Daily Archives: Thursday, 7 October 2021, 21:57

Businessman faked vehicle theft to get insurance money- police

Last Updated on Thursday, 7 October 2021, 21:57 by Denis Chabrol A businessman has admitted that he faked the theft of his Volkswagen vehicle, with GY$500,000 cash and important documents, because he had a dispute with an insurance company and had planned to destroy the vehicle to be paid, police said. “The 27-year-old claimed that he staged the incident because ...

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Guyana removed from Britain’s COVID “red list” of countries

Last Updated on Thursday, 7 October 2021, 21:33 by Denis Chabrol Guyana will from October 11 be removed from the United Kingdom’s COVID ‘red’ list of countries, paving the way for two way  travel between both nations, the UK government said. “From 4am on Monday 11 October, Guyana will no longer be on the red list for entering England,” the ...

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Brickdam fire was arson but main suspect, other detainees never admitted- Guyana Fire Service

Last Updated on Thursday, 7 October 2021, 17:51 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) on Thursday said that based on evidence collected from the scene and statements from detainees, investigators have concluded that that the fire that destroyed the Brickdam Police Station was as a result of arson. “At this point, it is concluded that the supposed cause ...

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New oil discovery offshore Guyana pushes resource estimate to 10 billion barrels

Last Updated on Thursday, 7 October 2021, 9:37 by Denis Chabrol ExxonMobil increased its estimate of the discovered recoverable resource for the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana to approximately 10 billion oil-equivalent barrels. The updated resource estimate includes a new discovery at the Cataback-1 well, which brings the total significant discoveries to more than 20 within the Stabroek Block. The Cataback-1 ...

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