Daily Archives: Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 21:34

Petroleum Commission Bill for World Bank-guided overhaul

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 21:34 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s proposed Petroleum Commission legislation might be further revised or replaced altogether following more expert recommendations under the auspices of a World Bank-funded project, Minister of Natural Resources Raphael Trotman said Tuesday. It is now one year since the Petroleum Commission Bill was tabled in the 65-seat National Assembly, ...

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Guyana’s Standards Bureau to craft oil and gas sector safety certification programme

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 16:59 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS), in collaboration with the Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago, will be engaging with oil operators and potential contractors to develop a Safe To Work (STOW) certification programme for the oil and gas sector. According to GNBS Director, Candelle Walcott-Bostwick the team ...

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Former Bishop’s High School teacher for High Court trial on sexual offence charge

Last Updated on Friday, 25 May 2018, 9:08 by Denis Chabrol Former Bishop’s High School teacher, Coen Jackson was Tuesday committed to stand trial in the High Court for a sexual offence. Principal Magistrate, Judy Latchman found that there was sufficient evidence for Jackson to be trialed by a judge and jury for the charge of engaging in sexual activity with ...

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Guyanese Derrick Patterson charged with cocaine trafficking in Grenada

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 15:19 by Denis Chabrol Reproduced from The New Today A 47-year-old Guyanese National, Derrick Patterson has been remanded to Grenada’s Her Majesty’s Prison at Richmond Hill when he appeared in court Monday to face a charge of possession of Cocaine. Demerara Waves Online News understands that the former student of St. Agnes Primary ...

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Maryann Daby charged with attempted murder

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 11:55 by Denis Chabrol Maryann Daby was Tuesday arraigned on a charge of attempting to murder a police constable. She was refused bail and remanded to prison until May 23, 2018, despite claims of several loopholes in the case against the businesswoman. She is the daughter of Paul Daby Snr.who had been arrested ...

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