Jagdeo: Guyanese gov't 'a threat to
Caribbean LifeJagdeo: Guyanese gov't 'a threat to democracy'Caribbean LifeFormer Guyana President Bharrat Jagdeo has assailed the incumbent David Granger administration in Guyana, claiming that the government's policies are “a threat to democracy.” In delivering the keynote address on the recent launch of the Richmond Hill, ...
Posted on 19 July 2017 | 4:09 am
Building trade bridges* - Trinidad &
Trinidad & Tobago ExpressBuilding trade bridges*Trinidad & Tobago ExpressIt was also an opportunity to try to assist both T&T and Guyana companies to engage in dialogue that would enhance existing trade and explore linkages that could expand not only the bi-lateral, but extra-regional export potential for both goods and ...and more »
Posted on 18 July 2017 | 11:13 pm
Four High Court Judges, another Appeal Court
Demerara WavesFour High Court Judges, another Appeal Court Judge to be sworn inDemerara WavesHe is also a founding member and past President of Transparency International Guyana, former Secretary to the Disciplined Forces Commission of Inquiry, former tax and customs prosecutor for the Guyana Revenue Authority, former Chairman of the Roman ...and more »
Posted on 18 July 2017 | 5:24 pm
Guyana Prison Escapee Recaptured; Inquiry
ZIZ LiveGuyana Prison Escapee Recaptured; Inquiry into Prison BreakZIZ LiveTwo of the eight prisoners authorities thought had been on the run after the jailbreak at the Camp Street Prison, have now been accounted for. And with one of the escapees having been caught on Friday, the hunt continues for the other five. Minister of ...
Posted on 18 July 2017 | 11:12 am
Guyana should look outside for examples of
Guyana should look outside for examples of prison systems which workStabroek NewsThus far what has been the primary goal of the Camp Street prison? Has it been to rehabilitate or incapacitate? Have any of the goal(s) been met? Prisons were initially constructed as a form of physical punishment, with penalties regarded as deterrents.
Posted on 17 July 2017 | 11:05 pm
Amerindians were marginalised under the PNC
1) President Granger’s new ten point strategic plan for hinterland development speaks, inter alia, of a Hinterland and Indigenous People Lands Commission and Hinterland Language Cultural and Sport Service, as if the Peoples Progressive Party had ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:16 am
JetBlue Eyes Future Guyana Market
The Guyanese public has been using Facebook and other social media outlets to lobby JetBlue to enter the Guyana market especially, since JetBlue commenced services to Trinidad, airfares from New York and Florida to that Caribbean island are as low as US$ ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:43 pm
Guyana to launch one-month gun amnesty
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) -- The Guyana Government says it will implement a gun amnesty programme from September 1. In recent months Guyana law enforcement authorities have had to deal with crimes involving the use of guns, and Minister of Public Security ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:45 pm
France's Honorary Consul to Guyana dies
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:36 am
Guyana approves $20.894b to Ministry of Agri
GEORGETOWN: Guyana Assembly approved the $20.894B allocated to the Ministry of Agriculture in the 2015 National Budget. The allocation to the sector contains $18.626B to support the ministry’s administrative work, $1.645B for crop and livestock support ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:03 am