At a special event, which took place on Tuesday the 24th of April 2018, the President of the Republic of Cyprus Mr. Nicos Anastasiades honored ARMONIA ESTATES LTD, a member of the Leptos Group, with the Cyprus Export Services Award for 2016. This is the second time, after 2014 where the Leptos Group achieves this very important distinction.
The Cyprus Export Award was established in 1982 with the aim of rewarding exceptional effort to increase exports of products and services. As far as services are concerned, this award is given to companies with outstanding performance, notably recognizing the great effort to open up new markets and import foreign currency into the country.
The Cyprus Export Services Award reflects the strength of extroversion. This confirms that the only realistic way for the growth of the economy is to attract investment from abroad. In order to achieve this challenge, we need solid business ambassadors that can strengthen the international image of Cyprus and the economy of our country.
H.E President Nicos Anastasiades warmly congratulated the winners, stressing the benefit of the country’s economy from such activities. The Founder and Chairman of the Leptos Group, Mr. Michael G. Leptos receiving the award on behalf of the Group thanked the President Anastasiades and the organizers of the event. He stressed that the Leptos Group is committed to its outward-looking strategy and implements its investment planning with a view to adding value and creating new potential.
The Leptos Group holds the leading position in its sector in Cyprus. This is the result of a vision of continuous development. In it’s over 58 years of business development, the group has chosen to face the challenges based on the quality of its products its unique locations and the know-how and experience of its people. For several years now, the group has strategically been heading for the opening of new international markets. Unprecedented and systematic efforts have yielded tangible business results in Russia, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. The Group’s international business promotions, in addition to the Group’s dynamics, stimulates government revenues and contributes to enhancing confidence in the Cypriot economy.
The Group’s companies continue to implement their strategic objectives and the upgrading of services and activities. They are also progressing towards the completion of studies for the construction of the Neapolis Smart EcoCity project. The Neapolis University Pafos, part of the Neapolis project is in its eighth year of operation and is developing dynamically with the creation of new schools and programmes.
The Leptos Group implements new development projects, mainly in coastal areas that appeal to prospective buyers’ high expectations. Furthermore, the ongoing programme to upgrade the hotel units continues, giving emphasis on conference tourism, family programmes, as well as the creation of new amenities and facilities. The Group also continues to upgrade the Iasis Hospital and the preparation for the creation of a Healthcare Park.