Daily Archives: Friday, 24 August 2018, 21:08

Pressure mounts on govt to give direct cash transfer of oil revenues to poor; ACDA says stop granting more oil concessions to foreign companies

Last Updated on Friday, 24 August 2018, 21:08 by Denis Chabrol Pressure on Friday intensified on the David Granger-led administration to give conditional direct cash transfers of some oil earn revenues to very poor Guyanese, against the background of him already dismissing the idea because there is no evidence. The African Cultural and Development Association (ACDA), widely believed to be ...

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‘Guyana Airways Corp. Inc.’ plans to take legal action over use of name

Last Updated on Friday, 24 August 2018, 17:32 by Denis Chabrol Legal action is likely to be taken against government for removing the privately-owned Guyana Airways Corporation Inc. (GAC) from the Companies Register two years after the entity was duly registered because the name is identical to two previous companies. “Every entity had an opportunity to object to the name, ...

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BREAKING: Jennifer Westford, Margaret Cummings freed of stealing GY$600 million

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 August 2018, 5:58 by Denis Chabrol Former Minister of Public Service, Jennifer Westford and her Administrative Assistant Margaret Cummings were Friday afternoon freed from a charge of larceny of GY$639,420,000 by a public officer. Principal Magistrate, Judy Latchman said the charge of 24 counts of larceny by a public officer was “bad in law” because, ...

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