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OP-ED: Unwarranted attacks on the integrity of civil engineers must stop

by James McAllister The article, “Questionable Engineers Estimates costing Guyana billion$”, in the April 19th edition of the Kaieteur News, is another attempt by the media to distort and peddle misinformation. Accusations of corruption and incompetence were leveled against engineers. This is not the first time such accusations have been leveled against engineers by people …

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OP-ED: Unwarranted attacks on the integrity of civil engineers must stop

by James McAllister The article, “Questionable Engineers Estimates costing Guyana billion$”, in the April 19th edition of the Kaieteur News, is another attempt by the media to distort and peddle misinformation. Accusations of corruption and incompetence were leveled against engineers. This is not the first time such accusations have been leveled against engineers by people …

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OPINION: Political and bureaucratic cheating brings intense personal recoiling

by GHK Lall When I read of one suspiciously underhand episode after another involving senior people in this country, there is intense personal recoiling. For in my book, their three-card character, believed sophisticated schemes, and too many times rickety defenses fail either to win sympathy or to garner any speck of support. Rather, there is …

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City Council seemingly tolerates vending by waste dumpsters; pickup strategy needed – PSC official

Even as the Georgetown City Council and the Private Sector Commission (PSC) grapple with the garbage disposal problem facing the commercial sector of the town, City Hall appears to be unmindful of vendors selling outside Stabroek Market alongside a foul-smelling garbage collection site which potentially threatens produce contamination and poses a health risk. This situation …

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Guyana rises in press freedom ranking – Stabroek News

Guyana rises in press freedom ranking  Stabroek NewsWhile Guyana has moved up four places to 51 of the 180 listed in the latest World Press Freedom Index, the assessment by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) ...

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Rupununi:119 youths get stimulus grants of $6m each – Stabroek News

Rupununi:119 youths get stimulus grants of $6m each  Stabroek NewsBeneficiaries of the Hinterland Employment and Youth *Service* (HEYS) continue to receive financial support under the initiative, with 119 North and Central ...

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GGDMA reminds miners of tax changes – Stabroek News

GGDMA reminds miners of tax changes  Stabroek NewsMiners were on Wednesday reminded of the changes in tax laws that will result in their payments on income derived from gold produced being treated as a final ...

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