Daily Archives: Thursday, 3 September 2020, 17:16

Supporters of PPP, small political parties on GUYOIL, Gaming Authority boards

Last Updated on Friday, 4 September 2020, 8:18 by Writer A number of the small political parties that contested general and regional elections earlier this year continue to be given a stake in national decision-making. Two of the newly-constituted board members of the State-owned Guyana Oil Company (GuyOil) have been drawn from the United Republican Party (URP) and A New ...

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India urges “faster” US$5 million refurbishment of regional hospitals

Last Updated on Friday, 4 September 2020, 8:20 by Writer India on Thursday said it was ready for “faster” implementation of a project to improve three regional hospitals in Guyana under a US$5 million line of credit that had been originally provided for the now quashed Specialty Hospital. India’s High Commissioner to Guyana Dr. K. J. Srinivasa says his government ...

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Chris Jones, Health Minister at odds over isolation time

Last Updated on Thursday, 3 September 2020, 15:02 by Denis Chabrol Opposition parliamentarian, Christopher Jones and Health Minister Dr. Frank Anthony were Thursday at odds over when the isolation of suspected and confirmed COVID-19 cases begin, with at least one test centre doctor confirming that isolation begins on the day the test was taken, Mr. Jones said he was told ...

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