Daily Archives: Sunday, 11 February 2024, 20:05

No corrupt use of teachers’ union dues- GTU President

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 February 2024, 20:05 by Denis Chabrol President of the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU) Mark Lyte on Sunday dismissed government’s claims that billions of dollars in membership dues have been misspent and instead said there is clear evidence that teachers benefit every year from the GY$700 monthly contribution. “Our members are satisfied that their dues are ...

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Update: Subcontractor’s Health and Safety aide dies in hole at Vreed-en-Hoop Shorebase; was not wearing safety gear- Labour Ministry

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 February 2024, 18:39 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Labour’s Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Department  on Sunday said it has launched an investigation into a fatal accident that resulted in the death of a Health and Safety aide who was working with a subcontractor at Vreed-en-Hoop Shorebase. The company and the Labour Ministry said ...

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OPINION: Kangaroo economic science

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 February 2024, 7:01 by Denis Chabrol By Dr Randy Persaud, Professor Emeritus I once was assigned the unbelievably fortunate task of accompanying Ngugi Wa Thiong΄o around American University (Washington DC), where I was a faculty member. I took the opportunity to ask him a simple question – how do you go about writing? He told ...

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