Transport Minister pays visits to Hong Kong and Shanghai to promote Cyprus as shipping hub

The Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Mr Marios Demetriades, accompanied by Officers from the Department of Merchant Shipping, is paying visits to Hong Kong and Shanghai, on 29 October until 5 November 2016, on the occasion of seminars being organized by the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) entitled “Investment Opportunities in Cyprus” .

The seminars are organized in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism, the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency, the Cyprus-China Business Association and the Department of Merchant Shipping.

During his stay abroad, Mr Demetriades will hold meetings with companies that are based in Hong Kong and Shanghai, with the aim of promoting the Cyprus flag and Cyprus, in general, as an important shipping hub.

Source: Press and Information Office.