Daily Archives: Friday, 8 February 2019, 21:36

Jamaica confiscates 70 tonnes of Guyanese rice

Last Updated on Saturday, 9 February 2019, 19:11 by Writer Reproduced from Jamaica Observer KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Food Storage and Prevention of Infestation Division (FSPID), in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) says it has confiscated 70 metric tonnes (1,575 bags) of White Cinderella rice from Guyana due to high microbial content. The rice, valued at ...

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No general elections by March 20; poll preparations will take 148 days

Last Updated on Friday, 8 February 2019, 14:04 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield on Friday ruled out General Elections being held by March 20, 2019, saying that he has been awaiting the green light since January to begin preparations. “Today is the 8th (of January). You haven’t said anything to me yet. If you communicate to ...

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