Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce and Greek Cypriot Chamber of Commerce and Industry called on German officials to support and invest in Cyprus after a settlement. According to the statement of Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce, the president of the Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce (KTTO) Fikri Toros and the president of the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KEBE) Phidias Pilides held contacts in Berlin, Munich and Hannover and they were accompanied by German Ambassador to Nicosia Nikolai Von Schoepff. They focused on the solution of the Cyprus issue and the benefits it will bring to the Eastern Mediterranean both as stability and prosperity. During their meetings, Toros said that they had briefed them about the developments in the north of Cyprus and how the economy of the country needed to be developed with more EU harmonization. He also noted that the two sides’ chambers worked well together.