Daily Archives: Monday, 29 July 2019, 19:51

Caribbean Vocational Qualification pilot in 11 secondary schools from September

Last Updated on Monday, 29 July 2019, 21:43 by Writer The Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ) will be piloted in 11 secondary schools starting in September to provide students with validation of skills, the Ministry of Education said Monday. The Ministry of Education is collaborating with the Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) on the implementation of the CVQ within the secondary schools ...

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10 students in ICT internship with MOPT company partners

Last Updated on Monday, 29 July 2019, 21:24 by Writer Ten students from junior secondary schools in Georgetown began a ground-breaking paid five-week internship with the four leading private sector information communication and technology (ICT) enterprises in Guyana, the Ministry of Public Telecommunications (MOPT) said Monday. These enterprises have been working in partnership with MOPT since the first year of ...

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US Coast Guard continuing to boost Guyana’s maritime security capacity

Last Updated on Monday, 29 July 2019, 21:00 by Writer The Guyana’s Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) is benefiting from the expertise of the United States Coast Guard (USCG) for a capacity building workshop on Port Safety Management. The first such training exercise in Guyana – a three-day seminar – opened Monday morning at Regency Suites, Georgetown. Participants include port facility ...

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No walkouts, only law-based decisions for free, fair and transparent elections- new GECOM Chairman

Last Updated on Monday, 29 July 2019, 19:22 by Writer Newly-appointed Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Retired Justice Claudette Singh on Monday vowed to make decisions based on Guyana’s laws and the constitution, while signaling that she would not tolerate any walkouts from meetings of the seven-member commission. “I am just that, I can do something good for ...

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