President decorates Dr Nicolaides with the Grand Cross of the Order of Makarios III

President of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, awarded on Friday Dr Kypros Nicolaides with the Grand Cross of the Order of Makarios III, which is the highest order of merit awarded by Cyprus.

In his speech at the ceremony in the Presidential Palace, President Anastasiades said that this award is the minimum token of recognition and appreciation of Dr Nicolaides for his valuable contribution to science, humanity and society, adding that this highest honor, is usually awarded to heads of state and government and only in exceptional cases to distinguished personalities with a significant contribution to the Republic of Cyprus or to humanity.

“Taking into account the invaluable contribution of Professor Kypros Nikolaides in the promotion of the health sector and especially in the field of fetal medicine, I decided that the only worthy honor to the world-renowned scien

Source: Cyprus News Agency