Deputy Ministry of Tourism
The Deputy Ministry of Tourism constitutes
a transformation of the Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) and was
established and operates in accordance with the provisions of the
Law providing for the Establishing of a Deputy Ministry of Tourism,
the Appointment of a Deputy Minister of Tourism to the President
and for relevant matters of 2018.
According to the Law, the objective of
setting up the Deputy Ministry of Tourism is to establish a
strategic and supervisory authority with powers to develop a
national strategy for tourism, promotion and projection of
Cyprus as a tourist destination, as well as implementation of
tourism legislation with the following, among other, main
Establishment, coordination and
implementation of an integrated National Tourism Strategy
using the necessary horizontal policies.
Support investment in Tourism.
Promotion of tourist awareness,
education and training.
Implementation of tourism legislation
and supervision of the tourism sector.