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Money laundering in Guyana by Sharmini Rampersaud,AICA – Demerara Waves


Demerara Waves

Money laundering in Guyana by Sharmini Rampersaud,AICA
Demerara Waves
It should be noted that “money laundering process” is continuous since illicit money is introduced frequently. The BOG Supervision Guideline No. 13 also states that there are three stages of money laundering though other methods maybe used. The stages ...

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Guyana gives CARICOM Secretary General country’s second highest award – Nation News


Nation News

Guyana gives CARICOM Secretary General country's second highest award
Nation News
GEORGETOWN – Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Irwin LaRocque has been awarded Guyana's Cacique's Crown of Honour, the second highest award in the Order of Service of Guyana.

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Illegal guns, ammo, marijuana seized; large Linden marijuana farm destroyed

Four persons, including a husband and wife, have been arrested in connection with separate seizures of guns, ammunition and marijuana. More than 11 kilogrammes of marijuana and two handguns were allegedly found in the possession of three persons. The fourth person was arrested in relation to the discovery of a huge marijuana farm at WISROC, …

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Guyana Celebrates 51 Years of Independence – teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishGuyana Celebrates 51 Years of IndependenceteleSUR EnglishGuyana was a U.K. colony until May 26, 1966, when it gained independence. At the end of 16th Century, present-day Guyana was colonized by Spaniards, the Dutch and English, who were...

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Former president says Guyana not ready for same-sex marriages – Jamaica Observer


Jamaica Observer

Former president says Guyana not ready for same-sex marriages
Jamaica Observer
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Former Guyana President Bharrat Jagdeo says the country is not ready for the legalisation of same-sex marriages.During a press conference on Wednesday, Jagdeo, who is now leader of the Opposition People's ...

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69 persons set to receive National Awards; Chancellor, Chief Justice among top awardees

Thirty-one women from various fields are among those who will be conferred with National Awards on the occasion of the 51st Anniversary of Guyana’s Independence for their outstanding service and sterling contributions toward national development. The awards will be conferred by President David Granger on behalf of the Guyana government. Leading the list of 69 awardees …

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New Commercial and Deeds Registry Board appointed

The Guyana government has appointed a Governing Board of the Deeds and Commercial Registries Authority, but its full constitution will await the parliamentary approval of the law. “The previous Board expired in May 2016 and the delay in constituting the new one was as a result of the Deeds and Commercial Registries Authority (Amendment) Bill …

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