NASA – New Study Finds Sea Level Rise Accelerating

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) Global sea level rise has been accelerating in recent decades, rather than increasing steadily, according to a new study based on 25 years of NASA and European satellite data. Download more visualizations at NASA’s Scientific Visualization Studio.   This acceleration, driven mainly by increased melting in Greenland and Antarctica, has the potential to double the total…

Cyprus Deputy Minister of Shipping position assigned to Natasa Pilides

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The newly created position of Cyprus Deputy Minister of Shipping position assigned to Mrs Natasa Pilides. Naturally the Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping will be under her responsibility. Natasa Pilides is the Director General of the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency. She graduated from Oxford University with a first class honours degree in Modern Languages and…

Cyprus Minister of Transport, Communications and Works position assigned to Vasiliki Anastasiadou

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The new Minister of Transport, Communications and Works of the Republic of Cyprus is Mrs Vasiliki Anastasiadou. Mrs. Anastasiadou is currently the Secretary General of The House of Representatives. Naturally, she will also have the responsibility for the Cyprus Department of merchant Shipping. Mrs. Anastasiadou was born in Nicosia in 1958 and has studied Law at the…

Brighter horizons for shipping finance and investment opportunities

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) A new shipping ministry is the latest positive news for Cyprus. This demonstrates further commitment from the government to the growth of shipowning, operations, management and finance which has progressed tremendously over the past few years. The new Deputy Minister for Shipping will be introduced to the maritime community at the 2nd Marine Money…