Guyana

Type: Country
Name: Guyana
population: 877,721
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Increase in production

KINGSTON, Jamaica, April 24, CMC - Chairman of the Sugar Association of the Caribbean (SAC), Karl James says after a slow start to the 2013/2014 sugar crop, the production of sugar in the region is gaining momentum.According to the SAC, Jamaica led the ... [Published Caribbean News Agency - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Sugar, Jamaica, Belize, Guyana
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Ursula will be teaching in Guyana

Ursula Guy hopes to travel to Guyana in her gap year to teach.Comments (0)A 17-YEAR-old Penwith College student is looking forward to a gap year with a difference – teaching maths and science to children in Guyana.Ursula Guy, from Morvah, is heading to ... [Published The Cornishman - 2 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Guyana earns regional reputation in sciences

The more than 100 students from across the country, who attended the final league of the Annual Science, Mathematics and Technology Fair, held in Region Two (Pomeroon/Supenaam) on Wednesday were reassured by Education Minister, Priya Manickchand, that ... [Published Kaieteur News - 9 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Chinese group traveling worldwide in RV reaches Guyana

A group of passionate young people from China and Taiwan who dared to achieve and complete their dream of travelling 200 countries driving a Recreational Vehicle (RV) reached Georgetown yesterday. They were previously in Venezuela.What started out as ... [Published Kaieteur News - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 4 reports

Karouni Gold Project…TRGI announces employment of 500 for construction phase

TROY Resources Guyana Inc. (TRGI), the Australian exploration and mining company operating in Region Seven (Cuyuni/Mazaruni), has announced that it will be employing some 500 people during the construction phase of its Karouni Gold Project. A media release ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Following Rohee’s call for explanation… GT&T piqued at charges levelled over problems with 911-system

THE Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GT&T) company, on Tuesday, issued a very strong and detailed statement expressing its concern over comments made by Home Affairs Minister, Clement Rohee, regarding problems with the Guyana Police Force’s 911 emergency ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

France, Spain assign new envoys to Guyana

- in bid to forge closer tiesGUYANA and the Kingdom of Spain yesterday pledged to step up bilateral cooperation in various fields, as President Donald Ramotar received Letters of Credence for the newly-appointed non-resident ambassador of that country ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Keith Burrowes is new Go-Invest CEO

EXECUTIVE Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest), Mr Keith Burrowes has now been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the country’s premier investment agency.Keith BurrowesThis announcement ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Guyana gets new High Commissioner from New Zealand

GEORGETOWN (GINA) -- Last week, Head of the Presidential Secretariat, Dr. Roger Luncheon announced at his weekly post-Cabinet press briefing that Simon Tucker was appointed as the High Commissioner of New Zealand to Guyana.However, today he corrected ... [Published CaribSeek - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 3 reports

Inquiry into Walter Rodney’s death starts April 28

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The three-member Commission of Inquiry into the death of renowned Guyanese academic, Dr Walter Rodney, more than three decades ago, will begin public hearings on April 28, according to an official statement issued here yest ... [Published Jamaica Observer - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 2 reports

Deputy CEO Calvin Benn opts not to renew contract with GECOM

DEPUTY Chief Elections Officer of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Mr Calvin Benn, has not resigned, contrary to some media reports circulated yesterday.A reliable source within GECOM told the Guyana Chronicle that Benn’s contract will expire ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

President commissions well in Lethem

Residents of Lethem, Region Nine will now enjoy a better supply of potable water. President Donald Ramotar on Saturday commissioned a new Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) well in the community.The President was accompanied by Housing and Water Minister ... [Published Kaieteur News - Apr 22 2014]

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"This was our first time going to a Model UN and we did not know what to expect," Grant said. "That being said, we were pleasantly surprised when three of our delegates (Anderson, Brown and Spillane) won first place for their position papers."
"I wanted to have a gap year after my A levels (she is taking chemistry, English literature and philosophy) but I wanted to do something different. It's a chance to live independently, have a job and be a part of a community and experience their culture, celebrations and traditions."
...of the Caribbean Development Round Table , which is being held on Wednesday and Thursday in Kingston, Jamaica, where she gave a presentation on "Strategies to Stimulate Growth and Build Resilience Among Caribbean SIDS" (Small Island Developing States)
Dr. Ed Mitchard of the University of Edinburgh's School of GeoSciences said, "Satellite maps of the world's forests don't contain enough information about their carbon content. Developing our understanding of this aspect of forests, in the Amazon and elsewhere, could be hugely important for our climate."

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First Ahern Model UN team nets three awards [Published Foxboro Reporter - 1 hour ago]
Increase in production [Published Caribbean News Agency - 1 hour ago]
Ursula will be teaching in Guyana [Published The Cornishman - 2 hours ago]
Things to do in Union County for Thursday, Apri... [Published Somerset Reporter - 3 hours ago]
I REST MY CASE [Published Kaieteur News - 3 hours ago]
Pacific Rubiales provides update on STAR Techno... [Published Your Oil and Gas News - 4 hours ago]
E-marking, the way to go [Published Antigua Observer - 4 hours ago]
Shipping Intelligence (April 15 - April 21) [Published Falmouth Packet - 5 hours ago]
The jury system should remain to preserve liber... [Published Kaieteur News - 7 hours ago]
The police acted professionally in both cases [Published Kaieteur News - 7 hours ago]
The Town Clerk shares no analogy with a REO [Published Kaieteur News - 7 hours ago]
No society can exist without the rule of law [Published Kaieteur News - 7 hours ago]
Sithe Global in talks with Govt. on Amaila Fall... [Published Kaieteur News - 7 hours ago]
Dem boys seh…Hotels selling but Brazzy not buying [Published Kaieteur News - 7 hours ago]
Baramita murder suspect flees to Venezuela [Published Kaieteur News - 9 hours ago]
Chinese group traveling worldwide in RV reaches... [Published Kaieteur News - 9 hours ago]
Guyana remains firm on non-participation in Sur... [Published Kaieteur News - 9 hours ago]
Lethem well cost $12M [Published Kaieteur News - 9 hours ago]
Committee of Privileges to begin hearing on Ash... [Published Kaieteur News - 9 hours ago]
Guyana earns regional reputation in sciences [Published Kaieteur News - 9 hours ago]
Debunking Greenidge’s claim to glory [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
Resolution to budget cuts possible without elec... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
Karouni Gold Project…TRGI announces employment ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
Kite flying causes fire scare in Lodge [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
Following Rohee’s call for explanation… GT&T pi... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
Mother & Daughter Pageant set for May 10 at NCC [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
Manickchand opens biggest science fair to date-... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
Old Kai: Chronicles of Guyana…So, is the Town C... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 11 hours ago]
‘Definitive answer’ to budget cuts lies with ju... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 12 hours ago]
France, Spain assign new envoys to Guyana [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 12 hours ago]
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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 23, 2014) - Goldsource Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:GXS)(FRANKFURT:G5M) ("Goldsource" or the "Company") announces that the TSX Venture Exchange has accepted for filing an amending agreement (the "Amending ...
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Guyana: The Walter Rodney Enquiry [Published Global Voices Online - Apr 22 2014]
Two different narratives are taking hold in Guyana when it comes to the Commission of Enquiry into the death of political activist Walter Rodney : Barbados Underground reports that the Guyana Trades Union Congress is looking after its interest in ...
There be monsters [Published Harvard Gazette - Apr 18 2014]
Shifting European notions between the late Middle Ages and the Scientific Revolution of what it meant to be human were shaped by many things, including the concept of monsters and werewolves. Surekha Davies, assistant professor of history at Western ...
MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: International Finance Corpo... [Published MicroCapital - Apr 18 2014]
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private-investment arm of the US-based World Bank Group, has recently partnered with Mongolia’s Ministry of Justice to augment Mongolia’s regulatory system for secured-transaction payments, transactions ...
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Guyana Platinum Discoveries [Published Financial Services - Mar 24 2014]
IOM opens UK visa application office in Guyana [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Feb 21 2014]
IOM Opens UK Visa Application Office in Guyana [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Feb 21 2014]
Ensurge, Inc. Announces Discussions for Develop... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Feb 20 2014]
Pacific Rubiales responde a reporte de prensa f... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 24 2014]
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