Daily Archives: Friday, 27 July 2018, 20:34

ExxonMobil yet to fully quantify Stabroek Block discoveries to date

Last Updated on Friday, 27 July 2018, 20:34 by Denis Chabrol ExxonMobil on Friday indicated that it has not fully estimated the amount of commercially available oil that has been discovered so far at the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana, saying that it was still to quantify the Ranger well. “We have some more appraisal wells to go in Ranger.We know, ...

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Funding for Lethem-Linden road, new Demerara River bridge likely through China’s Silk Road initiative

Last Updated on Friday, 27 July 2018, 15:26 by Denis Chabrol Guyana and China on Friday inked an accord to facilitate cooperation through the the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road Initiative that could pave the way for funding the construction of the Linden-Lethem Road and a new Demerara Harbour Bridge. China’s Ambassador to Guyana, Cui Jianchun ...

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Court of Appeal fixes early date for hearing appeal against appointment of GECOM Commission Chairman

Last Updated on Friday, 27 July 2018, 14:33 by Denis Chabrol The Court of Appeal on Friday fixed an earliest possible date for the hearing of an appeal of a High Court decision that upheld the appointment of the Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Retired Justice James Patterson. The appeal would be heard on October 4, 2018, just ...

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No charges for Minister Broomes, others in parking lot fracas

Last Updated on Friday, 27 July 2018, 13:05 by Denis Chabrol Junior Minister of Natural Resources Simona Broomes, her driver and two security guards, who were involved in the parking lot fracas, will not be charged. “The file was completed and sent for legal advice, which was obtained to the effect that based on all the Statements and video footage, ...

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More Guyanese to be employed with Edison Chouest Offshore

Last Updated on Friday, 27 July 2018, 8:43 by Denis Chabrol More Guyanese are expected to be employed by Edison Chouest Offshore as the company aims to soon open its local company ‘G (Guyanese) Boats’ in Georgetown to support Guyana’s emerging offshore oil and gas sector. That was disclosed by the company’s Business Development Manager, Daniel LaFont, who was at ...

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CARICOM countries exposed to training to better monitor medicines

Last Updated on Friday, 27 July 2018, 8:05 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Public Health, in collaboration with the Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO), is currently hosting a Post Market Surveillance and Pharmacovigilance Workshop in Guyana, to improve monitoring of medicines for safety and quality in CARICOM states. The sub-regional workshop is intended to expose senior regulatory ...

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