Daily Archives: Monday, 25 February 2019, 22:31

Gold Board wants to buy “all gold” directly from miners

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 February 2019, 6:06 by Writer The state-owned Guyana Gold Board (GGB) is further decentralising its operations by deploying roving representatives in mining communities, General Manager Eondrene Thompson announced Monday. The GGB’s main office is located in Georgetown and a satellite office in Bartica, in addition to agents who are licensed dealers. But Thompson said her ...

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Police Force gets new Strategic Plan

Last Updated on Monday, 25 February 2019, 21:39 by Writer Members of the newly formed Police Reform Change Board on Monday received the New Guyana Police Force Strategic Plan, the government’s Department of Public Information (DPI) reported. The presentation was done at an executive briefing which discussed the Police Reform Change Board and the New Guyana Police Force Strategic Plan. ...

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“Significant” slump in business due to looming political uncertainty – Georgetown Chamber of Commerce

Last Updated on Monday, 25 February 2019, 20:40 by Writer The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) on Monday reported that its members have so far experienced a significant decline in business activity due to political uncertainty associated with the no-confidence motion. GCCI President, Deodat Indar told Demerara Waves Online News that a two-question questionnaire was administered online to ...

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Guyanese charged with murder of Trinidadian doubles vendor

Last Updated on Monday, 25 February 2019, 19:52 by Writer Reproduced from Trinidad’s Daily Express GUYANESE national Balgobin Doodnath appeared in the Chaguanas Magistrates’ Court on Monday charged with last week’s murder of doubles vendor Dhroop Jagessar. Jagessar, 22 who lived in Chase Village, was arrested last Tuesday at the Piarco International Airport. He was charged following instructions last Friday ...

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