Daily Archives: Monday, 23 July 2018, 22:59

Georgetown Hospital probes stillbirth after woman’s scathing complaint

Last Updated on Monday, 23 July 2018, 23:10 by Denis Chabrol The state-owned Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) on Monday decided to launch an investigation after a 35-year old woman alleged that medical personnel at that institution were negligent, resulting in the loss of her unborn child. Chief Executive Officer of the GPHC, Retired Brigadier George Lewis told Demerara Waves ...

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ICJ decision on Venezuela border controversy key to Guyana, Trinidad, Barbados discussing overlapping maritime boundaries

Last Updated on Monday, 23 July 2018, 14:18 by Denis Chabrol Barbados’ newly-elected Prime Minister, Mia Mottley has signaled her government’s willingness to reopen maritime boundary talks with Guyana, Foreign Affairs Minister Carl Greenidge said Monday. “There have been no technical or political discussions between Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago or Guyana and Barbados on the maritime boundaries in the ...

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DEA helping Guyana intercept illegal aircraft

Last Updated on Monday, 23 July 2018, 14:35 by Denis Chabrol The United States’ Drug Enforcement Administration is assisting Guyana in intercepting illegal aircraft, Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan has told the the National Assembly. Responding to questions by the opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP), he said three illegal planes that landed in Guyana near the border with Brazil ...

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Guyana’s proven oil-equivalent reserves now 4 billion barrels; revised production target now 750,000 barrels daily

Last Updated on Monday, 23 July 2018, 8:20 by Denis Chabrol IRVING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ExxonMobil said Monday it has increased its estimate of the discovered recoverable resources for the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana to more than 4 billion oil-equivalent barrels and has advanced its evaluation to support a third phase of development and consideration of two additional phases. The increase follows completion ...

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