‘Fit for 55’ package unworkable

As part of their “Fit for 55” package to address the climate crisis, shipping-related proposals issued by the European Commission may prove ineffective, the biggest shipping organisation in Cyprus warned. Despite acknowledging


Cyprus shipping in the spotlight

Cyprus-based shipowners and ship-managers advocate shipping need to be governed by global regulations and not local or regional rules that create unfair competition in the industry. Lobby groups such as the Cyprus

Frederick maritime students get soft skills training

Frederick University has joined forces with Maravilhosa, the Limassol-based consultancy helping organisations build high-performing teams, to introduce students to the labour market and career challenges. For the third year, Maravilhosa’s founder and

Cyprus maritime takes smart option

Cyprus maritime stakeholders are joining forces on a €1 mln artificial intelligence project that puts the island on the technological map to keep the seas cleaner and safer. MARI-Sense, a project using

Shipping Chamber boss gets leading role in ICS

Themis Papadopoulos, who returns to the helm of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber, has also been elected Vice-Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, the world’s principal shipping organisation, representing around 80% of global merchant tonnage.