Internet Radio

Daily Archives: Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 21:06

Appeal Court judges to be sworn in ; Nandlall calls for High Court vacancies to be filled

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 21:08 by Denis Chabrol Chief Justice, Roxanne George-Wiltshire and High Court Judge, Dawn Gregory are to be sworn in Wednesday as Court of Appeal Judges, according to well-placed sources. They are due to take the Oaths of Office before President David Granger at his official residence, State House. This will pave the way ...

Read More »

Guyanese small farmers to get improved Climate Services

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 18:03 by Denis Chabrol   Guyanese farmers may soon be able to make better decisions if all goes well with a Participatory Integrated Climate Services of Agriculture (PICSA). A workshop is currently being facilitated by the Ministry of Agriculture’s Hydro-meteorological Department, with funding from the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Programme for Building ...

Read More »

Two charged with bribing policeman during gun, ammo probe

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 17:34 by Denis Chabrol Two men were Tuesday arraigned for allegedly bribing a constable at the Brickdam Police Station to release one of their sons from custody after he was accused of being in illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition. Kamendra Raghubeer of 171 ‘C’ Field, Sophia and 24-year old Anil Persaud ...

Read More »

ExxonMobil awaits key approvals before Final Investment Decision ; elections will not determine production start-up

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 17:10 by Denis Chabrol The United States (US) oil giant, ExxonMobil, is yet to make its Final Investment Decision (FID) to engage in commercial production offshore Guyana because local regulatory agencies are still reviewing applications, officials said Tuesday. They are the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) being reviewed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and ...

Read More »

Stabroek Market vendor allegedly caught with marijuana during robbery probe

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 10:59 by Denis Chabrol A Stabroek Market vendor was was Tuesday morning arraigned and remanded on a charge of trafficking in narcotics. Travis Alexander of 109 D’Andrade Street,Newtown, Georgetown appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates Court before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan. The charge against the 26-year old man is that on May 12 at ...

Read More »

Telecoms pensioners owed GYD$600 million- union

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 10:47 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Postal and Telecommunications Workers Union (GPTWU) has written to President David Granger seeking his intervention in the payment of GYD$600 million in outstanding gratuities to retirees of the country’s oldest telecommunications company. Union President, Terrence Shepherd told Demerara Waves that a letter was dispatched to the Guyanese ...

Read More »