Daily Archives: Monday, 20 August 2018, 20:17

“We don’t want a clash” with teachers; govt offering what it can afford- Granger

Last Updated on Monday, 20 August 2018, 20:24 by Denis Chabrol President David Granger on Monday virtually ruled out government making a higher pay offer and he appealed to teachers not to disrupt classes. “The Minister of Education is working towards an agreement. We don’t want a confrontation, we don’t want a clash. We value the service of teachers,” he ...

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No cash strike relief but teachers still vow to abandon classrooms; GTU to seek legal advice on blocking salary deductions

Last Updated on Monday, 20 August 2018, 13:43 by Denis Chabrol As thousands of teachers prepare to go on strike for increased salaries and allowances, the Guyana Teachers Union’s (GTU) executive on Monday said the trade union could not afford to provide cash relief but would assist with foodstuff and other items. The issue of strike relief was raised at ...

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Updated: Volda Lawrence is PNCR’s Chairwoman; Granger hails “clean” internal elections, party unity

Last Updated on Monday, 20 August 2018, 2:55 by Denis Chabrol Volda Lawrence clinched victory to become Chair of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), and at the end of the keenly contested race party leader David Granger  assured that the elections were free and fair. “The process might have been slow and difficult but it was clean and complete,” Granger, ...

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