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Broomes rolls up her sleeves over labour infractions

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:13
Public and private sector workplaces will come under closer official scrutiny, Minister in the Ministry of Social Protection Simona Broomes told Stabroek Business earlier this week, adding that her...

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Gov’t in high-level meeting with CDB

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:12
A visiting team from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) led by its President, Dr William Warren Smith on Wednesday met with President David Granger and Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo as well as...

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River festival fails to distract from economic woes

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:12
On the basis of the available evidence, the organizers of last weekend’s Linden River Front Festival would almost certainly have fallen short of persuading residents to buy into the vision of the...

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Case dismissed against ganja-on-highway accused

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:11
Kevin Schambach walked out of court with a bright smile on his face as Magistrate Ann McLennan dismissed the narcotics charge against him on Wednesday at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court.

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The President and the rice industry

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:11
It is evidently not by accident that in one of his relatively early public presentations substantively connected to the country’s economy President David Granger has signalled his concern for the...

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Trotman in fact-finding trip to Region Nine

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:10
Minister of Governance, Raphael Trotman who also has responsibility for Natural Resources and the Environment on Friday visited Region Nine to meet with Toshaos there on a fact-finding mission.

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Fraser-Pryce storms to 100m win, Cedenio stars in 400m

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:10
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, CMC – Jamaican star Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce dipped below 11 seconds again as she captured the 100 metres while rising Trinidadian star Machel Cedenio won the 400 metres, at the...

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Gold Prices

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:10


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Knockout basketball set for tomorrow

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:10
The Georgetown Amateur Basketball Association (GABA) League Qualifying Knockout Tournament will officially commence tomorrow at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall on Homestretch Avenue with two fixtures.

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Joseph fireworks fail to save Leewards from defeat

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:09
HAYES, Jamaica, CMC – Alzarri Joseph’s attacking 97 was not enough to save Leeward Islands, as they plunged to a 23-run loss to hosts Jamaica, in the Regional Under-19 Championship here yesterday.

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Novice boxers for launching pad

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:09
Aspiring boxers from across the country will gather to compete in the 2015 National Novices Championship at the East Ruimveldt Community Centre on August 8-9.

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GIS in Healthcare

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:09
By Valrie Grant, Managing Director, GeoTechVision   Over 160 years ago, in 1854, an English physician, John Snow, provided the classic example of how mapping can be used in epidemiological...

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Reggae Boyz should be proud of Gold Cup run: Schafer

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:09
MIAMI, United States, CMC – Reggae Boyz head coach Winfried Schafer believes his charges have nothing to be ashamed of despite their defeat in the final of the CONCACAF Gold Cup last Sunday.

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Boucher, Gaskin power Barbados to commanding win

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:08
MANDEVILLE, Jamaica, CMC – Leniko Boucher stroked a century and opening partner Lee-Germon Gaskin narrowly missed out on another, as Barbados whipped Canada by 151 runs in the sixth round of the...

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There is a paucity of women on the state boards

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:08
Dear Editor, I continue to wish the government well, in part because the PPP/C-led government was so thoroughly corrupt. In spite of this, however, and although I am unwilling to give Mr Rohee...

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GDF athletes on mission to capture Boyce/Jefford title

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:08
Track and Field athletes from the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) are eagerly awaiting to invade the MacKenzie Sports Club (MSC) ground on a mission to capture the spoils of the Boyce/Jefford Classic...

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GuyExpo, Go-Invest relevant to investment, business pursuits – Gaskin

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:08
In response to concerns expressed by small vendors who customarily cash in on the annual GuyExpo event, Minister of Business Dominic Gaskin has told the Stabroek Business that the APNU/+FC coalition...

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Steyn joins 400 club as Bangladesh reach 246-8

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 05:08
DHAKA, (Reuters) – Dale Steyn became the second South African bowler to join the 400 club as his team took five wickets in the final session to reduce Bangladesh to 246 for eight on the first...

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Flood prone communities receive clean-up tools from ministry

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 20:04
The Ministry of Public Infrastructure (MPI) on July 28, 2015 distributed tools to residents of the North and South Ruimveldt communities in an effort to assist them in their clean-up exercises.

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Autographed Amazon Warriors bat presented to Minister of Education

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 19:54
The management of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Operations Company (OPCO) Guyana Inc., today presented the Minister of Education, Dr. Rupert Roopnaraine (centre) with an Amazon Warriors...

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