Daily Archives: Tuesday, 7 January 2020, 22:55

PPP-Civic’s PM candidate, Mark Phillips is Black tokenism -Harmon

Last Updated on Wednesday, 8 January 2020, 6:20 by Writer General Secretary of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), Joseph Harmon Tuesday night slammed the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) for attempting to win Afro-Guyanese support by putting up retired Brigadier Mark Phillips as its prime ministerial candidate. “It is really a contemptuous act on the part of the PPP ...

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Change Guyana promises Guyanese shareholding in oil sector, “special funds” for welfare

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 January 2020, 17:32 by Writer Change Guyana (CG) political party on Tuesday made a number of promises to ensure a “fair share ” of the country’s oil and gas resources are provided to ordinary Guyanese, while at the same time taking back all idle oil blocks and holding annual auctions with significant signing bonuses. “All ...

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One dead, another seriously injured in boat accident

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 January 2020, 17:15 by Writer An early morning speedboat accident in the Pomeroon River has left a 25-year-old miner dead and another injured. Police identified the dead passenger as Renny France. The captain of the 40-horsepower vessel, 27-year-old Dennon Lyte is hospitalised due to severe injuries. Police said the men were heading home between midnight ...

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Major oil discovery offshore Suriname

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 January 2020, 17:09 by Writer Reproduced from World Oil HOUSTON – Apache and Total announced a significant oil discovery at the Maka Central-1 well drilled offshore Suriname on Block 58. The well was drilled using the drillship Noble Sam Croft with Apache as operator holding a 50% working interest and Total holding a 50% working ...

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