Daily Archives: Saturday, 17 March 2018, 23:33

Faulty Gold Board system causes high mercury levels in GGMC workers; system fixed

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 March 2018, 23:39 by Denis Chabrol At least 20 workers of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) have been tested with worrying levels of mercury due to defective systems at the Guyana Gold Board which that entity says have been fixed. GGMC Commissioner, Newell Dennison said that medical treatment would be provided to staff ...

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Lands and Surveys Commission warns Bel Air Park residents of legal action against encroachment on Lama Canal reserve

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 March 2018, 18:38 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s Lands and Surveys Commission (GLSC) on Saturday warned persons encroaching on government reserve near the Lama Canal that legal action would be taken if they do not remove their structures. Commissioner/Chief Executive Officer of the GLSC, Trevor Benn said his entity has been informed that several residents of  ...

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Police ease brakes on ‘wrapped’ minibuses

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 March 2018, 13:58 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Police Force has eased clamping down on ‘wrapped’ minibuses- those that have been resprayed in designs- until a meeting with minibus operators, ‘A’ Division Commander, Assistant Commissioner, Leslie James said Saturday. “We have tempered the exercise. We are no longer engaging in the exercise until we have ...

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