Daily Archives: Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 22:47

US, Britain reiterate support for Guyana’s boundary

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 22:47 by Denis Chabrol The United States (US) on Tuesday called on Venezuela to stop the intensification of its demand for Guyana’s 160,000 square kilometre Essequibo County but stayed clear of indicating what might be the consequences of refusing to do so. “We support the territorial sovereignty of Guyana, and we call upon ...

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High Court rules NIS must pay pension to former TPL employee

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 16:20 by Denis Chabrol High Court Judge Damon Younge on Monday ruled that the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) must pay Old Age Pension to a man 60 years and older after he was able to prove to the court that he had worked for several years with Toolsie Persaud Limited (TPL) and that ...

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US, Guyana defence forces discus readiness for security threats

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 13:29 by Denis Chabrol Top officials of the United States (US) army and the Guyana Defence Force met over the past two days to discuss their readiness to address security threats, according to the American Embassy here. “The U.S. and Guyana defense forces discussed upcoming engagements to include strategic planning sessions and processes ...

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OPINION: Guyana-Venezuela developments: two concerns

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 8:48 by Denis Chabrol by GHK Lall The President and Vice President are talking a good game about where Guyana stands against Venezuela’s ambitions.  To their efforts, I lend a shoulder of support.  Care has been taken to support the national cause, even when there are disagreements with approaches and actions, even attitudes.  ...

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Stern safety warning to aviators as Guyana prepares for international ‘safety check’

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 8:34 by Denis Chabrol Ahead of next year’s planned audit of Guyana by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), the Guyana government on Monday warned aviators against indulging in any action that would compromise safety in the sector. Public Works Minister II, Deodat Indar identified the need to address not only the availability ...

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Planned E-Gates at Cheddi Jagan Int’l Airport to be integrated with digital ID cards- Indar

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 7:23 by Denis Chabrol Public Works Minister Deodat Indar on Monday said arrival automatic electronic gates for arriving passengers would soon be implemented at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport and would be integrated with the digital identification card system. He made the announcement at the opening of an aviation safety seminar that was ...

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