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Guyana and the Islamic Bank sign loan agreement for power upgrade – Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)


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Guyana and the Islamic Bank sign loan agreement for power upgrade
Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)
JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia — Guyana's minister of finance, Winston Jordan, and Dr Mansur Muhtar, vice president of Islamic Bank Operations, signed a loan agreement with the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) in Jeddah on Wednesday, “in the process ...

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Guyana Folk Festival ends with costume band parade – Caribbean Life


Caribbean Life

Guyana Folk Festival ends with costume band parade
Caribbean Life
A colorful children's costume band titled: “Spirit of our Festivals” that massed along Sea View Avenue, set the tone for more than 10 hours of music, dance, and delicious Guyanese fare, at a Family Fun Day in the PacPlex Poolside Complex, Canarsie.

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Guyana seeking to finalise economic cooperation pact with Barbados – Stabroek News


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Guyana seeking to finalise economic cooperation pact with Barbados
Stabroek News
Guyana is moving to finalise a framework agreement for economic cooperation with Barbados as part of government's attempts to pursue economic cooperation in the region to nurture prosperity and global competitiveness, President David Granger said ...

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MOU good for T&T, Guyana—analysts – Trinidad Guardian


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MOU good for T&T, Guyana—analysts
Trinidad Guardian
Local analysts are saying that the Memorandum of Understanding T&T and Guyana signed on Wednesday presents beneficial opportunities to both countries, with Guyana benefitting from this country's expertise in the oil and gas sectors and T&T in a ...
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Log crushes labourer to death at Linden sawmill

A labourer was crushed to death by a log that fell off a truck on Thursday at a sawmill and lumber yard at Linden, police said Stephan ‘Grinch’ Braithwaite, 20 years, of 100 Block 22 Squatting Area Wismar, Linden was pronounced dead on arrival at the Linden Hospital Complex. Police were told that the incident …

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Jagdeo will answer SOCU’s questions if Granger does likewise

Former President, Bharrat Jagdeo on Thursday said he would drop his presidential immunity and allow police to question him if President David Granger is grilled by investigators about the award of a multi-million dollar contract to a Dutch company to conduct a feasibility study on a new Demerara Harbour Bridge. “If the President, when he is …

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Partnerships key to reducing Caribbean’s food import bill, increasing exports- say officials at GuyTie opening

As the Caribbean Community (Caricom) continues to grapple with a US$4.5 million annual food import bill, Guyana on Thursday cited the need for Guyana to seize opportunities for joint ventures and partnerships with businesses from other countries. “The Caribbean, taken as a whole, has the land, has the labour, has the capital to overcome its …

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Take your daughter to work day is different for an Irish wildlife specialist in Guyana – Irish Times

Irish TimesTake your daughter to work day is different for an Irish wildlife specialist in GuyanaIrish TimesThis week, Dr Anouska Kinahan from Dublin tells us about working as a protected areas advisor in Guyana, South America. Want to share your exper...

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