Georgetown, Guyana Newswire (Page 4)

Georgetown, Guyana Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Too many seats on maxi-taxiRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... willingly endangering the lives of passengers, or is this a case of lawless action by a maxi operator? GEORGETOWN, Guyana- Jamaica and Barbados both posted their second wins on the trot while Trinidad and Tobago rebounded from an opening round ...

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  2. G-20 countries pledge to protect against Brexit shockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... Beijing of exporting steel at improperly low prices, hurting competitors and threatening a loss of jobs. GEORGETOWN, Guyana- Jamaica and Barbados both posted their second wins on the trot while Trinidad and Tobago rebounded from an opening round ...

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  3. Politics and the ethnic censusRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2016 | Stabroek News

    The National Population and Housing Census was conducted in 2012. Published in 2014, it showed a decrease in the population from 751,223 in 2002 to 746,955 in 2012.

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  4. Revamping of GRA a matter for board - Finance MinisterRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2016 | Stabroek News

    The revamping of the Guyana Revenue Authority is a matter for the Board of Directors of the authority and is meant to make the agency's services more effective, Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan said. Jordan, speaking to the Government Information Agency at his Main Street, Georgetown Office recently said that, "The re-organisation of the Guyana Revenue Authority is a matter of the board, not the minister.

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  5. PPP decries 'militarisation' of the stateRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2016 | Stabroek News

    The People's Progressive Party says it is opposed to what it said is the growing militarisation of the State and Government apparatus in Guyana. In a statement today, it said that this tendency is increasingly manifesting itself under the Granger administration.

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  6. Committee names director of FIU, deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Stabroek News

    The Committee of Appointments has recommended Matthew Edward Hugh Langevine for the position of Director of the Financial Intelligence Unit after the top candidate for the position was barred following a police report. According to a report tabled in the National Assembly today by the Committee, to continue reading this article, please subscribe .

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  7. Sister of boat collision victim says threats made to her lifeRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2016 | Stabroek News

    Khirool Noorajhan, the sister of the Pomeroon boat collision victim whose death is now being treated as murder, says that she is living in fear after threats were made to her life for reportedly being too vocal. Noorajhan visited police headquarters at Eve Leary on Friday and was advised to lodge an official complaint at the Charity Police Station.

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  8. Suspected electrical fire destroys North Sophia homeRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Stabroek News

    A fire on Friday afternoon, suspected to be electrical in origin, gutted a North Sophia home, leaving four persons counting millions of dollars in losses. The two-storey, five-bedroom house at Lot 5 North Sophia, Georgetown, was owned by Carol Beckles, but occupied by her two nephews and two other relatives.

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  9. Rampersad records b-ball double-doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... (CBC) Girls Under-16 Championship. This was on Friday afternoon at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Georgetown, Guyana. Rampersad scored 24 of T&T's 40 points while grabbing 13 rebounds. The Bajans used a strong second half to really clamp down on ...

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  10. Bahamas, Suriname top contest CBC final todayRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Stabroek News

    Unbeaten Bahamas sealed their berth to the final of the Caribbean Basketball Confederation Girls u16 Championship, crushing Antigua and Barbuda 55-26 yesterday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall in Georgetown, Guyana. BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC - Both Barbados Tridents and title-holders Trinbago Knight Riders are bracing for a tough outing when they clash in an anticipated high octane encounter at Kensington Oval here today.

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  11. 11 suspected human trafficking victims in custodyRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Stabroek News

    A raid on Wednesday night by the Counter-Trafficking in Persons Unit of the Ministry of Social Protection has led to the detention of 11 women, including one Guyanese, who are suspected to be victims of human trafficking. Stabroek News was told that the women were held at the Rio Inn nightclub, where they worked as strippers.

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  12. Barbados, T&T to clash in final as Jamaica, Guyana miss outRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Stabroek News

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Title-holders Barbados will contest the Super50 final of the Regional Women's Championship against hosts perennial rivals Trinidad and Tobago, despite suffering a washout in their final preliminary game here yesterday. Not a ball was possible at Enterprise where the Barbadians were scheduled to clash with Leeward Islands, leaving them with two points from the no-result.

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  13. Pollard, Bravo taking nothing for granted as TKR, Tridents clashRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Stabroek News

    ... but it's going to be another good game of cricket [between] two of the better teams in the tournament." GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Title-holders Barbados will contest the Super50 final of the Regional Women's Championship against hosts perennial ...

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  14. GPF takes aims at Uitvlugt WarriorsRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Stabroek News

    ... for a tough outing when they clash in an anticipated high octane encounter at Kensington Oval here today. GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Title-holders Barbados will contest the Super50 final of the Regional Women's Championship against hosts perennial ...

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  15. Bright for IAAF U20 c/shipsRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Stabroek News

    ... for a tough outing when they clash in an anticipated high octane encounter at Kensington Oval here today. GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Title-holders Barbados will contest the Super50 final of the Regional Women's Championship against hosts perennial ...

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  16. Dumoulin wins stage, Froome extends lead on subdued dayRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Stabroek News

    ... for a tough outing when they clash in an anticipated high octane encounter at Kensington Oval here today. GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Title-holders Barbados will contest the Super50 final of the Regional Women's Championship against hosts perennial ...

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  17. Sparta no longer the bossRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Stabroek News

    ... for a tough outing when they clash in an anticipated high octane encounter at Kensington Oval here today. GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Title-holders Barbados will contest the Super50 final of the Regional Women's Championship against hosts perennial ...

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  18. The Jackman AffairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Although the England party travelled to Guyana, they never made it out of their hotel in Georgetown and the second Test of the series was ultimately cancelled, leaving the whole tour hanging in the balance.

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  19. GPSU criticises GRA Chairman over `interference'Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Stabroek News

    The Guyana Public Service Union today condemned Guyana Revenue Authority Chairman Rawle Lucas for what it said was his interference in the Authority and it said it has raised this matter with President David Granger. The Guyana Public Service Union wishes to note its observations that the external interference of Mr. Rawle Lucas, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Revenue Authority has moved the environment of the organisation to a hostile and insecure one for staff at all levels evidently resulting in low morale and motivation.

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  20. Jagdeo rebukes Harmon over contracts statementRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Stabroek News

    Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo today lambasted Minister of State Joseph Harmon on the matter of why contracts and evaluation reports for key projects like the Amaila Hydropower Project have not been released. Comments by Leader of the Opposition, Honourable Bharrat Jagdeo, MP., in response to Minister of State, Honourable Joseph Harmon,MP.

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