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Making the most from East Med diplomacy

January will be a busy month for Cyprus, as the EastMed natural gas pipeline gets the green light from partner countries whose leaders will sign the intergovernmental agreement in Athens, on January 2. This is the first time the 1900km

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COVID19: Passing the crisis management test

Three things the coronavirus pandemic taught us is that technology is not a bad thing, in a post-social distancing era we should reconsider our values, and despite taxpayer’s millions for the health

SMEs will foot the bill, again!

It’s the 2012-13 banking collapse and financial crisis all over again. Only this time around, despite grandiose announcements of financial aid, it is obvious that the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will


Time to get gender-serious

It’s Women’s Day once again, when everybody hops on the equality bandwagon, adding a tag of their choosing to “gender-” to show the general public that they care about inequality issues. President


Why closing the crossings started in Varosha

The offer by President Nicos Anastasiades to provide the presidential retreat at Troodos and some government houses, as a recuperation centre for coronavirus patients, although gracious, is misguided. For the umpteenth time,


Don’t shoot the messenger

One wonders if the way the postal service is run, whether it is intentionally being driven into the ground to sell it off to the lowest bidder as rumours wildly suggest. There