Daily Archives: Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 23:32

Stage set for reconstitution of four service commissions

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 23:32 by GxMedia Consultations between President Donald Ramotar and Opposition Leader, David Granger concluded on the reconstitution of the service commissions on August 22 and the stage is now set for the swearing in of members.             The four service commissions are: the Judicial Service Commission (JSC), Teaching Service Commission (TSC), the Public ...

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Was Rohee taken off Guyana Chronicle’s front page?

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 23:26 by GxMedia The state-owned Guyana Chronicle has been directed to take People’s Progressive Party (PPP) General Secretary, Clement Rohee off its front page but a senior official has denied this Demerara Waves Online News ( was told that the instruction was issued last week by the Office of the President.  The senior ...

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Guyana’s registration of military aircraft breaches International Civil Aviation Convention

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 23:13 by GxMedia Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Chief-of-Staff, Brigadier Mark Phillips says the army and the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) are studying a recommendation that a separate registry needs to be set up for military and other security aircraft because the country is breaching international law. “That issue will be followed up ...

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Guyana prepares for minority government as a way of life

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 20:08 by GxMedia The Guyana government and the governing People’s Progressive Party (PPP) appear to be increasingly talking about the need for a national alliance in the face of probably another minority government, and at least one opposition party says the time is ripe for power sharing. “Indeed, minority government may very well ...

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Guyana’s international airports not meeting standards- Transport Minister

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 11:27 by GxMedia Transport Minister, Robeson Benn says Guyana’s airports do not meet minimum standards, according to a statement issued by the issued by his ministry. “We are not meeting the minimum standards.” “We do not yet accorded with, mitigated to, the threats we are faced with…we need to take a hard look ...

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Veteran gold miner robbed of gun, cash

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 1:03 by GxMedia Gold miner Frederick Mc Wilfred was Monday night robbed of his gun and cash at knife-point by a lone bandit who waylaid him as he was entering his yard at Meadow Brook Gardens, Georgetown. He told Demerara Waves Online News that the robbery occurred about 8 PM moments after he ...

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