Inaugural general assembly of the Cyprus-Kuwait Business Association

The Association functions under the auspices of the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry and is supported in its efforts to reinforce commercial and economic relationships between the two countries by the Ambassador of the State of Kuwait in Cyprus and the Cyprus Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

The Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry announces the creation of the Cyprus – Kuwait Business Association, whose aims are:

1. To promote, expand and encourage economic and trade relations between the Republic of Cyprus and Kuwait.
2. To propose to the governments of the two countries, ways and means through which trade and economic relations can be further improved.
3. To organize meetings with officials of the two countries with a view to safeguard the smooth operation and flow of trade between the two countries.
4. To create and maintain on a regular basis communication between the business communities and politicians of the two countries.
5. To investigate and present to the Kuwaiti market the dynamic aspects of the Cyprus economy, with emphasis on the opportunities for International and Kuwaiti companies to trade not only with Cyprus but also via Cyprus with other countries.
6. To promote the prospects of investing in the Kuwaiti market and provide assistance and information in order to facilitate such investments.
7. To organize events for the implementation of the above.

The Association functions under the auspices of the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry and is supported in its efforts to reinforce commercial and economic relationships between the two countries by the Ambassador of the State of Kuwait in Cyprus and the Cyprus Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

The first Board of Directors of the Association is as follows:

President Demetris Tsingis
Vice President Christakis Charalambous
Honorary Treasurer Evagoras Evagorou
Director Alexis Vafeades
Director Arthur Lin
Director Charalambos Petrides
Director Charalambos Prountzos
Director Dimitris Papadopoulos
Director George Theocharides
Director Irene Procopiou
Director John Argyrou
Director Loucas Koushos
Director Maria Savva
Director Pantelis Ftellehas
Director Petros Petrakis
Director Stefan Nolte
Director Yiannis Saveriades
Ex-officio Member H.E. Ahmad Salem Alwehaib
Ex-officio Member Abdulaziz Aldekhail
Ex-officio Member Fahad Almojil


Members to the Association can be individuals and/or private law companies of Cypriot or other origin, with contribution to the business community.

If you are interested in joining the Association, or you need any further information, please contact the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Alexandros Ioannides, email: aioannides@ccci.org.cy, tel: 22 889718).

16 June 2017