Daily Archives: Friday, 16 February 2024, 21:57

West Indies star bowler, home village of Baracara to benefit from GTT deal

Last Updated on Friday, 16 February 2024, 21:57 by Denis Chabrol West Indies’ newly-minted star bowler, Guyanese Shamar Joseph and children in the east Berbice community of Baracara are set to benefit significantly from GTT now that he has signed on to be that telecommunications provider’s brand ambassador, company officials said Friday. GTT’s Chief Commercial Officer, Kerchelle Jn. Charles said, ...

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GTT increases Internet speeds

Last Updated on Friday, 16 February 2024, 22:04 by Denis Chabrol On the heels of record successes for Fibre in 2023, Guyana’s largest, fastest and most reliable network,  GTT, on Friday announced new rewards for its customers; and said Guyanese can look forward to an even more exciting future.   Last year, GTT saw a major expansion in its Fibre footprint ...

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No salary cut, resume union dues deduction, agree to pay talks- Teachers’ Union; GTUC defends Coretta Mc Donald’s appointment

Last Updated on Friday, 16 February 2024, 16:17 by Denis Chabrol Even as the General Secretary of the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU), Coretta Mc Donald on Friday set additional conditions for teachers to end their 10-day old strike for increased salaries, the Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) dismissed claims by Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo that she is not eligible to ...

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GTU lays down conditions for calling off strike; Private Sector Commission ready to play a role

Last Updated on Friday, 16 February 2024, 9:25 by Denis Chabrol A day after Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo said the Ministry of Education is responsible for all negotiations with the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU), the union on Friday called for a formal invitation to talks on increased wages and salaries. GTU President, Dr Mark Lyte made a stirring appeal on ...

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OPINION: A song today, earlier it was a writing, or two

Last Updated on Friday, 16 February 2024, 7:47 by Denis Chabrol by GHK Lall Editorials have been slammed.  Letter writers and columnists lambasted, often slandered.  Now, it is the turn of a song.  Singing a simple song of sixpence is now found to be offensive by the PPP Government.  To be accurate, it is 6.5%, but worth all of sixpence, ...

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GTU condemns ritual on Ministry of Education’s bridge

Last Updated on Friday, 16 February 2024, 7:42 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU) has distanced itself from an apparent ritual on the bridge leading to the offices of the Minister of Education Priya Manickchand and other senior officials by a supporter of the opposition A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC). “We unequivocally distance ourself from ...

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