Month: <span>June 2020</span>

Government rolls out distribution of COVID-19 Public Assistance vouchers

  • Posted: June 30, 2020
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Georgetown, Guyana –(June 30, 2020) The Government of Guyana through the collaborative efforts of the Ministry of Finance, the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), the Ministry of Social Protection, COVID-19 Task Force Secretariat and the Guyana Post Office Corporation, has commenced the distribution of the COVID-19 Public Assistance vouchers to eligible persons. Beneficiaries were required to …

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Colonel Bess appointed Chief of Staff (ag) – Brigadier West proceeds on accumulated leave

  • Posted: June 29, 2020
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Georgetown, Guyana (June 29, 2020): President David Granger has granted approval to Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), Brigadier Patrick West to proceed on accumulated leave with effect from Wednesday, 1st July 2020. Brigadier West’s accumulated leave will conclude in March 2021. President Granger has, as a result, approved the appointments of …

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President Granger reaffirms strong ties with USA, Western Hemisphere

  • Posted: June 28, 2020
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Georgetown, Guyana (June 27, 2020): President David Granger has reaffirmed Guyana’s commitment to Western Hemispheric values and to the furtherance of mutual goals and ideals. The Head of State, in a recent interview, emphasised that the United States of America is a friend and has worked closely with Guyana over several decades through several organisations …

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Shortlisted Firms for the Marketing Services for the CRG Oil Entitlement from the Liza Destiny FPSO – 2020 to 2021.

  • Posted: June 26, 2020
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Bid # Names of Firms Country of Registration 2 China Offshore Oil (Singapore) International Pte Ltd Singapore 6 Hartree Partners LLP USA 7 Mercuria Energy Trading SA Switzerland 8 Shell Western Supply and Trading Ltd. Bahamas 10 Mercantile and Maritime (IMMS Ltd.) Cyprus, Belize 12 BP Products North America Inc. USA 13 ExxonMobil USA 15 …

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Provision of Marketing Services for the Cooperative Republic of Guyana’s Oil Entitlement from the Liza Destiny FPSO Vessel

  • Posted: June 26, 2020
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Georgetown, Guyana – (June 26, 2020) The Cooperative Republic of Guyana intends to hire an Oil Marketing / Trading Company in 2020, for the Marketing Services of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana’s Crude Oil Entitlement from the Liza Destiny FPSO Vessel. As part of this process, the Department of Energy issued an invitation for Expression …

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Address of His Excellency Brigadier David Granger President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana at the Presentation of Instruments of Commission for the Standard Officers’ Course No. 51 2020.06.25

  • Posted: June 25, 2020
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Sacred duty The award of the State Commission and the conferment of the Instrument of Commission, by convention, are rites of passage signalling that officer cadets have been trained and considered worthy to become commissioned officers of the Guyana Defence Force. A Commission is a unique, official certificate issued only by the President and Commander-in-Chief …

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Address of His Excellency Brigadier David Granger President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana at the Commissioning Parade of the Standard Officers’ Course No. 51 2020.06.24

  • Posted: June 24, 2020
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Serve Guyana Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defence Force, Brigadier Patrick West, Senior Officers, Ensigns: The Colonel Ulric Pilgrim Officer Cadet School from which you are graduating today has been inspired for almost four decades by its motto – I serve Guyana – which is an explicit expression of the determination and dedication expected …

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CDC on standby to support regions impacted by heavy rainfall, flooding

  • Posted: June 18, 2020
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Georgetown, Guyana – (June 17, 2020) The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has mobilized resources, and is on standby to offer support to the Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five), East Berbice- Corentyne (Region Six) and Upper Takutu- Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) regions, which have been experiencing adverse effects from the heavy rainfall over the past few days. At …

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Guyana observes World Environment Day

  • Posted: June 05, 2020
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Georgetown, Guyana – (June 4, 2020) Tomorrow, June 5, Guyana joins approximately 143 countries around the world to observe World Environment Day. This year’s observance is being held under the theme ‘Biodiversity’, under the umbrella slogan “Time for Nature”. The theme is in keeping with 2020 being designated the “Biodiversity super-year”. World Environment Day is …

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