Thursday, September 2, 2021
Press Releases

Cyprus Shipping Deputy Minister explores EMSA’s environmental impact report

Press Release – A new report by the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA), titled the “European Maritime Transport Environmental Report,” or EMTER, outlines, for the first time, the full extent to which...

September 2, 2021
Total Views: 242

Monday, June 28, 2021
ship at anchor
Uncategorized

Cyprus Sets Out to Vaccinate Some 40,000 Seafarers

Cyprus has announced plans to vaccinate all seafarers, some 40,000 of them, on Cyprus-flagged and managed vessels. The plans were announced Friday in a circular by the Cyprus Shipping Deputy...

June 28, 2021
Total Views: 1785

Tuesday, March 9, 2021
offshore oil rig
Offshore

Israel, Cyprus Agree to Framework for Settling Offshore Gas Dispute

NICOSIA, March 9 (Reuters) – Israel and Cyprus have reached an understanding over gas reserves straddling their maritime border, the Cypriot energy minister said on Tuesday, in a key step...

March 9, 2021
Total Views: 642

Monday, August 17, 2020
women-ships-binoculars
Offshore

Drillship Standoff Intensifies Off Cyprus

(Reuters) – Turkey drew another rebuke from the European Union on Sunday when it said its Yavuz energy drillship would extend operations in disputed Mediterranean waters off Cyprus until mid-September....

August 17, 2020
Total Views: 13

Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Maritime News

Cyprus’ Maritime Cluster Prospers Under New Shipping Deputy Ministry

On the eastern edge of the Mediterranean Sea near the major shipping routes connecting Europe, Asia, and Africa lies the island country of Cyprus, a small but important island in...

May 26, 2020
Total Views: 81

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
bulk ship in egypt
Maritime News

Israel Asks Cyprus to Consider Shipping Route for Gaza, Official Says

ATHENS/JERUSALEM, June 26 (Reuters) – Israel has asked Cyprus to examine the possibility of establishing a shipping point on the island for sending goods to the Gaza Strip, a Cypriot...

June 26, 2018
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
cargo ship in cyprus port
Maritime News

Cyprus’s First Shipping Minister Sets Herself Ambitious Targets

By Paul Tugwell and Georgios Georgiou (Bloomberg) — Cyprus’s first-ever shipping minister is setting her sights high. The country’s location and tax system have made it a shipping magnet —...

May 8, 2018
Total Views: 0

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Maritime News

Cyprus to Pursue Exploratory Drilling in Mediterranean Amid Standoff with Turkey

ATHENS, Feb 21 (Reuters) – Cyprus said on Wednesday it would press ahead with oil and gas exploration, signalling resolve in a standoff with Turkey over access to potential energy...

February 21, 2018
Total Views: 3

Thursday, December 24, 2015
News

Cyprus’ Plan to Boost Shipping’s Role in Economy Within Reach, Ross Says

By Paul Tugwell and Georgios Georgiou (Bloomberg) — Cyprus’s target to increase the contribution that shipping makes to its economy by around two percentage points over the next three years...

December 24, 2015
Total Views: 0

Friday, July 12, 2013
LNG dahej terminal
News

Cyprus Considers Eight Train LNG Export Terminal

(Bloomberg) — Cyprus, the Mediterranean island that reported its first offshore natural-gas find in 2011, is studying an expansion of planned export capacity to help revive economic growth. The country...

July 12, 2013
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
noble energy east mediterranean
News

Cyprus Aims to Be Mediterranean Energy Hub with New $6 Billion LNG terminal

By Michele Kambas NICOSIA, June 26 (Reuters) – Aiming for energy hub status and hoping to reboot an economy hobbled by a debt bailout – Cyprus started talks with three...

June 26, 2013
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
cyprus ship managers
News

Ship Managers Contribute Largest Amount in 2 Years to Cyprus GDP

(Bloomberg) — Cyprus’s ship-management companies contributed more to the island’s gross domestic product in the first half of 2012 than they had for two years, the Central Bank of Cyprus...

November 27, 2012
Total Views: 17