Members of the Pancyprian coastal vessels union on Monday blocked entry and departure of ships from Larnaca Marina starting at 7am, in protest against the closure of a dock due to upgrades to the port.

In its announcement, the union said their goal is to incur loss of revenue for Kition Ocean Holdings, the marina’s private operator.

The union stated that its members own commercial boats and should therefore not be lumped into the same fee category as the “toy” pleasure boats owned by the rich.

They accused the company of driving professionals away from the marina’s…

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