Tourism revenue recorded a significant annual increase this January of 21.6% compared to January 2016, data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service show.
Cypriot Ministry of Energy Commerce Industry and Tourism
Cyprus is set to sign on April 5 and 6 contracts with the selected bidders of the third licensing round for explorations in blocks 6, 8 and 10 of its Exclusive Economic Zone, Energy Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis announced on Friday.
The Minister of Energy, Trade, Industry and Tourism Yiorgos Lakkotrypis departs on Tuesday for Berlin, heading the Cyprus delegation that will participate in the International Travel Trade Show ITB 2017.
Revenue from tourism is estimated by the Cyprus Statistical Service to reach about €2.36 million in 2016, recording an annual increase of 11.9%, according to data released on Wednesday.
Fourth Eastern Mediterranean Gas Conference (EMGC) to take place on 14-15 March in Nicosia aims to explore the region’s potential natural gas resources and the path to production.