How will membership of the EU affect the Cypriot economy?
We are well aware that Cyprus will be part of a large and competitive internal market with vast opportunities and challenges. I believe that the Cypriot economy is ready to meet these challenges and take advantage of the opportunities offered. The Cypriot economy is already integrated to a large extent with the EU and the adoption of the acquis communautaire has been basically completed. For example, the telecommunications sector was lib