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  1. For Guyana, Energy Plus Efficiency Equals Common Sense DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Inter Press Service

    The rice industry is the second most important agricultural sector in Guyana, second only to sugar in foreign exchange earnings.

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  2. Opposition will withhold support for Amerindian Development Fund...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Stabroek News

    Many persons stopped me on the road this past week to get my take on the fact that the combined opposition in Parliament has disapproved of the $1.1B set aside in the 2014 Budget for Amerindian Development.

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  3. Guyanese singers need copyright lawRead the original story

    Yesterday | Stabroek News

    I am seventeen years old and I live in Danielstown on the Essequibo Coast. I am also a young Guyanese singer.

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  4. Sacre-Coeur Minerals Seeks to Further Amend Gold Participation BondsRead the original story

    Monday | PR-inside.com

    ... and diamonds in South America, initially focussing on exploration and production of gold from its properties in Guyana. The Company presently holds 100% interest in approximately 860 sq. km of mineral properties in Guyana, including the Million ...

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  5. Commentary: Smoke and mirrors: A closer look at Guyana's looming debt crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Caribbean News Now!

    By Avinash Pulchan, MFM, FQF According to World Bank data, Guyana's external debt has risen over 117%, US$850,393,000 in 2008 to US$1,845,561,000 in 2012.

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  6. New Swedish ambassador to CARICOM sees his appointment as historicRead the original story

    Monday | Caribbean News Now!

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- The newly accredited ambassador of Sweden to the Caribbean Community , Claes Hammar, has described the formalisation of his country's ties with the Community as an historic and significant step.

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  7. Deep South Rupununi teachers write local government ministry about...Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Stabroek News

    ... that very few had established bank accounts. "They cannot afford it," the teacher said. The local branch of the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) met last week and prepared the letter outlining their concerns, the teacher who spoke on the condition of ...

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  8. Skeldon producing energy, supplying GPLRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Stabroek News

    The Guyana Sugar Corporation is successfully producing energy at the Skeldon Cogeneration Plant and supplying to the Guyana Power and Light Inc grid, according the Agriculture Minister Dr Leslie Ramsammy.

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  9. Cricket sponsorship monies should be channelled to legally appointed entitiesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Stabroek News

    ... requirements of the constitution of the DCB. In addition, there is no accountability of the monies provided by the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) and by sponsors as there has not been any financial report of the DCB for over three years. Diamond ...

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  10. My next big adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Stabroek News

    As the Chinese Philosopher Lao-tzu taught "A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step" and so a year ago, I made the first step in my commitment to explore this country; its cultures and people, places and things in what I deem would be my ultimate adventure, spiritual even as I try to be in touch with Guyana.

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  11. Budget divides nation into two -APNURead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Stabroek News

    A Partnership for National Unity says this year's Budget has the potential to dangerously divide Guyana into two nations - one poorer and one richer.

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  12. BCB launches 6th Republic Bank U-17 Inter-Zone tournamentRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Stabroek News

    The Berbice Cricket Board on Wednesday launched their 6th annual Republic Bank Under-17 Inter-Zone tournament, with the bank donating $200,000, along with committing to provide uniforms for the finalists.

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  13. PM warns against cutting GPL allocationsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Stabroek News

    Prime Minister Samuel Hinds has warned against the cutting of the proposed allocations for the Guyana Power and Light Inc , which he said are necessary for several capital investment projects.

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  14. Pilot first alerted to unlocked door on plane - NascimentoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Stabroek News

    It was the pilot of the Trans Guyana plane who first noticed that the plane's door was open during flight and returned to the Ogle Airport, PR for the company Kit Nascimento said.

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  15. Suspect in two Berbice murders killed in shoot-out with policeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Stabroek News

    Police today said that acting on information received, at about 2315h. last night, police ranks went to Back Street, Betsy Ground, Canje, Berbice, where two men were seen on bicycles.

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  16. CADVA Honoring U.S. Ambassador to the Cooperative Republic of Guyana - D. Brent HardtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | PR.com

    U.S based Caribbean American Domestic Violence Awareness organization will be recognizing US Ambassador, D. Brent Hardt for his engagement on Women's Issues and his dedication on focusing on Combating Domestic Violence in Guyana.

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  17. Currently it is cheaper to import sugar than to produce sugar at GuySuCoRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Stabroek News

    ... Fund or from other sources. If these changes cannot be implemented in GuySuCo, it is clear that policymakers in Guyana will have to put a line item for a permanent subsidy in billions of dollars in the National Budget. The political justification ...

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  18. Increase in aviation accidents recorded over last yearRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Stabroek News

    There was an increase in the number of aviation accidents over the last year and the reports on some of these cases are still to be completed as the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority awaits the result of the analyses of plane engines sent overseas.

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  19. All-weather road to Brazil on the cardsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Stabroek News

    ... has been allocated in this year's budget for continued works on the Linden to Lethem trail, the financial input from Guyana's Portuguese neighbour was needed, said engineers from the Ministry of Public Works, to effect the transformation of the ...

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  20. Calls for probe into man's deathRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Newsday

    THE Guyana Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday expressed 'deep concern' over an incident in which a Guyanese national was refused emergency medical attention at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex in Mt Hope and later died while en route to another medical institution. 1 comment