Archive for May, 2018

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades Firm will be exhibiting at the International Shipping Exhibition “Posidonia” 2018

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades’ representatives will be exhibiting at the International Shipping Exhibition “Posidonia”, scheduled to take place at the Athens Metropolitan Expo, from June 4th to June 8th, 2018.

Posidonia, has long been established as one of the major calendar events in the shipping industry, and attracts the most notable personalities from the Greek and international shipping community, major companies and organisations. The first Posidonia exhibition took place in 1969 and occur biannually.

Posidonia is organised under the auspices of the Ministry of Maritime Affairs & Insular Policy, the Union of Greek Shipowners, and the Hellenic Chamber of Shipping, and with the support of the Municipality of Piraeus and the Greek Shipping Co-operation Committee.

We look forward to seeing you to Posidonia 2018 this June. If you will be attending the exhibition and are interested in meeting us, please feel free to come by and meet us at the Athens Metropolitan Expo, Hall 4, Stand No 4.224, alternatively, you may email us at shipping@vasslaw.com in order to arrange a meeting.

For more information regarding the exhibition, please visit the following website: http://posidonia-events.com/

CYPRUS SIGNS A NEW TAX TREATY WITH UNITED KINGDOM FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBLE TAXATION

The Republic of Cyprus has concluded a new Double Tax Treaty with United Kingdom. The treaty was signed on the 22nd of March 2018. The actual publication of the treaty in the Gazette took place on the 2nd of April 2018.

The new treaty shall enter into force upon both Cyprus and United Kingdom exchanging notifications that the formal ratification procedures have been completed. In Cyprus the provisions of the treaty with respect to taxes will have effect on or after 1 January post ratification.

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