Daily Archives: Thursday, 17 September 2015, 21:09

Chinese employee buried while testing soil for CJI Airport expansion

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 September 2015, 21:09 by GxMedia A Chinese national was Thursday killed while testing soil at Timehri as part of works for the expansion of the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA). Police said that at about 12:35 PM Thursday September 17, 2015, Chinese national Lui Li, 23 years, was doing soil testing in the Timehri Area. ...

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Soldiers shot

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 September 2015, 20:59 by GxMedia Police Thursday afternoon confirmed that two soldiers were shot late Wednesday night at the Georgetown Seawall. The incident occurred at about 11:30 PM. Police said a probe revealed that Andries Henry and King Pablo were with other persons on the seawalls, when they were approached by three men during which ...

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Ambassador key to Guyana-Venezuela bilateral talks; Guyana to press on with UN process with or without envoy

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 September 2015, 20:53 by GxMedia Foreign Minister, Carl Greenidge on Thursday indicated that his country would continue to rely on  United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon to find the best way to settle the border controversy with Venezuela even if that country refuses to approval Guyana’s nominee for the post of Ambassador. “Whatever actions ...

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Aurora Gold Mines to scale back expansion if gold price continues to nosedive

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 September 2015, 20:13 by GxMedia Aurora Gold Mines (AGM) has already decided to delay expansion of operations if the world –price continues to plummet and remains low for some time to come, according to a senior company official. Chief Executive Officer of Guyana Goldfields, Patrick Sheridan Jr. said investors in the US$250 million gold mine ...

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Updated: One die in three vehicle smash up

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 September 2015, 2:52 by GxMedia Investigations are being conducted into a fatal accident that occurred at about 8:30 Wednesday night on the Schoonord Public Road, West Bank Demerara which left one person dead. He has been identified as Mahendra Sugrim, 23 years, of Goed Fortuin, WBD. Police said that  motor pickup PRR 4600 was proceeding ...

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Guyana reacts to Venezuela’s decision to suspend approval of ambassadorial nominee

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 September 2015, 1:59 by GxMedia Foreign Affairs Minister, Carl Greenidge Wednesday night said his country would continue to speak out against Venezuela’s illegal claim to Guyana’s Essequibo region and maritime space. Greenidge made his position known a day after President Nicolas Maduro’s televised announcement that he had ordered the suspension of Georgetown’s application for Ambassador ...

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