Daily Archives: Friday, 21 October 2016, 18:22

Gun crimes major concern among Guyanese despite 21% decline in serious offences; time for multi-stakeholder collaboration- Fmr. Chief-of-Staff Phillips

Last Updated on Friday, 21 October 2016, 18:22 by Denis Chabrol Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF),  Retired Brigadier Mark Phillips Friday said although the official police statistics show a decline in serious crimes, the feeling of insecurity among Guyanese is very high makes it necessary for collaboration among several stakeholders. “Notwithstanding the statistics that speak to a ...

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Guyana’s foreign debt pegged at GYD $236 billion

Last Updated on Friday, 21 October 2016, 11:29 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s external debt has been pegged at GYD $236 billion and domestic debt at GYD $81.7 billion, according to Guyana’s Public Debt Management Report. The Guyana government says the first annual report on Public Debt Management has been completed by the Finance Ministry and would be soon tabled in ...

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Real-life Jamaican encounter with a corrupt Guyanese traffic cop

Last Updated on Friday, 21 October 2016, 8:33 by Denis Chabrol GHK Lall’s Eye on the Issues All law-abiding citizens should applaud Commissioner of Police (ag), Mr. David Ramnarine’s recent call on ranks to stop harassing the public or face the consequences.  Even as I commend this public posture of the CoP (ag), I must wonder whether this latest warning will ...

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