Daily Archives: Thursday, 15 April 2021, 21:36

AFC suggests Patterson’s Public Accounts Chairmanship legally secure but govt has a plan

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 April 2021, 22:47 by Denis Chabrol The Alliance For Change (AFC) on Thursday said vetting of government spending  by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is set to resume next week Monday with David Patterson continuing as chairman, even as the government seemed determined to remove him. Governance Minister Gail Teixeira did not appear to rule ...

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CANU, GRA uncovered allegedly smuggled items; shot fired, man allegedly assaulted with rifle

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 April 2021, 21:43 by Denis Chabrol The co-owners of a supermarket in Lethem, Region Nine were Thursday afternoon arrested by police after the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) seized a quantity of items that were allegedly smuggled into the country. CANU said Lyndon Franklyn was arrested and that 30 cases Black Stone, four cases of Skarloff ...

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OPINION: Daring to be about Guyana, calling things as they are

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 April 2021, 12:17 by Denis Chabrol by GHK Lall Say or write something that holds a trace of disagreement about where things truly are in this society, something that is about the bigger picture, the national welfare and good, nowadays, and there are those furious automatic brandings: anti-PPP and anti-government; and from the other side, ...

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BREAKING: CXC makes major adjustments for all exams due to COVID-19, St Vincent’s volcanic eruption

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 April 2021, 10:54 by Denis Chabrol Statement from the Caribbean Examinations Council BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Examinations Council® (CXC®) is cognisant of the  many challenges across the region at this time including the debilitating impact of COVID-19  on all areas of society, and all stakeholders operating within the education sector, coupled  with the explosive ...

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Guyana govt considering “measures” to deal with technical problems on oil production vessel

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 April 2021, 6:53 by Denis Chabrol Amid persistent problems with the flash gas compressor aboard the Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel, Liza Destiny, the Guyana government  Wednesday night said it was worried about loss of oil production and strongly suggested that it would take steps if the equipment is not fixed properly. “The ...

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