Daily Archives: Sunday, 18 December 2016, 22:30

BREAKING NEWS: Bandit shot, accomplice arrested after robbing persons at a get together

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 December 2016, 23:18 by Denis Chabrol A suspected bandit was shot during an exchange of gunfire in Campbelville and another man believed to be his accomplice was arrested shortly after they barged in a yard and robbed several persons, Assistant Police Commissioner, Clifton Hicken said. The injured man was rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation ...

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Guyanese fast food franchise holding company to invest in agriculture sector

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 December 2016, 21:53 by Denis Chabrol A Guyanese company that holds the local franchises for several American fast food chains plans to invest in the agriculture sector for the supply of produce to its latest addition, Pollo Tropical. Managing Director of CAMEX Limited, Terrence Campbell said 90 percent of the meat, fish, provisions, rice and ...

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Hinterland Employment Youth Service participants to be paid by year-end

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 December 2016, 2:50 by Denis Chabrol Participants of the Hinterland Employment Youth Service (HEYS) programme were assured that they will receive outstanding payments owed by the end of December. Minister within the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Valerie Garrido-Lowe met with residents of Moruca, Region One  on Saturday, and offered apologies to HEYS participants that ...

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PPP seeks image makeover ; rules out bringing back “hypocrites”

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 December 2016, 2:14 by Denis Chabrol Still reeling from accusations of corruption and discrimination in some quarters during its 23-years in government, the opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) on Saturday set the tone for a makeover of its bruised image in some quarters. At the same time, the PPP took a hard line against patching ...

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