Daily Archives: Wednesday, 2 March 2022, 22:15

CARICOM to decide level, duration of local content

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 March 2022, 22:15 by Denis Chabrol In the wake of concerns by the Caribbean Private Sector Organisation (CPSO) about whether Guyana’s local content legislation is breaching Caribbean Community (CARICOM) single market rules, regional leaders have agreed to consider what should the amount of local content and over what period, Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley said ...

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Guyanese extradited to the US to face trial for sexual offences

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 March 2022, 16:54 by Denis Chabrol The United States says two Guyanese have been extradited to that North American country face the court on sexual offence and related charges. “The extradition of the two fugitives strengthens the rule of law in Guyana and reflects the strong professional law enforcement and judicial cooperation between the United ...

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Republic Bank to lend money for CARICOM’s agriculture development

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 March 2022, 7:15 by Denis Chabrol Increasing agriculture output and reducing the 15-nation Caribbean Community’s (CARICOM) food import bill have received a financing boost with the availability of credit facility at Republic Bank. In a statement issued late Tuesday night, the Guyana government said President Irfaan Ali reported to colleague CARICOM leaders at their mid-term ...

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