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PPP’s Local Govt Commissioner’s cash-starved claims disputed; request is with Finance Ministry

People’s Progressive Party (PPP)-nominated members of the Local Government Commission (LGC) on Friday said their five-month old constitutional body is being starved of cash, but the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Communities, Emil Mc Garrel has bluntly rejected claims that the monies were deliberately held back Mc Garrel said the LGC last year obtained …

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Energy Voice | Opinion: Is Guyana prepared for an oil boom? – News … – Energy Voice


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Energy Voice | Opinion: Is Guyana prepared for an oil boom? - News ...
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Guyana's story shares many similarities with the story of the ugly duckling. One of the poorest countries in South America, it has historically been entirely dependent on oil imports. In the past three years though, Guyana has sprung up as one of the ...
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Guyana wants renegotiation not scrapping of oil contracts”, Prof. Collier, misunderstood the issue - Attorney-at ...Petroleumworld.com

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Is Guyana Prepared For An Oil Boom? – Proshare – Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release)


Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release)

Is Guyana Prepared For An Oil Boom? - Proshare
Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release)
Guyana's story shares many similarities with the story of the ugly duckling. One of the poorest countries in South America, it has historically been entirely dependent on oil imports. In the past three years though, Guyana has sprung up as one of the ...
Investorideas.com - Is Guyana Prepared For An Oil Boom?InvestorIdeas.com (press release)

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Guyana Gold Board investing in improving service to miners; rules … – Demerara Waves Online News Guyana

Demerara Waves Online News GuyanaGuyana Gold Board investing in improving service to miners; rules ...Demerara Waves Online News GuyanaChairman of the Guyana Gold Board, Gabriel Lall making a point to miners at the Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Associ...

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Guyana Gold Board investing in improving service to miners; rules out refunding silver earnings, abolishing fees

Even as the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) boasts of reducing its deficit and investing a huge amount of cash to strengthen the security of its database and allow miners to register with that regulatory agency on the phone, gold miners were Thursday up in arms over the board’s decision not to refund monies earned from …

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Trinidad experts arrive to check on mercury emissions at Gold Board after GGMC workers test positive

The Guyana Gold Board has hired experts from Trinidad and Tobago to confirm what the University of Guyana (UG) has already told that regulatory agency- that mercury emissions no longer pose a risk to people in the area, Gold Board Chairman, Gabriel Lall said Friday. “We have moved very aggressively to address that problem. As …

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Kwakwani gets improved electricity supply

Residents of Kwakwani are now benefiting from improved electricity supply as a result of the installation of two new generating sets by the Kwakwani Utilities Inc. (KUI), the  Ministry of Public Infrastructure said Thursday afternoon. A ceremony commissioning the two new 260 kilowatt generators was held at the Power Station. The new sets more than …

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Govt Pathologist: Burnt remains of Lindo Creek miners removed improperly; never witnessed post mortem or saw reports

Government Pathologist, Dr. Nehaul Singh on Thursday said proper procedures might not have been followed in removing the burnt remains of the eight miners at Lindo Creek in 2008, and he also said he refused to observe the autopsies that were conducted by a Jamaican team that had been brought into Guyana. Singh, a Cuban-trained …

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Guyanese campaigners mount legal challenge against three oil giants – The Guardian


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Guyanese campaigners mount legal challenge against three oil giants
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Ramon Gaskin of A Fair Deal for Guyana campaign said: “In my opinion the government has sold off Guyana's oil without a care for the environment, without a care for the people, without a care for fishermen and others who stand to lose everything from a ...

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Guyana calls for Americas to be declared ‘zone of peace’ – Jamaica Observer


Guyana calls for Americas to be declared 'zone of peace'
Jamaica Observer
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The 24th Inter-American Congress of Ministers and High-Level Authorities on Tourism (CITUR) began here yesterday with President David Granger urging that the Americas be promoted as a zone of peace. “The promotion of ...

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