Republic of Cyprus
Trade Service

Promotion of Trade in Services


The services sector is the leading sector of Cyprus's economy.

Cyprus provides a considerable number of business services ranging from travel and tourism, to legal, accounting, business consulting, software, banking, finance and insurance services, shipping and ship management, education and healthcare, telecommunications and information technology services.

The further enhancement of the services sector is of strategic importance to the Cyprus government. The main objective of the Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism is to contribute to this effort through the support of the promotion of exports of services as well as the promotion of Cyprus as an International Business Centre.

The Ministry of Energy, Commerce Industry and Tourism undertakes a number of promotional activities in cooperation with the Trade Centers of the Ministry such as:
  • The placement of advertisements and advertorials in business publications abroad
  • The participation in international services exhibitions with a state pavilion
  • The organization of seminars and missions in cooperation with the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry, for the promotion of Cyprus as an International Business centre and centre for the provision of services
  • The provision of financial support under the "de minimis" rule to enterprises which participate in international services exhibitions.

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Ministry of Energy, Commerce and Industry

Cyprus For Doing Business

European Commission - DG Trade

World Trade Organisation

CIPA - Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency

Market Access database

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