Bartica (Guyana)

Type: City
Name: Bartica (Guyana)
Country: Guyana
Latitude: 6.41
Longitude: -58.630001
population: 11,159
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Potable water wells for Mon Repos, Sparendaam and Sophia

Five tenders were opened under Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) for the construction of potable water wells. The bids were opened at the National Procurement and Tender Administration Board (NPTAB), Minister of Finance. They were divided into three lots; ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

PM Hinds cautions Opposition against cutting GPL subvention

GUYANA Power and Light (GPL) will need the $3.850B subvention allocated in the 2014 Budget for capital investments aimed at improving and extending the electricity supply to every home in this country. And should the allocation be cut from the estimates, ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

GWI seeks consulting services for Treatment Plants upgrade

The Guyana Water Inc (GWI) is seeking consultancy services to undertake upgrade/expansion of its treatment plants at Bartica, Eccles, Sophia and Mon Repos.The duration for the consultancy will be six weeks for each location and will be undertaken sim ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

Tampering probe…Gold purchases are labeled for random sampling – Gold Board

The Guyana Gold Board (GGB) has insisted that stringent measures are in place to track gold bought from dealers and traders, with separate labeling measures to facilitate random sampling.The statement comes days after an announcement that the Bartica ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Guyana Probing Extent of Gold Fraud Scheme

Authorities in Guyana are probing whether locally mined gold laced with silver alloy has been shipped to markets overseas.Police have closed the Guyana Gold Board's buying office in a remote Guyanese mining town that regulated the sale of raw gold. Investigators ... [Published ABC News - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 2 reports

Guyana officials uncover multi-million-dollar gold fraud scheme

The South American country's Natural Resources Ministry says the office in the southwest jungle town of Bartica would gold plate the mix of silver and gold and then ship it to the capital as pure gold.Officials said late Friday that several government ... [Published FOXNews.com - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Gold ‘tampering’ uncovered at Bartica

- Police called in to investigateTHE Board of Directors of the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) has called in the Guyana Police Force to investigate an issue of gold being tampered during the purchasing process. This is according to a statement last evening from ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

APNU takes Local Gov’t campaign to Bartica

…promises to make community a town, againThe main political coalition, A Partnership for National Unity, (APNU) has promised to use whatever power it has in the National Assembly to make Bartica a town once more.Leader of the opposition, David Granger, ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

More than 15,000 students to sit National Grade Six Assessment – preparations well underway

More than 15,000 students to sit National Grade Six Assessment - preparations well underwayThe National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) will be held on Wednesday, April 16 and Thursday, April 17, 2014 at centres across Guyana. Approximately 15,500 candidates ... [Published Government Information Agency Guyana - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

APNU questions GGMC’s involvement in Del Conte Road

A Partnership for National Unity (APNU)’s Joseph Harmon, on Monday last formally tabled questions in the National Assembly, querying the involvement of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) in the building of the Del Conte Road.The questions ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 2 reports

$2.5B allocated for water sector – several new wells to be built

$2.5B allocated for water sector - several new wells to be builtGeorgetown, GINA, March 25, 2014In the 2014 Nation Budget, which was presented by Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh to the National Assembly on March 24, $2.5B was allocated to the Water ... [Published Government Information Agency Guyana - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Major overhaul of the Bartica health sector needed – BUYDG

The Bartica United Development Group (BUYDG) has expressed frustration of the state of the health sector within Region Seven (7).President of the BUYDG, Micah Williams has said that the residents of Bartica have lodged complaints with him over several ... [Published Kaieteur News - Mar 24 2014]

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Opposition disapproves of $5.2B for OP : Minist... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 7 hours ago]
Amended Budget 2014 passed… : Opposition knifes... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 7 hours ago]
Potable water wells for Mon Repos, Sparendaam a... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 16 2014]
PM Hinds cautions Opposition against cutting GP... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 15 2014]
GWI seeks consulting services for Treatment Pla... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 15 2014]
Home Affairs Ministry denies delaying work perm... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 14 2014]
President Ramotar challenges Opposition on Parl... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 14 2014]
APNU, AFC budget cuts disgraceful and heartless [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 13 2014]
Education Sector’s $32.3B allocation approved [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 12 2014]
Codrington Resource : Non-Brokered Private Plac... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 09 2014]
This Budget is dangerously dividing Guyana into... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 09 2014]
Tampering probe…Gold purchases are labeled for ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 08 2014]
Probe into Gold Board racket unearths collusion [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 07 2014]
Eureka Medical Laboratory…Staying ahead of the ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 07 2014]
African Guyanese communities in crisis…Hughes c... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 07 2014]
Guyana Probing Extent of Gold Fraud Scheme [Published ABC News - Apr 06 2014]
The budget fails public health [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 06 2014]
THAG disappointed over budget allocations for t... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 06 2014]
Address by Prime Minister Samuel A. A. HINDS, a... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 06 2014]
News of the day From Across the Globe, April 6 [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 06 2014]
Guyana officials uncover multi-million-dollar g... [Published FOXNews.com - Apr 05 2014]
Guyana reports gold fraud scheme [Published Belleville News Democrat - Apr 05 2014]
‘Develop GPHC instead of investing in specialty... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 05 2014]
Gold ‘tampering’ uncovered at Bartica [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 05 2014]
APNU takes Local Gov’t campaign to Bartica [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 03 2014]
More than 15,000 students to sit National Grade... [Published Government Information Agency Guyana - Apr 03 2014]
More focus on health sector training this year ... [Published Government Information Agency Guyana - Apr 03 2014]
Brazilian Association peeved over delayed work ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 02 2014]
Vyphuis says…‘I had hoped to retire as a Deputy... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 02 2014]
APNU questions GGMC’s involvement in Del Conte ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 02 2014]
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