Daily Archives: Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 23:54

Industrial unrest at Aurora Gold Mines

Last Updated on Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 5:00 by Writer Gold mining operations at Aurora Gold Mines in the Cuyuni River have been affected as several Guyanese workers who are upset that they stand to lose their jobs to foreign contracting companies aimed at reducing the cost of operations staged a protest, sources said Tuesday night. Early indications are that ...

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Ganja penalty at centre of fresh political controversy; gov’t says possession still illegal

Last Updated on Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 4:50 by Writer Government on Tuesday appeared to have back-pedaled from its position hours earlier that persons caught with small amounts of marijuana would not be jailed even as steps were being taken to amend the legislation, instead now saying that possession is still an offence until the law is amended. “Possession is ...

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