Daily Archives: Friday, 15 March 2019, 18:40

Barbados, Guyana stock exchanges agree to cooperate; new stock exchange legislation in the pipeline

Last Updated on Friday, 15 March 2019, 20:55 by Writer The Barbados and Guyana stock exchanges on Friday inked a memorandum of cooperation, paving the way for listed companies to trade in each other’s countries. “The two key areas of interest identified in our preliminary discussions have been that of institutional strengthening and the cross listing of securities,” Managing Director ...

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President Granger calls for “political cooperation” to ensure “credible” elections this year

Last Updated on Friday, 15 March 2019, 23:28 by Writer President David Granger on Friday cited the need for opposition support to aid him in setting a date for “credible” general elections at the “earliest possible date”, as the 90-day timeframe after the passage of the no-confidence motion expires next week Thursday. “They demand political cooperation, not confrontation,” he said ...

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Private criminal charge against elections commissioners dismissed

Last Updated on Friday, 15 March 2019, 12:34 by Writer Indictable criminal charges of conspiracy by three Elections Commissioners to breach Guyana’s Constitution were dismissed by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan. The three Guyana Elections Commissioners, all government-appointed, are Charles Corbin, Vincent Alexander and Desmond Trotman. Attorney-at-law Sanjeev Datadin, who filed the private criminal charges on behalf of Civil Engineer Marcel ...

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