Daily Archives: Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 19:23

How Larry Singh knew that govt needed pharmaceutical bond? “If I told Mr. Larry Singh? Joseph Harmon? No,”

Last Updated on Thursday, 8 September 2016, 14:18 by Denis Chabrol Minister of State, Joseph Harmon on Thursday said he had no part to play in informing city businessman Lawrence “Larry” Singh that government needed to rent a pharmaceutical bond. “If I told Mr. Larry Singh? Joseph Harmon? No,” Harmon said when asked by Demerara Waves Online News asked him ...

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Prime Minister orders NCN’s CEO to apologise to TV news anchor for suspending her newsreading because she is pregnant

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 19:23 by Denis Chabrol Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo on Wednesday ordered the Chief Executive Officer of the National Communications Network (NCN), Lennox Cornette to apologise for using her pregnancy as the basis for removing her from anchoring the 6 O’clock news. “It agonises me to get involved in what is an NCN management ...

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GFC scraps Baishan Lin’s forest concessions; moves to recover debts

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 17:27 by Denis Chabrol Now that all of Bai Shan Lin’s concessions have been repossessed by the Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC), that regulatory agency is about to sell already harvested logs to help recover some of the debts owed by that company that claims it has registered a loss for more than 20 years. ...

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Sunken draga cuts off food, fuel and mining supplies to Middle Mazaruni ; students cannot resume classes

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 15:16 by Denis Chabrol Mining camps in the Upper Mazaruni are running low on food, fuel and other supplies, and secondary school students have been unable to travel to Bartica to begin the new school term because a partially submerged ‘draga’ is blocking the Mazaruni River channel. The mining raft has been  stuck  at ...

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