Daily Archives: Wednesday, 9 October 2019, 23:58

Bank of Guyana probe uncovering reasons for US notes shortage at cambios

A probe by the Bank of Guyana and other supervisory agencies into the shortage of United States (US) dollars at non-bank cambios has already raised some red flags, but Finance Minister Winston Jordan has declined to divulge details. Jordan said so far the investigations have shown that at least two non-bank cambios “have really caused this problem”. “Our investigation is ...

Read More »

NIS encouraged to invest on international stock market amid meagre returns, dwindled contributions

Last Updated on Thursday, 10 October 2019, 8:23 by Writer Despite raking in more than GYD$500 million from Guyana’s emerging oil and gas sector, the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) is being encouraged to invest some of its monies on the international stock market as it grapples with paying pensions amid declining contributions. Chairman of the NIS Board, John Seeram told ...

Read More »

“APNU is not against cash grants” from oil revenues but more information needed -Granger; WPA ready to negotiate modified proposal

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 October 2019, 21:54 by Writer President David Granger on Wednesday sought to dispel concerns that he is opposed to direct cash transfer of some oil revenues to Guyanese, even as the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) signaled that it was ready to modify its proposal with other political parties in A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) ...

Read More »