Daily Archives: Monday, 30 January 2023, 18:45

GY$43.3 billion allocated for natural gas power plant, natural gas liquids plant, transmission lines

Last Updated on Monday, 30 January 2023, 18:45 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana government intends to spend GY$43.3 billion on the construction of the gas to energy power plant, natural gas liquids plant and the transmission lines, Prime Minister Mark Phillips said Monday. During consideration of the estimates of the 2023 National Budget, Mr Phillips, in response to APNU+AFC parliamentarian ...

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Funds pumped into Audit Office for oil and gas

Last Updated on Monday, 30 January 2023, 16:28 by Denis Chabrol The Audit Office of Guyana is employing eight persons to strengthen its capacity to audit Guyana’s oil a d gas sector, Minister of Governance and Parliamentary Affairs Gail Teixeira said Monday. She was advised of that plan by Auditor General Dr Deodat Sharma during consideration of estimates of expenditure ...

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Guyana-born British actress Letitia Wright urges parliamentarians to work in “peace” and “love”

Last Updated on Monday, 30 January 2023, 14:40 by Denis Chabrol Guyana-born British actress Letitia Wright, on Monday urged¬† Guyana’s opposition and government to work towards “peace” and “love”, in brief impromptu remarks to the National Assembly. “As you all come together to make decisions for the country, I encourage you both-both sides, both parties- I encourage peace, I encourage ...

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14 parliamentarians fall sick

Last Updated on Monday, 30 January 2023, 8:51 by Denis Chabrol At least 14 parliamentarians have been sickened, possibly by a virus, prompting a massive clean-up operation at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre early Monday morning, a senior official said. Clerk of the National Assembly Sherlock Isaacs said even if the government parliamentarians do not attend Monday’s sitting, there would ...

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