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Cypriot Minister to participate at EU Council on Transport
2006-06-06 14:40:16

Nicosia, Jun 6 (CNA) -- Cyprus Minister of Communication and Works Ηaris Thrasou will participate at the EU Council on Transport, Telecommunications and Energy, that will take place in Luxembourg on 8 and 9 June, 2006.

Among the issues to be discussed will be telecommunications, road transport, road safety, maritime safety, as well as the creation of a Single European Sky in the area of air traffic control and the EU energy policy.

According to an official press release, on the sidelines of the Council, the Cypriot Minister will hold a series of meetings with his European counterparts.

The Council will take place under the Presidency of Hubert Gorbach, Vice Chancellor and Federal Minister for Transport, Innovation and Technology of Austria and Martin Bartenstein, Federal Minister for Economics and Labour of Austria.

He returns home Friday.

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