Daily Archives: Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 18:02

New order issued to activate Judicial Review Act in keeping with Chief Justice’s order

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 18:02 by Denis Chabrol Twelve days after issuing a  commencement order for the Judicial Review Act (JRA) from January 1, 2019 a new order has been issued to instead activate that law from July 31, 2018 in keeping with the Chief Justice, Roxane George-Wiltshire’s order. The order was published in the Official Gazette ...

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Guyana govt hires Aussie-born Oil and Gas Adviser

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 16:00 by Denis Chabrol Mr. Matthew Wilks, an experienced senior oil and gas business developer and negotiator, has been appointed Oil and Gas Adviser in the Ministry of the Presidency’s Department of Energy, government announced on Tuesday. Mr. Wilks has 32 years of experience in the global oil and gas industry, spanning all segments ...

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Teachers’ Union to prolong strike if govt refuses to negotiate recommended 40 percent salary hike

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 15:47 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU) on Thursday threatened to prolong the strike and force government into arbitration if it refuses to return to the bargaining table and consider using the 40 percent demand as a starting point for which to negotiate lower increases. Union President, Mark Lyte said the ...

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University of Guyana warns against stealing other people’s works, buying papers

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 8:25 by Denis Chabrol University of Guyana Vice Chancellor, Professor Ivelaw Griffith has warned new students against stealing other people’s works and reproducing it as theirs to help create a culture of honesty as the country is poised to earn huge revenues. Addressing an orientation for the freshmen and women at the George ...

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