Daily Archives: Monday, 8 March 2021, 23:35

GTT gives GRPA boost for female reproductive health, cancer awareness

Last Updated on Monday, 8 March 2021, 23:35 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) is assisting the Guyana Responsible Parenthood (GRPA) to diagnose and treat females suffering from diseases of the reproductive system. The company yesterday donated GYD$720,000 from its Pinktober funds to the Guyana Responsible Parenthood Association (GRPA). GTT says at least 170 women stand to ...

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CGX to inject US$90 million into Guyana exploratory drilling

Last Updated on Monday, 8 March 2021, 23:24 by Denis Chabrol CGX Energy, a Canadian-based oil and gas firm focused on Guyana, expects to spud an exploration well in its Corentyne block in the second half of 2021, OE Digital reported Monday. In a recent update, CGX Energy said the Kawa-1 exploration is expected to be drilled to a depth ...

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Health Ministry clamps down on faking jobs to get COVID-19 vaccine

Last Updated on Monday, 8 March 2021, 21:33 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Health says previous attempts by impersonators to jump the COVID-19 vaccination line have forced the implementation of stricter protocols to get the jab. “There are people who wanted to jump the line so they did not want to wait their turn and they would turn out ...

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Six held for cocaine sticks-in-fishbones destined for Miami

Last Updated on Monday, 8 March 2021, 19:00 by Denis Chabrol Six persons have been arrested in connection with the discovery of a quantity of pencil-shaped cocaine sticks in a quantity of salted fish that was destined for Miami, United States,  Guyana’s Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) said Monday. The law enforcement agency said the 280 pieces of plastic-wrapped pencil-shaped parcels ...

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