Daily Archives: Monday, 9 August 2021, 21:12

National Assembly amends law to oversee compensation for lands for Wales gas pipeline

Last Updated on Monday, 9 August 2021, 21:12 by Denis Chabrol The National Assembly on Monday passed amendments Petroleum (Exploration and Production) Act to allow landowners to be compensated for lands to be acquired for the laying of a 30-mile long gas pipeline from the Atlantic seashore to Wales. Natural Resources Minister Vickram Bharrat also said a fibre-optic cable that ...

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President Ali hails contributions of late Antiguan Prime Minister Lester Bird

Last Updated on Monday, 9 August 2021, 13:21 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Monday hailed late Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Lester Bird, who died hours earlier, as a true “integrationist” who has welcomed thousands of Guyanese economic migrants and stood up in defence of Guyana’s borders. “Sir Lester opened the doors of Antigua and Barbuda to ...

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GECOM’s Lowenfield withdraws High Court case for dismissal; way cleared for contract termination

Last Updated on Monday, 9 August 2021, 9:57 by Denis Chabrol The Chief Elections Officer of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Keith Lowenfield on Monday withdrew his case that he had filed challenging plans to summarily dismiss him  because of concerns that he would not have received a fair hearing. People’s Progressive Party-aligned Elections Commissioner, Sase Gunraj said Mr. Lowenfield’s ...

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