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…

Cyprus Flag Administration updates the Directory of Services and contact persons 10 Nov. 2017

The Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping (Cyprus DMS) has recently issued an updated version of their Directory of Services, Overseas maritime offices and contact persons. Cyprus is an international maritime centre, boasting strength, breadth and experience, attracting quality tonnage and increasing numbers of first-rate shipping companies from around the world. The maritime industry is one…

Cyprus Flag Administration permits the use of electronic Oil Record Book eORB

(http://www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping (DMS) announced it has provided permission for the use of electronic oil record books (eORB) onboard Cyprus-flagged vessels. Under MARPOL regulations, oil tankers of 150 gross tonnes or more are required to maintain Oil Record Book Parts I and II for cargo or ballast operations, while all ships…

Vacancy announced for the Director of Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping (DMS). Κενή θέση Διευθυντή Τμήματος Εμπορικής Ναυτιλίας

The Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping (DMS) has announced an open Vacancy for the role of Director for the DMS. As the applicants must be Cyprus citizens, the relevant job description and related requirements are given in the Greek language as follows. The position was vacant after Mr Andreas Chrysostomou left the Cyprus DMS for the position…

Cyprus DMS consolidated instructions and Guidelines applicable to Private Ship Security Companies

The Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping (DMS), has issued consolidated instructions and Guidelines applicable to Private Ship Security Companies via a new Circular. The content of this Circular intends to provide guidance on several requirements of the Law, and is applicable in cases of submission of an initial application, a supplementary submission after an examination by the Competent Authority,…

Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping (DMS) updated list of approved Doctors

The Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping (DMS) recently issued an updated list of medical practitioners authorised to carry out examinations and issue certificates under Article 12 of the Merchant Shipping (Medical Examination of Seafarers and Issue of Certificates) Laws 2000 and 2014 and the Merchant Shipping (Medical Examination of Seafarers and Issue of Certificates) (List…