Daily Archives: Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 15:18

Guyana ramps up plans for selling crude oil

Last Updated on Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 22:10 by Writer Guyana’s preparations for the start of commercial oil production and lifting is moving apace and these include having a third party aboard the floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel overseeing the movement of oil, Head of the Ministry of the Presidency’s Department of Energy, Dr. Mark Bynoe said Wednesday. ...

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OPINION Wanted: a leader of a different caliber

Last Updated on Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 22:39 by Writer by GHK Lall I look around and am forced to admit: it is the most boring of times. The normalcy of the most careful, sobering, and methodical kind of election imaginable that graces what is now the hands-down national pastime. Dilapidated, it is. Somebody has got to ‘bring back that ...

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Parliament will remain open to approve spending

Last Updated on Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 13:22 by Writer President David Granger says he has no immediate plan to dissolve Parliament because the House will have to approve additional spending in the absence of a 2020 National Budget. “I cannot say now when Parliament will be dissolved. I will stay away from dissolution as long as there is a ...

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Gov’t cannot promise year-end bonuses to public servants

Last Updated on Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 12:29 by Writer President David Granger on Wednesday hinted that public servants might not receive bonuses this year due to the political stalemate following last year’s validly-passed no-confidence motion. “I cannot, at this point in time say whether funds will be available for payments of [sic] public servants. So, I am not saying ...

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