Daily Archives: Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 20:58

President “recovering well” but clinical analyses “incomplete”- govt

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 21:01 by Denis Chabrol President David Granger is resting comfortably at an official residence following an intensive series of tests by specialist doctors immediately after he arrived in Cuba on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, the Ministry of the Presidency said. The President is receiving treatment at the Centro de Investigaciones Medico Quirugicas (CIMEQ) in Havana, ...

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Govt addressed seafarers’ concerns; recruitment agency says Trinidadians not hired

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 17:53 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana government has already intervened to address claims of discrimination against Guyanese seafarers by one of the companies contracted to hire them to work aboard vessels involved in oil exploration offshore Guyan. The Guyana Seafarer’s and General Workers Union (GS&GWU) said Wednesday that most seamen and other mariners ...

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Guyana, Tanzania and Ghana to sign open skies air services agreement

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 14:36 by Denis Chabrol Guyana is expected to sign Air Services Agreements (ASA) with Tanzania and Ghana later this month to pave the way for any airlines that might be interested in flying between Africa and South America, a senior official of the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) announced Wednesday. GCAA Director of ...

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No need for 19-year extension of Berbice Bridge Concession agreement-Jagdeo

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 12:10 by Denis Chabrol Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo on Wednesday said he does not support the Berbice Bridge Company Inc. request for a long-term extension of its concession agreement, but said perhaps two years might be good enough. “I don’t believe nineteen years is even practical. That is doubling the life of the ...

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