Daily Archives: Sunday, 29 October 2017, 21:47

Salary negotiations for GTT workers deadlocked; union still awaiting arbitration

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 October 2017, 21:47 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Postal and Telecommunications Workers Union (GP&TWU) on Sunday said it wants the Ministry of Social Protection’s Department of Labour to invoke arbitration in a deadlocked pay dispute with the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT). Union President, Harold Shepherd told the opening of the GP&TWU’s Triennial Delegates ...

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Teenage girl drowns on her birthday at Rock Stone Fish festival

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 October 2017, 20:57 by Denis Chabrol Tragedy marred the Rockstone Fish Festival on Sunday when a 13 year old girl drowned and an unidentified man who attempted to rescue her is feared dead, relatives said. Dead is Kimeanda Prince of Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara and a second form student of Houston Secondary School. She was celebrating ...

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WPA prepared to withdraw from coalition if electoral irregularities surface; defends GECOM Chairman

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 October 2017, 19:50 by Denis Chabrol The Working People’s Alliance (WPA) on Sunday  endorsed President David Granger’s appointment of Retired Justice James Patterson as Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission, but made it clear it would break away from the coalition if there are electoral irregularities. “WPA publicly commits to the position that, if elections ...

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