Daily Archives: Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 22:14

Guyana can be game changer for Trinidad’s state-owned oil refinery

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 22:14 by Denis Chabrol Reproduced from Trinidad Newsday newspaper Guyana and its eight oil finds can be a game changer for state-owned Petrotrin and TT, says National Gas Company (NGC) Chairman Gerry Brooks. He was speaking during a presentation at the Chamber of Industry and Commerce’s Business Outlook breakfast meeting held on Wednesday ...

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No threatening levels of mercury found at GGMC – PAHO/WHO team

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 21:56 by Denis Chabrol The Pan American Health Organisation/ World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) team assessing the claims of mercury exposure at GGMC has found no threatening levels of mercury at the complex. Last Saturday the WHO/PAHO team orally briefed the Ministers of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman, and Public Health, Volda Lawrence, on their ...

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Public Service Credit Union settles hefty bills during period covered by now discharged temporary Court order

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 21:47 by Denis Chabrol When the original Management Committee of the Guyana Public Service Cooperative Credit Union (GPSCUU) was granted an interim order by the High Court on June 19, 2018, a number of payments, including a multi-million dollar pay-out to a lawyer, were made from the financial organisation’s coffers. Records seen by ...

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Eco bullish on Orinduik Block and Total farm-in

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 19:57 by Denis Chabrol Gil Holzman, President & Chief Executive Officer of Eco Atlantic Oil & Gas says the oil explorer is excited at the prospects of its Guyana offshore block based on recent seismic data and is confident French conglomerate Total will exercise an option to farm in to the concession. In ...

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Japan funds renewable energy projects for Guyana, CARICOM headquarters

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 14:35 by Denis Chabrol Japan is funding a US$17 million renewable energy project in Guyana that would see an improvement of the capital’s electricity generation system and the introduction of a solar energy system at the locally-based headquarters of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). Foreign Affairs Minister, Carl Greenidge made the announcement at the ...

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Govt takes back control of Public Service Coop Credit Union; multimillion dollar queries surface

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 21:59 by Denis Chabrol Government’s interim management committee on Wednesday took back control of the Guyana Public Service Cooperative Credit Union, after the High Court threw out previous orders. The original management committee, which has come under wide-ranging scrutiny for the way it has been running the affairs of the financial institution, had ...

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