Daily Archives: Sunday, 11 March 2018, 18:49

Jagdeo predicts 4 or 5 seat PPP election victory

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 March 2018, 22:09 by Denis Chabrol Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo forecasts a 50,000 vote defeat of the governing coalition if more of his People’s Progressive Party supporters are registered and go out to cast their ballots at the next general elections. Under the proportional representation electoral system, a seat is equivalent to about 5,000 votes. ...

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Immigration Officer, man die in East Bank Demerara accident

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 March 2018, 9:59 by Denis Chabrol An Immigration Officer and her male companion died Saturday night after the CBR motorcycle they were travelling on slammed into a concrete media at Houston, East Bank Demerara. Dead are pillion rider 25-year old Mauava Chase, a police constable stationed at Central Passport Office and of 187 Thomas Street,Kitty, ...

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Guyana’s former sugar estate lands available for oil sector-related real estate development

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 March 2018, 9:35 by Denis Chabrol Guyana is making available large swathes of former sugar estate lands for constructing upscale houses and business complexes for the burgeoning oil and gas sector, but a top government official cautions that the lands cannot be held indefinitely for speculation. “These developments will come with a time-frame so you ...

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