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Venezuela will not participate in World Court case on Essequibo border controversy

Reproduced from Telesur  Venezuela will not participate in proceedings at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in relation to the territorial controversy with Guyana over the Essequibo, its Foreign Ministry said in a statement Monday. “The Venezuelan delegation has informed the president of the court, through a letter signed by the President of the Republic, …

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Venezuela To Not Participate in Guyana-led Process at ICJ – teleSUR English


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Venezuela expressed its decision to not participate in the procedure that the government of Guyana introduced before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in relation to the territorial dispute over the Essequibo, its Foreign Ministry said in a ...
Venezuela tells World Court won't take part in Guyana's application ...Stabroek News
Venezuela will not participate in World Court case on Essequibo ...Demerara Waves Online News Guyana

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Dr. Prem Misir resigns as Vice Chancellor of University of Fiji

Vice-Chancellor of The University of Fiji Professor Prem Misir resigned amid drama in senior management, the Fiji Sun newspaper reported. Misir resigned on June 7, 2018, about three years after  taking up the post. He resigned as the University of Guyana’s Pro-Chancellor on June 2,2014, ahead of his contractual period that would have expired on …

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Guyana abandons current Demerara Bridge proposals; goes after four-lane, fixed bridge

The Guyana government has scrapped plans to build a new three-lane bridge across the Demerara Bridge and has instead decided to ask for fresh proposals to construct a fixed four-lane crossing, Finance Minister Winston Jordan said Sunday. “The reason why I think the decision has been made to go back out is because we didn’t …

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GRA takes no blame for delay in MovieTowne’s opening; refused to grant backdated concessions

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) on Sunday denied that it was responsible for  the delay in the opening of the US$40 million MovieTowne because equipment and seating were at wharves for weeks awaiting “simple signatures”. Commissioner-General of the GRA, Godfrey Statia, said while guided by the rules of confidentiality, the tax agency must set the …

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Flood-hit Wakenaam residents demand compensation from river defence contractor

The managers of a mosque and at least 12 residents at Wakenaam Island want a river defence contractor to compensate them for damage and destruction caused by a flood due to poor quality works, officials said Sunday night. Chairman of the Neighbourhood Democratic Council at Wakenaam, Sheik Ahmad told Demerara Waves Online News that the …

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Govt orders contractor to fix Wakenaam river defence breach before next high tide; flood impact assessment promised

Hundreds of residents of a section of Wakenaam Island woke up Sunday morning to flood waters in their premises, due to a reported break in the river defence caused by poor construction work, a local government councillor said. Chairman of the Wakenaam Neighbourhood Democratic Council, Sheik Ahmad said the water was receding at about 8:38 …

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Anthony Bourdain and the birdmen of Guyana – Stabroek News

Anthony Bourdain and the birdmen of GuyanaStabroek NewsThe late Anthony Bourdain captured my attention and enraptured me several years ago by his brilliant storytelling. He described cultural practices of other peoples as joyful discoveries, ending mos...

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