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President frowns on talk of Western Nations’ motive against China; says international trust is key

Last Updated on Sunday, 31 July 2022, 18:17 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Sunday dismissed a recent suggestion that the United States (US) and other Western Nations were pumping money into Latin America and the Caribbean to only dislodge China rather than help the region as that Asian nation has been doing in Developing Nations. “(I) saw some ...

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“Stop playing politics with the future of Guyana”- Ali to US Congressman Jeffries

Last Updated on Sunday, 31 July 2022, 17:49 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Sunday lashed out at United States (US) Congressman Hakeem Jeffries who apparently refused to meet with him during last week’s visit to Washington DC. Dr Ali said he asked the Foreign Ministry and Guyana’s Ambassador to the US Samuel Hinds to write Mr Jeffries to ...

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Guyana gets drugs to treat potentially cancer-causing hepatitis C

Last Updated on Friday, 29 July 2022, 21:40 by Denis Chabrol An estimated 600 Guyanese, who are  infected with hepatitis C, would no longer risk developing liver cirrhosis or cancer as the disease could now be treated, health officials said. “They would now be able to access care which means that  in say 10, 15 years from now, once they ...

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China welcomes closer US-Guyana ties, Ramotar said Western Nations’ motive is anti-China

Last Updated on Friday, 29 July 2022, 19:28 by Denis Chabrol China on Thursday played down any concerns about the United States’ (US) renewed efforts this week to carve out deeper relations with Guyana, amid fears by former President of Guyana Donald Ramotar of a hidden Western agenda to displace that Asian country from Latin America and the Caribbean. China’s ...

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US-based Guyanese organisations ask US Attorney General to probe Nandlall’s use of FBI to go after critics

Last Updated on Friday, 29 July 2022, 17:32 by Denis Chabrol Twenty United States-based Guyanese organisations, including People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) chapters, have officially asked United States Attorney General Merrick Garland to investigate Guyana’s Attorney General Anil Nandlall’s alleged misuse of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to target his critics. “We the representatives of the below stated Guyanese-American ...

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Ali’s election victory was “triumph of democracy”- Texas Congresswoman

Last Updated on Friday, 29 July 2022, 10:56 by Denis Chabrol United States (US) Congresswoman for Texas, Sheila Jackson-Lee on Thursday evening, at a dinner hosted by members of the Congressional Black Caucus, has hailed President Irfaan Ali’s election almost two years ago as a “triumph of democracy.” “It goes on to assure that you are steadfast in your commitment ...

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No salaries for suspended parliamentarians

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 July 2022, 14:25 by Denis Chabrol The eight opposition parliamentarians, who were suspended for their alleged participation in a violent ruckus during a sitting of the National Assembly late last December, would not be paid salaries and allowances until their suspensions have been completed. With no dates set for upcoming sittings of the House, it ...

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US rekindles attention to Caribbean- Pres Ali

Guyana’s President Irfaan Ali said the United States (US) has begun ending decades of “neglect” of the Caribbean, with a US$2 billion line-of-credit now being available to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) as evidence of a tangible move to claw back influence in the region from China. “I mean, look at this this week here; we have been able to accomplish ...

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US provides US$2 billion to Guyana; Ali wants “greater US participation” in Guyana’s development

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 July 2022, 18:21 by Denis Chabrol Guyana on Wednesday appeared to have made a major shift in its international financing relations with the inking of a US$2 billion deal with the United States’ Export-Import (EXIM) Bank for government projects and hailing the importance of Washington to the South American nation’s development. “In this development phase ...

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US Secretary of State says inclusion, transparency among priorities for relations with Guyana; Norton not hopeful of change

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 July 2022, 9:11 by Denis Chabrol United States (US) Secretary of State, Antony Blinken has identified the need for inclusive growth and improved transparency  among key priorities for relations with Guyana, but Opposition Leader Aubrey Norton was Wednesday not optimistic that government would fix some of the problems. Mr Norton was pessimistic that government would ...

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