Cyprus Embassy Trade Centre Athens was founded in 1983 by the Ministry of Energy, Commerce and Industry of Cyprus to highlight and promote Cyprus products and services in the Greek market.

Cyprus Embassy Trade Centre in Athens is also responsible for the countries of Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Albania and Montenegro.


Main Activities

The main activities and objectives of Athens’ branch is focused on:

  • Promoting the goods and services trade between Cyprus and Greece.
  • Promoting Cyprus as an international business and financial investment center.
  • Identifying and promoting investment opportunities in Cyprus.
  • Providing information on business issues, investment projects, establishing a business in Cyprus and other laws relating to the business environment in Cyprus.
  • Identifying business opportunities for Cypriot businesses in Greece and neighboring countries.
  • Conducting market studies aimed at helping Cypriot entrepreneurs for entering new markets.


Trade Relations between Cyprus and Greece 2022
(January - December)


Domestic Exports




Total Imports

Total Trade

EU and eurozone

Cyprus is one of the 27 European Union member states and member of the Economic and Monetary Union countries.

Strategic position

Cyprus is situated in the eastern part of Europe at the crossroads of three continents, Europe, Africa and Asia.


Cyprus offers one of the most attractive tax systems in Europe.

Human resources

2011 statistics data show that 33.6% of Cypriots aged from 15-64 have acquired tertiary education.

Value in Investment

Cyprus is a dynamic business center offering relatively low operational costs.

10 reasons to start your business in Cyprus

Legal framework

Cyprus entrepreneurship is performed based on customary law, accounting and legal transparency.

High Level Services

The service sector contributes around 80% of GDP and employs about 74% of the active workforce.

Ease of Entrepreneurship

Cyprus has developed into an international business center that offers quality specialised services and rewards to business opportunities.

Quality of life

Cyprus offers a wonderful environment with a comfortable standard of living.

Residence and Citizenship in Cyprus

Non-EU residents have the opportunity to obtain a permanent residence permit to purchase a private home.

Do Business with Cypriot Companies

Business in Cyprus


Universities of Cyprus

Whether you’re an undergraduate or postgraduate candidate, by attending one of our exhibitions you’ll benefit from individual, personalised advice from education specialists.

The education counsellors will provide you with comprehensive information that will help guide you to making the right choice and successfully complete all application processes.


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