Day: <span>September 8, 2017</span>

Demerara-Mahaica launches Regional, Agricultural and Commercial Exhibition

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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 8, 2017) The Demerara–Mahaica (Region Four) Regional Democratic Council, today, launched its Regional, Agricultural and Commercial (RACE) initiative, at the Ramada Princess Hotel, which is geared towards showcasing and promoting local businesses, particularly those which are involved in agro-processing. It is also expected to connect producers and consumers, while improving and …

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COI into alleged assassination plot exposes serious deficiencies in GPF -President Granger says corrective action must be taken

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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 8, 2017) President David Granger, today, said that the Commission of Inquiry (COI) into the alleged assassination plot against him has exposed serious deficiencies and weaknesses in the Guyana Police Force (GPF), which will have to be corrected. While making it clear that the COI is not meant to be a …

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Infrastructural, investment cooperation moving apace between Guyana and Brazil -President Granger says at Brazil National Day reception

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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 7, 2017) President David Granger said that Guyana continues to actively pursue joint venture investments in tourism and trade and infrastructural development with the Federative Republic of Brazil. In this regard, the signing of an updated Air Services Agreement as well as the turning of the sod for a new Embassy …

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No ban on women working as security guards at night -Minister Harmon

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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 7, 2017) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon has clarified that there is no ban on the employment of single mothers as security guards at night. Speaking at his weekly post-Cabinet press briefing, the Minister explained that while, the Government is concerned about the conditions under which women work at night, …

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Remarks by His Excellency, President David Granger at the Annual Wreath-laying Ceremony in observance of the 32nd Commemorative Service to mark the death of late President Linden Forbes Sampson Burnham held at the Mausoleum, the Place of the Seven Pond

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President David Granger: Honourable Dr. Barton Scotland, Speaker of the National Assembly; Honourable Carl Greenidge, Vice President and Minister of Foreign Affairs; Honourable Basil Williams, Minister of Legal Affairs; Honourable Amna Ally, Minister of Social Protection; Ministers of the Government, relatives of the late President, Mr. Forbes Burnham, Mr. Kamana Burnham, Members of the National …

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Remarks by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger at the Emancipation Day Cultural Reception held at the Gibraltar-Courtland Primary School, Easst Berbice-Corentyne (Region Six) August 1, 2017

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President David Granger: What comes from above is a blessing, so as the Book of Psalms says, this is the day which the Lord has made, we will rejoice and be glad in it except at Gibraltar we will be wet in it too. Minister of Education, Nicolette Henry, a bona fide Berbician, Chairman of …

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