Daily Archives: Monday, 24 February 2020, 17:32

Wholly-owned Guyanese oil and gas recruitment company making major inroads; complies with international maritime labour standards

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2020, 20:54 by Writer The 100 percent-owned Guyanese recruitment company, Pandora Energy, says it has made significant progress in hiring Guyanese to work on vessels associated with the exploration and production of oil in Guyana and several other countries, after initially experiencing stiff foreign competition. “For some time, we found it difficult to secure ...

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Commonwealth observers to watch counting, election results management

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2020, 18:43 by Writer Coming on the heels of the United States Carter Centre calling on the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to clarify to stakeholders its vote tabulation procedures, a Commonwealth Observer Mission says it will be overseeing Guyana’s vote counting and results management, and all the other aspects of next week Monday’s general ...

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Tuschen man found dead in Georgetown

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2020, 12:28 by Writer A 59-year-old man of Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo, collapsed and died last night in Georgetown. Divisional Police Commander, Edgar Thomas said based on documents found on the man, his name is Cyril Harold and he lived at 2414 Tuschen Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo. He says Harold was found lying ...

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GuyTIE 2020 participants benefit from capacity building workshops

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2020, 12:23 by Writer Over 50 businesses participating in the upcoming Guyana Trade and Investment Exhibition (GuyTIE) 2020 scheduled for May, 2020, benefitted from capacity-building sessions in the key areas of trade facilitation and corporate social responsibility (CSR) over the course of three days. CSR is a self-regulating business model that helps a company ...

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Pandit rejects police claims that he touched girl who later committed suicide

Last Updated on Monday, 24 February 2020, 11:55 by Writer Attorney-at-Law, Sanjeev Datadin is denying that the police ever questioned a West Demerara Hindu pandit about touching a 13-year-old girl who subsequently committed suicide. “At no stage what was put to him was that he touched the girl anywhere on her body,” Datadin told News-Talk Radio Guyana 103.1 FM/Demerara Waves ...

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