Daily Archives: Saturday, 3 June 2023, 17:50

Jagdeo, Norton tussle over “structured” cash grants

Last Updated on Saturday, 3 June 2023, 17:50 by Denis Chabrol Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo has dismissed Opposition Leader Aubrey Norton’s call for each Guyanese household to be provided US$5,000 every year from the oil revenues. By Mr Jagdeo’s estimates, that would cost US$1.7 billion. “Now, since we started producing oil, we have not received $1.7 billion as yet but ...

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Digicel Guyana appoints new CEO; Dean remains as advisor

Last Updated on Saturday, 3 June 2023, 12:08 by Denis Chabrol Digicel Guyana on Saturday announced Deonarine Gopaul as its new Chief Executive Officer, and his predecessor Gregory Dean would remain as an advisor.  Gopaul, brings extensive experience in the telecom industry, most recently serving as CEO of Digicel Suriname which he will continue to serve. Gopaul, who is Guyanese, ...

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‘C Island Hotel’ legally sold, signature of seller was not forged- High Coirt

Last Updated on Saturday, 3 June 2023, 0:20 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s High Court on Friday ruled that the once well-known ‘C Island Hotel’ was legally sold for GY$50 million after a majority of fingerprint experts testified that the then owner’s signature on the sufficiently crafted agreement of sale was not forged, paving the way for the transport to be ...

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