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Populism, a roaring trade

Populism, a roaring trade

A couple of hours after ENI announced  the giant – 30 trillion cubic feet – natural gas discovery in Egypt’s Shorouk Block (adjacent to Cyrpus’ EEZ block 11), the usual suspects started flooding the media with press releases and public statements. Political parties, such as Diko, Edek, Citizens’ Alliance and the Greens without having any

Opposition takes president to task in Cyprob populist row

Opposition parties on Wednesday tried to turn the tables on President Nicos Anastasiades who told the overseas Cypriots conference that populist slogans and unrealistic promises would not help solve the Cyprus problem. Party leaders addressed the conference on Wednesday with the more hardline among them accusing the president of being the populist and of creating