Daily Archives: Sunday, 15 December 2019, 19:34

Traffic Chief suggests possible banning of minibuses

Last Updated on Sunday, 15 December 2019, 20:13 by Writer The Guyana Police Force’s Traffic Chief, Linden Isles has floated the idea of possibly banning the importation of reconditioned minibuses or insisting that all such vehicles must be brand new as one way of dealing with the congestion of city bus parks. “Look, the Guyana Revenue Authority, the government look ...

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Suriname eyes Cuba, Barbados rice markets

Last Updated on Sunday, 15 December 2019, 20:06 by Writer Suriname’s Agriculture Minister, Rabin Parmessar is in Cuba to secure rice exports for next year.  That country’s ministry says it will do everything to make urea fertiliser and other inputs available at attractive prices and as soon as possible. Starnieuws reports Mr. Parmessar as saying Suriname — representatives of the ...

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Foreign Ministry wary of Venezuela’s possible arm-twisting in G-77

Last Updated on Sunday, 15 December 2019, 19:58 by Writer There are fears in some quarters of Guyana’s Foreign Ministry that Venezuela may seek to obstruct Guyana from raising the border controversy and any other bilateral matter in the Group of 77 under the chairmanship of Georgetown. The official ceremony for the handover of the G-77 chairmanship from Palestine, which ...

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Tullow may decide within one year fate of Guyana oil discoveries

Last Updated on Sunday, 15 December 2019, 19:48 by Writer The United Kingdom-headquartered oil company, Tullow Oil, may take another year before it actually decides what it will do with its two oil discoveries offshore Guyana. A senior company official informs News-Talk Radio Guyana 103.1 FM/Demerara Waves Online News that it will cost a lot more money to extract the ...

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