Daily Archives: Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 18:10

Guyana seeks Islamic bank funding for technical-vocational training for oil sector jobs

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 19:08 by Writer Guyana has asked the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) to finance the training of local persons for the emerging oil and gas sector, even as top officials said foreigners would have to be employed if there are insufficient Guyanese to fill vacancies. “A reverse linkage programme in technical and vocational training ...

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Minister Hughes “relinquished” day-to-day running of private company amid fresh concerns about conflict of interest

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 7:54 by Writer Minister of Public Telecommunications Cathy Hughes’ private business links, as an elected official, have again come under sharp scrutiny, forcing her to state categorically that she has taken a back seat from her company, Videomega Productions. “In May 2015 upon my assumption of the role of Minister of Tourism I ...

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