Daily Archives: Monday, 1 April 2019, 20:30

6 more sickened mine workers flown to city; Guyana gov’t temporarily halts manganese exploration

Last Updated on Monday, 15 April 2019, 21:45 by Writer Even as six more sickened persons were flown from Guyana’s North West District to Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) for emergency treatment, the Public Health Ministry Monday night said two of the 13 who have fallen ill so far were tested positive for leptospirosis. “While the specialists continue to work ...

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UPDATE: Fly Jamaica didn’t deposit US$200,000 bond because it was scheduled carrier- GCAA

Last Updated on Monday, 1 April 2019, 19:30 by Writer Cash-strapped Fly Jamaica, which has shut down operations, did not deposit a US$200,000 bond to refund passengers because it was a scheduled carrier, not a charter service, a top GCAA official said Monday. Director-General of the GCAA, Retired Lt. Col. Egbert Field told Demerara Waves Online News that his regulatory ...

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School children to be taught financial literacy skills

Last Updated on Monday, 1 April 2019, 19:23 by Writer More than 2,000 primary and secondary school students will be groomed in how to make smart financial decisions in observance of Teach a Child to Save Day on April 12, organisers said. The initiative will be held by Outliers Zone, a financial wellness non-governmental organisation, with support from the Guyana ...

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