Daily Archives: Friday, 12 April 2024, 22:47

PNCR Leader plans to attempt uniting party again

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 April 2024, 14:55 by Writer Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), Aubrey Norton said he had extended his hands to several persons who had opposed him for the top party position at internal elections, but they walked away from the opportunity to unify that 66-year old political organisation. “I won by a landslide ...

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Guyana rolls out massive fight against cervical cancer

Last Updated on Friday, 12 April 2024, 22:05 by Writer Guyana on Friday launched the Global Strategy for Cervical Cancer Elimination, saying with officials saying that the country has embarked on a countrywide campaign to vaccinate persons against the human papilloma virus (HPV) and screen persons for cancer caused by that virus. With Guyana currently having 40 percent HPV vaccine coverage, ...

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Guyana to hire Cuban engineers to stabilise electricity sector

Last Updated on Friday, 12 April 2024, 21:59 by Writer President Irfaan Ali on Friday announced that government has turned to Cuba for engineers to help manage the Guyana Power and Light’s (GPL) electricity system. He said government has approved GPL’s hiring of 10 additional engineers with the “relevant skills” to ensure maintenance and reliability of the system. “They have ...

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ExxonMobil Guyana moves forward with sixth offshore development

Last Updated on Friday, 12 April 2024, 21:52 by Writer -Whiptail project receives government approvals; production targeted to begin in 2027 -Sixth Stabroek block development will add capacity of 250,000 barrels of oil per day -$12.7 billion of additional investment in Guyana’s growing economy SPRING, Texas – ExxonMobil has made a final investment decision for the Whiptail development offshore Guyana, ...

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