ministry of Shipping located in Limassol, the “heart” of the Shipping Industry”

November 08,2017

Further to the unanimous approval on 14 July 2017, of the relevant Bill for the creation of a “Deputy Ministry of Shipping” aiming to assist substantially towards the further development of Cyprus Shipping and by extension, the Cyprus Economy, the Council of Ministers have decided today, that the Deputy Ministry of Shipping, as of 1 […]

“Blue Growth” gets the green light, Cyprus Foundation of the Sea is approved

November 02,2017

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes the decision of the Counsil of Ministers to support the formation of the Cyprus Foundation of the Sea (FOS), which is a result of the longstanding idea and effort of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber and the Maritime Institute of Eastern Mediterranean (MARINEM), with the Ministry of Transport.The establishment of the […]

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 […]