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Sugar diversification mustn’t cost jobs – Nagamootoo

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:17
APNU+AFC’s Prime Ministerial candidate Moses Nagamootoo says while diversification is important to save the sugar industry it must be done in a manner to ensure that workers on the 16,000-strong...

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Jagdeo tells Lindeners $25b spent in power subsidy over last 10 years

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:16
By Jeff Trotman Stating that PPP/C governments had spent enormous sums on Linden including $25b in power subsidies in the last 10 years, former President Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday urged Lindeners to...

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Gov’t abandons bid for $3b from GGMC – source

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:15
Government has abandoned efforts to obtain $3B from the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC), a source close to matter said on Friday. “They got the money from GPL (Guyana Power and Light) to...

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Silence over work of billion-dollar forensic lab

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:14
Eight months after the commissioning of a one billion dollar forensic laboratory, inquiries about what is happening within its walls have been met with silence. It is unclear whether any testing is...

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New call centre to open next month

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:13
The new call centre Teleperformance aims to be a beacon of transformation in Guyana as it throws open its doors next month. Dr Dale Dan, the vice-president of operations in Guyana said that her team...

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Windies bringing the passion as high stakes series against England begins

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:12
ST.JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC-West Indies appear set to launch a passionate challenge against England when the two sides meet in the first of a three test series here today. The West Indies have vowed to...

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Venezuela accuses ExxonMobil of breaching international laws over Guyana drilling

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:12
Venezuela has again objected to exploration for oil in local waters by US company ExxonMobil and has accused the firm of violating international laws. “…your communication and actions openly...

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It takes ordinary voters to incentivize politicians to do the right thing

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:12
  Dear Editor, In June, I will be 21 years old. This is the first electoral cycle in which I will be registered to vote. Though I am but a fingerling, I consider myself quite knowledgable about...

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Is the coalition planning to win on the ignorance of our youth?

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:11
Dear Editor, The idea being advanced by the coalition parties, APNU and the AFC, that voters must forget the past when making their decision at the polls is unfortunate. The AFC hopes that since our...

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Spectrum needed to improve phone service in Essequibo, other areas – GT&T

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:11
Phone company, Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GT&T) says it is awaiting a grant or release of spectrum to provide landline telephone service to certain sections of the country but the Public...

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Nagesar triumphs at Novices Bodybuilding C/ships

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:11
Chetram Nagesar’s physique popped in the all right places at Saturday’s Novices Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships leading to a popping sound backstage, the sound of a celebratory bottle of...

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Silverware for rugby 15s side

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:10
The national 15s rugby team returned home yesterday sans silverware as they were narrowly defeated Saturday by Trinidad and Tobago 22-20 in the final of the Southern Zone of the NACRA Championships....

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Four conferred with Sabga awards

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:10
(Trinidad Express) The Caribbean needs to take the next step and use technology not just for entertainment and education but to create novel applications, services and processes to be able to compete...

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I will be protesting at the opening of the Marriott Hotel

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:10
Dear Editor, On April 11, 2015 I received by hand delivery, a ‘Personal Invite’ from Mr. Winston Brassington (on behalf of Atlantic Hotel Inc.) to a ‘Grand Opening Reception’ to celebrate the opening...

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People must be loyal to principles not political leaders

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:09
  Dear Editor, In 1905 when Hubert Nathaniel Critchlow mobilised city workers to challenge the merchants and ruling class it was because the citizens wanted a change in the way business was...

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Private sector says impressed with Marriott

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 05:09
Following a tour, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) said it was very impressed by the quality of facilities and the planned services to be offered by the Marriott Hotel which is to be formally...

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Church service for veterans

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 21:40
Brigadier David Granger, (third from right in front row) Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform and APNU+AFC Presidential Candidate, attended a commemorative church service today...

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Hat show doyennes

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Sassy

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Floral

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