Daily Archives: Thursday, 28 September 2017, 16:57

University of Guyana workers demand more facts about pay-hike

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 September 2017, 17:05 by Denis Chabrol University of Guyana workers want the administration of that tertiary institution to justify a pay-hike increase of six to eight percent, according to Workers Union (UGWU) President, Bruce Haynes. Haynes said workers might be inclined to accept the pay increase- six percent for academic staff and eight percent for ...

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One in custody following New Amsterdam execution attempt

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 September 2017, 15:43 by Denis Chabrol Berbice Divisional Commander, Lyndon Alves  on Thursday said investigators were making headway in their investigations into the execution attempt on a New Amsterdam farmer and arrested a suspect said to be involved in the shooting. Alves disclosed that the victim, who was reluctant to divulge information on his enemies, ...

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Guyanese businessmen warned of global crackdown on offshore tax evasion

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 September 2017, 15:36 by Denis Chabrol Commissioner-General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Godfrey Statia warned Guyanese businessmen against offshore tax evasion, saying that global systems are being increasingly networked to weed out tax cheats and report them to their home-countries. Addressing a luncheon organised by the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) at the ...

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