Georgetown, Guyana Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Underdogs Windies seek end to home drought against PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Stabroek News

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - West Indies once against find themselves in the unenviable position of hoping to make a fresh start, when they clash with Pakistan in the opening One-Day International of the three-match series here Friday. The hosts were completely outplayed in the four-match Twenty20 series over the last two weeks, culminating in a 3-1 defeat and the squandering of precious momentum ahead of the one-day series here at the Guyana National Stadium.


  2. Can Guyana pull through to 2020?Apr. 6, 2017, 8:1 PM AstRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 6 | Trinadad Express

    With Liza-1 in 2015, then Payara in January, and the Snoek find last week, estimates of Guyana's oil resources now run to two billion barrels, perhaps even 2.5 billion. That puts Guyana's oil reserves close to Colombia's or Argentina's, and around three times T&T's.


  3. CARICOM Chairman assures Russia of Caribbean Community's Solidarity In Wake of Deadly BombingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 6 | WINN FM 98.9

    (CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) His Excellency Brigadier (ret) David Granger, President of Guyana, has condemned the bombing of the train in St. Petersburg, Russia. The ...


  4. Guyana urged to secure all rights to its developing oil sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | The Gleaner

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana : The former Commonwealth secretary general, Sir Shridath Ramphal is urging the Guyana government to ensure that it secures all rights to its recently discovered oil sector before the decades-old standoff with Venezuela enters a new phase. "But we have to prepare properly; we have to secure that oil.


  5. Septic tanks will be the modus operandi for sewage disposal for the foreseeable futureRead the original story

    Monday Apr 3 | Stabroek News

    An article which appeared in the news media recently, reported on the deliberations of the Wastewater Conference held at Guyana Water Incorporated headquarters. At that meeting, Junior Communities Minister Dawn Hastings-Williams stated that future housing scheme development in Guyana will have centrally installed water treatment plants instead of septic tanks for individual premises.


  6. Constitutional reform is about engagementRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 2 | Stabroek News

    Please allow me a response to the letter of Mr Ralph Ramkarran, Stabroek News, 2nd April, 2017, captioned `Hall was almost full'. Of particular concern is the last statement in Mr Ramkarran's letter which reads "Most of the attendees, from a wide cross-section of Guyanese, remained for the full three hours, on a Friday evening".


  7. Russia deploys humour against fake newsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 2 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Caribbean News Now contributor GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- According to a press release issued on Saturday, April 1, by the Russian embassy in Georgetown, Guyana, the Russian foreign ministry deployed a hitherto secret weapon in its arsenal humour by posting on its Facebook page for April Fools' Day the following satirical Russian embassy answering machine message: You have reached the Russian embassy. Your call is very important to us.


  8. GOA holds successful Sports Administrators course in BarticaRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 1 | Stabroek News

    The number of certified Sports Administrators in Guyana has grown to 28 more following a Sports Administrators course last Sunday at the Bartica Learning Resource Centre Region 7. The course was facilitated by The Guyana Olympic Association in conjunction with Olympic Solidarity, the training arm of the International Olympic Committee . According to a press release from the GOA, the course brought the number of Olympic Solidarity training programmes to three of which have been held outside of Georgetown for Sports Leaders in Guyana.


  9. Berbice Combined crowned championsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 1 | Stabroek News

    Berbice Combined yesterday sealed a 10-wicket victory over Essequibo Combined in the final of the Guyana Cricket Board/Demerara Mutual Life Assurance Society/National Secondary Schools Cricket League at the Georgetown Cricket Club ground, Bourda. They were indebted to spinners Kelvin Umroa and Nigel Deodat who joined forces to dismiss Essequibo Combined for 71 before their openers romped to 74 without loss to seal the deal.


  10. From town to de countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | Stabroek News

    There are almost two hundred thousand people living in Georgetown. Yet, I am often asked by acquaintances about places to rent in the city.


  11. Fredericksburg firefighter helps train counterparts in GuyanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 |

    ... helped to plan this recent mass casualty simulation at the Eugene F. Correia International Airport in Georgetown, Guyana. Lt. Jack McGovern III (at center of photo below) of the Fredericksburg Fire Department helped to plan this recent mass casualty ...


  12. Man cleaning Ogle hotel vines shot by womanRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 30 | Stabroek News

    A 23 year old maintenance worker of Alpha Hotel, Ogle, East Coast Demerara and of Manchester Village, Corentyne, Berbice is nursing a wound after being shot about 06:50hrs this morning at his place of employment. Enquiries, police say, disclosed that the victim, Brandon Collins, was clearing vines from the hotel's fence when he was asked to remove by the owner of a house that separates the two lots, which he ignored.


  13. Berbice Combined thump G/Town/MahaiconyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 29 | Stabroek News

    Junior Sinclair and Nigel Deodat turned in impressive performances to lead Berbice Combined to a resounding 90-run victory over Georgetown/Mahaicony Combined in the Guyana Cricket Board/Demerara Mutual Life Assurance Society/National Secondary Schools Cricket League semifinal at the Georgetown Cricket Club ground, Bourda, yesterday. The day started on a winning note for Georgetown when Skipper Sachin Singh won the toss and strangely, invited Berbice to bat on a usually flat pitch.


  14. Guyana may be just weeks away from economic crisis, says economistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Dennis Adonis GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Having narrowly missed the economic after-effects of the 2008 Wall Street financial crash (the global financial crisis), ...


  15. Georgetown representative team defeat West DemeraraRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 28 | Stabroek News

    National Youth cricketer Ashmead Nedd yesterday led the Georgetown Representative team to victory over West Demerara at the Everest Cricket Club ground in their opening encounter of the Demerara U17 Inter-Association competition yesterday. In the second encounter East Coast made light work of East Bank at the Enmore Community Development Centre ground, a press release from the Guyana Cricket Board stated.


  16. Soldier on bail after denying ganja chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Stabroek News

    Guyana Defence Force rank Troyston Cort was brought before Georgetown Magistrate Judy Latchman on the charge that he had 15 grammes of cannabis in his possession on March 23 at Stabroek Market. Magistrate Latchman granted the attorney's request and granted Cort his release on $70, 000 bail.


  17. Chamber of Commerce Director Emeritus Anthony Gomes diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    ... notes his passing states that he was born in Georgetown, British Guiana, and attended Queen's College in Georgetown, Guyana, before transferring to Mount St Benedict Monastery School in Trinidad. "He spent two years under the tutelage of the ...


  18. Regional health experts to meet in GuyanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | The Gleaner

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana : Regional health and environmental specialists will meet in Guyana next month to examine a number of issues during the 62nd annual Caribbean Public Health Agency conference. CARPHA's executive director, Dr C. James Hospedales said that increases in vector-borne diseases, rising sea level, prolonged periods of drought which pose a significant threat to human health and more frequent and intense storms and hurricanes in the region are among some crucial agenda issues slated for the Georgetown conference.


  19. Lower Corentyne Secondary crowned 2017 National Secondary Schools champsRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | Stabroek News

    A lower order fightback by West Demerara Secondary School's batsmen was unable to stop Lower Corentyne Secondary from winning the Guyana Cricket Board/Ministry Of Education/Demerara Mutual Limited Life Assurance Society, National Secondary Schools cricket league by four wickets at the Georgetown Cricket club , Bourda ground, yesterday. West Demerara who won the toss and elected to take first strike, were in early trouble after being reduced to 28 for 5 after 15 overs.


  20. Nedd, Singh to lead strong North Georgetown Combined Side against Georgetown Rest TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Stabroek News

    The Guyana Cricket Board/Demerara Mutual Life Assurance Society/Ministry Of Education/National Secondary Schools Cricket League will continue on Saturday with North Georgetown Combined taking on a Georgetown Rest Team at the Ogle Community Centre in a 50-overs-a-side match from 09:30 hours. The North Georgetown Combined Side, which includes Ashmead Nedd, Sachin Singh and Dwayne Dick will be expected to do well against the Georgetown Rest Side which boasts players such as the talented all-rounder Qumar Torrington and batsman Chad Shivrattan.