Daily Archives: Wednesday, 1 May 2024, 21:43

Teachers’ Union decides to resume strike but no date fixed

Last Updated on Saturday, 4 May 2024, 10:36 by Writer President of the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU), Dr Mark Lyte on Wednesday—Labour Day—said the union had decided to resume a strike to press for collective bargaining on a proposal for 2019-2023 but no date has been set. “What we are contemplating right now is about announcing a date f0r resumption ...

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High Court decision is basis for workers to shut down country – lawyers

Last Updated on Saturday, 4 May 2024, 10:36 by Writer Lawyers associated with the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), who won a High Court case for the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) and the Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC), on May 1—Labour Day—called on workers to use that decision as the plank for street protests. GTU’s lawyer Darren Wade believed that ...

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Labourer arrested for robbing hot dog vendor

Last Updated on Saturday, 4 May 2024, 9:43 by Writer A 25-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly robbing a hot dog vendor at gunpoint while she was returning to her Ankerville, Port Mourant home because she was unwell, police said. “He was told of the allegation, cautioned and arrested. He remains in custody,” the Guyana Police Force said. The ...

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