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Container Services with Gulf urged

Container Services with Gulf urged Sea communications between Cyprus and the Gulf must be improved, says the general secretary of the Cyprus Chamber of Cemmerce and Industry Mr Panayotis Loizides. Reporting on the re- cent visit to Gulf states by a Cypriot trade delegation, Mr Loizides stressed the need for this problem to be , tackled promptly. with cooperation belween the Chamber, 6usinessmen., shipping agents and the government, He urged in particular the introduction af container services. In the field of air links, he said, the present ser- vices were adequate but with canstant Le ihe situation shauld be closely watched all the time. The report Frecom- mends the setting up of a Cyprus Trade Centre in Ku- wait similar to the one al- ready operating in Dubai, and the appointment of honorary consuls in other areas. As already an- nounced, the mission con- cluded deals for Cyprus exports estimated at 5 mil- dian dollars.