Daily Archives: Friday, 19 August 2022, 22:24

CARICOM impatient with private sector on solving transportation problem for agriculture

Last Updated on Friday, 19 August 2022, 22:24 by Denis Chabrol Leaders of the 15-nation Caribbean Community (CARICOM) are impatient by the failure so far by the region’s private sector to invest in a transportation system to move mainly agricultural cargo, President Irfaan Ali said Friday. He cautioned at the opening of the 2nd Regional Agri-Investment Forum in Port-of-Spain, the ...

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CARICOM making “significant progress” in food production- Irfaan Ali

Last Updated on Friday, 19 August 2022, 16:48 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s President Irfaan Ali- the Caribbean Community’s (CARICOM) leader who is responsible for agriculture- on Friday said the region has made “significant progress” towards the 25 percent reduction of its food imports by 2025, even as a number of member-states have submitted proposals to Republic Bank to tap into ...

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CCJ frees Jarvis Small for Neesa Gopaul’s murder

Last Updated on Friday, 19 August 2022, 14:54 by Denis Chabrol The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on Friday quashed the murder conviction of Jarvis Small for the murder of 16-year old Neesa Gopaul whose body was found inside a suitcase submerged in a creek on the Linden Soesdyke Highway. “In summary, the court allowed the appeal against conviction and ...

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