Daily Archives: Tuesday, 2 November 2021, 17:44

Georgetown Chamber proposes only to bridge govt-opposition divide on COVID vaccination

Last Updated on Tuesday, 2 November 2021, 17:44 by Denis Chabrol Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon on Tuesday said the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GGCI) on Tuesday offered to broker talks with the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) on a range of governance and economic issues facing the country. “I did not have to ask that; they made that proposal ...

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Woman arrested for attempting to smuggle marijuana in soap into Lusignan Prison

Last Updated on Tuesday, 2 November 2021, 14:54 by Denis Chabrol A 20-year old woman has been arrested in connection with her alleged efforts to smuggle 22 grammes of marijuana among several bars of blue soap into the Lusignan Prison, East Coast Demerara, police said. The woman of Cummings Park, Sophia was arrested Monday afternoon at the prison where she ...

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Guyana favours Chinese loan conditionalities; assures bidding process is “open”

Last Updated on Tuesday, 2 November 2021, 14:20 by Denis Chabrol Amid lingering concerns by the United States (US) about the transparency and quality of Chinese-funded infrastructural projects, Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo has said Chinese loans are softer and that Guyana’s procurement process is “open”. “We made it clear to everyone. No financing from anybody comes with political strings but ...

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