Daily Archives: Friday, 25 June 2021, 15:31

Govt set to authorise spectrum for 4G, 5G services

Last Updated on Friday, 25 June 2021, 15:31 by Denis Chabrol The Telecommunications Agency (TA) is about to allocate additional frequency spectrum to Guyana’s three major telecommunications providers, according to a publication in the Official Gazette. “The proposed frequency assignments are to facilitate 4G and 5G service deployment by the said operators,” TA Director Andre Griffith told Demerara Waves Online ...

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APNU+AFC criticises Ali for not wanting Trinidad and Tobago’s food aid

Last Updated on Friday, 25 June 2021, 15:06 by Denis Chabrol The opposition A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC)  on Friday flayed the Irfaan Ali-led administration for preferring pumps instead of food from Trinidad and Tobago to assist flood-affected residents. The coalition said flood-hit communities were still suffering from severe food shortages and there was no reason for ...

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Canada pledges more flood relief, recovery aid

Last Updated on Friday, 25 June 2021, 14:14 by Denis Chabrol Canada, which has already donated GYD$8.4 million to aid with flood relief, had committed to assisting with long-term recovery efforts, Canadian High Commissioner, Mark Berman said. “On behalf of the Government of Canada, we are very pleased to assist Guyana in combating their flooding situation, and I just want ...

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EU channels GYD$37 million flood relief to Guyana Red Cross

Last Updated on Friday, 25 June 2021, 13:58 by Denis Chabrol The European Union (EU) on Friday said it was channeling more than 150,000 Euros (GYD$37 million) to the Guyana Red Cross Society to support people affected by the recent wave of intense floods that has hit communities across the country. The EU says the Guyana Red Cross Society, which ...

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Guyana did not refuse Trinidad flood relief – President Ali

Last Updated on Friday, 25 June 2021, 11:59 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Friday rejected reports that Guyana has rejected an offer of flood relief by Trinidad and Tobago. “That’s absolutely not true,” he told Demerara Waves Online News/ News-Talk Radio Guyana 103.1 FM. In an invited comment on a Trinidad Guardian report, the President explained that Guyana ...

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