Daily Archives: Friday, 8 July 2016, 16:39

GPHC gets eight dialysis machines – can now treat over 100 kidney disease patients weekly

Last Updated on Saturday, 9 July 2016, 22:33 by Denis Chabrol The Nephrology Department of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) is now equipped to provide better care to patients with kidney disease, reported the Government Information Agency (GINA). The department received eight dialysis machines from the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension of the University of Vermont’s Medical School today. ...

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Experts defend compaction method for extending CJI Airport runway

Last Updated on Friday, 8 July 2016, 16:55 by Denis Chabrol Despite lingering concerns about the vibroflotation method of compaction to extend the runway of the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA),   the Guyana government and China Harbour Engineering (CHEC) on Friday assured that aviation safety would not be compromised. CHEC Project Manager,  Keliang Liu told a news briefing after an ...

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Inquest into allegations made by Barry Dataram completed-Report handed over to Minister of State 

Last Updated on Friday, 8 July 2016, 12:59 by Denis Chabrol Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, this morning, received the report of the inquiry made into the allegations made against officials of the Customs Anti-Narcotic Unit (CANU) by self-confessed drug lord, Mr. Barry Dataram. The Ministry of the Presidency said the probe was conducted by Brigadier Bruce Lovell, who ...

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