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Guyana disappointed at ‘sloth like pace’ of IsDB approval process – Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)


Guyana disappointed at 'sloth like pace' of IsDB approval process
Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Ahead of next month's meeting of the 42nd annual governors meeting of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Guyana has expressed concern at the “the sloth like pace at which programmes and projects ...

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CARPHA and Guyana launch novel public-private program to boost tourism and health – Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)

CARPHA and Guyana launch novel public-private program to boost tourism and healthCaribbean News Now (press release) (blog)Left to right: Indranauth Haralsingh, Director Guyana Tourism Authority; Dr Lisa Indar, Head CARPHA Regional Tourism and Health Pr...

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Guyana’s state radio, TV gets new board

  Guyana’s state radio and television broadcaster, National Communications Network (NCN) gets a new board of directors. Under the chairmanship of veteran journalist and owner of Capitol News, Enrico Woolford, the board includes the Director of the Government Information, Beverley Alert; Newssource owner, journalist Gordon Moseley; veteran broadcaster, Margaret Lawrence, Michael Leonard, Kamal Persaud and …

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Tullow working up drilling prospects offshore Guyana, Uruguay – Offshore Oil and Gas Magazine


Offshore Oil and Gas Magazine

Tullow working up drilling prospects offshore Guyana, Uruguay
Offshore Oil and Gas Magazine
Next month shooting will begin on a 3D seismic survey over the Kanuku license offshore Guyana, directly up-dip of ExxonMobil's Liza oil discovery, with results used to define potential prospects for drilling in 2018/19. A 3D survey over the Orinduik ...

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CARPHA and Guyana launch novel public-private program to boost tourism and health – Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)

CARPHA and Guyana launch novel public-private program to boost tourism and healthCaribbean News Now (press release) (blog)Left to right: Indranauth Haralsingh, Director Guyana Tourism Authority; Dr Lisa Indar, Head CARPHA Regional Tourism and Health Pr...

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President Granger takes trade mission to Britain’s House of Lords

By John Mair in London He is virtually on a one man trade mission to the United Kingdom. But,unlike those before him,President Granger comes bearing the gifts of oil wealth or the promise of it. He addressed a packed Cholmondeley  Room in the House of Lords beside the Thames on Tuesday evening. It was the …

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Guyana disappointed at ‘sloth like pace’ of IsDB approval process – Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)


Guyana disappointed at 'sloth like pace' of IsDB approval process
Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Ahead of next month's meeting of the 42nd annual governors meeting of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Guyana has expressed concern at the “the sloth like pace at which programmes and projects ...

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PPP takes ‘lands-fight’ to Parliament

The opposition Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) has taken its ‘lands-fight’ to the National Assembly with a motion looking to have the House call on the David Granger administration to immediately revoke the recently appointed Commission of Inquiry (CoI) to look into Amerindian and African lands issues in Guyana. According to the Terms of the CoI, …

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PPP pushes for parliamentary debate on VAT on education

Former Education Minister Priya Manickchand, has again offered a formal challenge to the application of the Value Added Tax (VAT) on educational material and supplies –as applied by the coalition A Partnership for National Unity, Alliance for Change (APNU-AFC) Government. The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Member of Parliament, on Tuesday (April 25, 2017), filed …

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