Daily Archives: Monday, 24 June 2019, 21:34

Canadian business chamber to open doors in Guyana amid oil, gold rush

Last Updated on Monday, 24 June 2019, 21:53 by Writer Canada on Monday announced plans to established a business chamber in Guyana, as several Canadian companies step up preparations to search for oil offshore the South American nation. Canada’s High Commissioner to Guyana, Lilian Chatterjee made the announcement at a reception at the Marriott Hotel to mark her country’s 152nd ...

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Jagdeo draws “red lines” on elections with existing voters’ list; appointing new GECOM Chairman

Last Updated on Monday, 24 June 2019, 21:34 by Writer Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo on Monday ruled out agreeing to extending the deadline by which general elections should be held, hours after a lawyer for the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) told the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) that a new house-to-house-generated voters list would not be ready until December 25. ...

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Caribbean Court gives Granger, Jagdeo more time to find consensus on elections date; GECOM says general elections not possible until after Christmas

Last Updated on Monday, 24 June 2019, 17:45 by Writer The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on Monday gave President David Granger and Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo as well as their lawyers more time to possibly arrive at a consensus, even as the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) said elections would not be possible until after December 25. President of the ...

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LIVE COVERAGE: Consequential orders on Caribbean Court of Justice decisions on no-confidence motion, GECOM Chairmanship

Last Updated on Monday, 24 June 2019, 14:03 by Denis Chabrol Caribbean Court of Justice post-judgment hearing on consequential orders and costs in two sets of cases from Guyana. Last Tuesday the Court determined that the process that was followed in the appointment of the Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission was flawed and in breach of the Constitution. In ...

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