The new composition of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cyprus

The new composition of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cyprus

The Deputy Government Spokesman, Mr Viktoras Papadopoulos, announced yesterday the new Council of Ministers as follows:

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Nikos Christodoulides

Minister of Finance, Mr Harris Georgiades

Minister of Interior, Mr Constantinos Petrides

Minister of Defence, Mr Savvas Aggelides

Minister of Education and Culture, Mr Costas Hampiaouris

Minister of Transport, Communication and Works, Mrs Vasiliki Anastasiadou

Minister of Energy, Industry, Commerce and Tourism, Mr Yiorgos Lakkotrypis

Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment, Mr Costas Kadis

Minister of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance, Mrs Zeta Emilianidou

Minister of Justice and Public Order, Mr Ionas Nicolaou

Minister of Health, Mr Constantinos Ioannou

Deputy Minister to the President, Mr Vasilis Palmas

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs Natasa Pilidou

Government Spokesman, Mr Prodromos Prodromou

The President of the Republic also appointed the following:

Director of the President’s Office, Mr Petros Demetriou

Deputy Government Spokeswoman, Mrs Klelia Vasiliou

Presidential Commissioner, Mr Photis Photiou

Environment Commissioner, Mrs Ioanna Panayiotou

Volunteerism Commissioner, Mr Yiannis Yiannaki

Commissioner for Gender Equality, Mrs Iosifina Antoniou

The swear-in ceremony will take place on the 1st of March 2018./IBNA