Daily Archives: Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 17:26

City Councillors divided over parking meters; City Hall hopes to further revise agreement with investor

Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 21:10 by Denis Chabrol Although Smart City Solutions (SCS) has agreed to reduce the parking meter fees and the life of the contract from 49 to 20 years, a divided Georgetown’s City Council ended a meeting Wednesday with a decision to hold further negotiations with the company based on the deliberations. The proposed ...

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Guyana-bound man held at Jamaica airport with marijuana

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 17:26 by Denis Chabrol JAMAICA OBSERVER – A man has been taken into custody for breaches of the Dangerous Drug Act after 12 pounds of ganja was found in his luggage at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, on Sunday He has been identified as Sean Matthews of Arnold Road in Kingston. Reports ...

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GCAA probing aircraft incident at Eteringbang; Gouveia denies plane was overloaded

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 17:16 by Denis Chabrol Even as the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) continues to probe an incident at the Eteringbang Airstrip that resulted in damage to a plane, the Chief Executive Officer of the Roraima Group of Companies, Gerry Gouveia on Tuesday denied that that aircraft was overloaded with several drums of fuel. ...

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BK International to build US$3.5 million hangar at Ogle Airport, acquire more aircraft

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 16:35 by Denis Chabrol BK International on Tuesday turned the sod to build a US$3.5 million dollar hangar at the Eugene F. Correia International Airport at Ogle as part of the company’s plans to bring down the cost of domestic airfares, Chief Executive Officer, Brian Tiwari said. “It’s to increase our fleet and ...

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