Official visit to Cyprus of the President of the European Investment Bank (EIB),
Mr. Werner Hoyer
2 October, 2017
The President of the European Investment Bank (EIB), Mr. Werner Hoyer, accompanied by other officials of the EIB, is currently visiting Cyprus in order to sign a Loan and Guarantee Agreement of up to 26 ml euro between the EIB and the Republic of Cyprus concerning the financing of the extension of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING).
The project concerns the construction and operation of a building that will host Research and Development projects (R&D) through the development of new facilities and equipment and the creation of new research teams that will have as their main objective the applied medical and biomedical research with special focus on the patient. The project also includes maintenance and renovation of the existing infrastructure facilities of the CING in order to improve the operation of the current activities R&D.
The signature of the above Loan and Guarantee Agreement will take place at the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics on Monday October 2, 2017 at 12:15. On the margins of Mr. Hoyer visit to Cyprus, a meeting has also been arranged with the President of the Republic of Cyprus on October 2, 2017 at 09:30.