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Merchant shipping an invaluable asset of our country, Transport Minister says
CNA - Cyprus/Limassol 10/05/2016 21:44



Merchant shipping constitutes an “invaluable asset of our country,” Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Marios Demetriades said on Tuesday, pledging that shipping is on the top of both the government`s and his list.

Addressing an event titled “Shipping: an industry of passion, knowledge and experience”, Demetriades said these words are keys to the success of the shipping industry, not only for the private sector but for the public sector as well.

Demetriades added that the fact that Cyprus is a world class shipping centre, “is attributed to a large extent to its passionate shipping people in the private and public sectors, their knowledge, know-how and expertise.

(CNA)

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