Daily Archives: Thursday, 19 June 2014, 23:32

Ramotar spends more than GUY$80 million on overseas trips

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 June 2014, 23:32 by GxMedia President Donald Ramotar and his delegations have spent at least US$84.1 million (US$1.00 = GUY$210.00) on 26 overseas trips since taking office in 2011. Calculations show that US$123,426 (GUY$25,919,460) were spent on accommodation;  GUY$49,532,326, US$41,460 and £898.15. Government has, however, so far not provided any answers to the House about ...

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Govt spends GUY$4.5 billion not approved by House

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 June 2014, 22:27 by GxMedia Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh on Thursday tabled a financial paper for GUY$4.5 billion that have been spent although those funds were not approved by the opposition-controlled National Assembly for this year’s budget.  Government has already said that the Finance Minister has relied on rulings by the High Court and ...

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Chinese find new route to Guyana

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 June 2014, 12:13 by GxMedia Chinese nationals have found a new route to Guyana, using the Curacao-headquartered Insel Air airline whose inaugural flight arrived late Wednesday night. Shortly after the MD-80 jet touched down at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) at 11:54 PM, the overwhelming majority of passengers who disembarked were Chinese. On exiting ...

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