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Yesterday | Stabroek News

Bai Shan Lin and the Great Guyana Giveaway

Janette Bulkan is Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources Management, Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada "On the occasion of Chinese New Year, the Guyana Chronicle headlined Ambassador Zhang Jungao's message as 'Bound to be another fruitful year' .

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve,

Justin Timberlake ice Bucket Challenges

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Monday | Stabroek News

Lottery of mining properties

Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Robert Persaud and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Guyana Geology and Mines Commission, Clinton Williams witnessing the lottery of mining properties at the Bartica Community Centre today.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Geology, Science

Monday | Stabroek News

Miners grab over 95% of lands up for auction

More than 95% of the blocks of mining lands put up for auction last week by the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission were snatched up over the four days that the auction lasted with bids reaching into the millions of dollars.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Lottery

Monday | Stabroek News

BK Aviation takes off

BK Aviation launched yesterday with the inaugural flight of its new Cessna Grand Caravan from the United States to Guyana via Antigua.

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Monday | Stabroek News

Bai Shan Lin and the Great Guyana Giveaway

Janette Bulkan is Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources Management, Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada "On the occasion of Chinese New Year, the Guyana Chronicle headlined Ambassador Zhang Jungao's message as 'Bound to be another fruitful year' .

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve,

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Guyana to supply 5,000 tonnes of rice per month to Panama

Minister of Agriculture Dr Leslie Ramsammy and Panama's Vice Agriculture Minister Dr Esteban Giron shake hands after inking the agreement.

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Related Topix: World News

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Local history: Nun earned rare honor for helping leper colony

Thomas S. Tull, right, British consul general at Philadelphia, presents the insignia and certificate of honorary membership in the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire to its first American recipient, Sister Mary Margaret, R.S.M., a patient at Mercy Hospital.

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Stabroek News

GMSA to seek disclosure on terms for foreign logging operations

The Guyana Manufactur-ing and Services Associa-tion will be moving for access to the agreements under which all foreign investors are permitted to operate in Guyana's forestry sector, in order to ensure they are operating within agreed parameters, president of the group Clinton Williams said on Thursday.

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Stabroek News

Exploring Georgetown Nightlife - Bars and Clubs

Bars and "rum shops" as they are called are numerous. There are 'street hangs' around some bars.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Stabroek News

Lightning shuts down Demerara power system

The Guyana Power and Light today said that at approximately 7:58hrs this morning, the link between the Garden of Eden and Sophia was broken when both sections of the two transmission lines from Golden Grove and Garden of Eden were struck by lightning.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

CARICOM moves to harmonize business rules in CSME

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Stabroek News

Accused cleared of Congress Place shooting

Linden Primo, the man accused of firing off a gun during the People's National Congress Reform's 18th Biennial Congress, had the charge against him dismissed today due to the continued absence of his accuser.

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Stabroek News

Vaitarna still exporting logs despite failing to set up processing plant

Months after Minister of Natural Resources Robert Persaud had said that Vaitarna Holdings Private Inc is in an "advanced" stage of setting up its promised wood processing facility at Wineperu, the company is still to do so and continues to export large quantities of logs.

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Stabroek News

Suspected Chikungunya patients speak of high fevers, severe pain

People have been flocking to the Georgetown Public Hospital and the Woodlands Hospital seeking relief after experiencing symptoms of the mosquito-borne virus Chikungunya.

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Stabroek News

Nut Centre owner facing sentence for public terror

John Rudolph Singh, an owner of the Guyana Variety Store and Nut Centre, is now a remanded prisoner awaiting sentencing after he admitted to shooting off his licensed gun while trying to get his wife and their three children to leave with him.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Stabroek News

Two crew members missing after Guyanese ship capsizes off Corentyne

At approximately 21:00 hours on August 12, 2014, the Guyana registered Motor Tanker Swift Dolphin reportedly capsized off the coast in the vicinity of the mouth of the Corentyne River.

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Stabroek News

GECOM says persons posing as its employees in northwest

The Guyana Elections Commis-sion yesterday said it was in receipt of reports from Region 1 that persons, claiming to be employees of GECOM, have been visiting homes with copies of extracts of the current Preliminary List of Electors to check, and advise residents, on their registration status.

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Related Topix: South America, Guyana Travel, Travel, World News

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Miss World Guyana to be coached by renowned Philippines pageant company

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Gouldian, a pageant training company in the Philippines and renowned experts in the development of pageant leadership, will be providing Miss World Guyana, Rafieya Husain, with specialized pageant training from August 26 to September 6, 2014, in Manila, Philippines.

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Caribbean News Now!

Fourth Guyana debt arrangement written off under PetroCaribe deal with Venezuela

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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SFGate

Jonestown remains' reopens wounds

This Jan. 1976 photo shows the Rev. Jim Jones, pastor of peoples Temple in San Francisco.

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