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23 hrs ago | Stabroek News

Squatters get warning

From left at the meeting are Hudson, Manager, Land Administrator , Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission, Commissioner

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Yesterday | Jamaica Observer

Fly Jamaica buys second aircraft

DRIVEN by its commitment to providing air transportation within the Caribbean and to North America, Fly Jamaica Airways has acquired a second aircraft which, the airline says, it intends to put into service as soon as it gets all the regulatory approvals.

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Yesterday | Stabroek News

Bartica without power

Bartica is without power after a failed turbo charger caused the No.9 Caterpillar Generating Engine to come offline last evening.

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Yesterday | Stabroek News

Training for boat operators in Annai-Rupununi

Conservation International and the Guyana Tourism Authority partnered with the Maritime Administration Department to provide training and certification for boat operators in the Annai-Rupununi area on July 17, 2014.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

CARICOM Secretariat to empower Guyana's youth with animation skills

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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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Stabroek News

Damaged main switch at GPL station leaves Bartica in the dark

A damaged main switch of a generating unit that experienced problems on Monday caused the recent power outages in Bartica, Guyana Power and Light Divisional Director of Operations Elwyn Marshall says.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

BayStreet.ca

Mahdia Gold Corp (CSE: MGD) Announces results of Annual and Special...

Mahdia Gold Corp Announces results of Annual and Special Meeting, Major Joint Venture Agreement, and Resignation of Director / ACCESSWIRE / July 22, 2014 / Mahdia Gold Corp announces results of annual and special meeting, major joint venture agreement, and resignation of Director.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Stabroek News

East Berbice farmers benefiting from Canada project

About 150 vulnerable farmers from Plegtanker to Mara in East Berbice, Corentyne are now benefitting from a Canadian-funded project which aims to enhance their livelihood, as well their capability to handle agricultural disasters, GINA said.

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Guyanese Gay Prostitutes Stabbed Dead, Suspect Commits Suicide

The main suspect in the stabbing murder of two gay sex workers in Guyana's capital of Georgetown last week died on Sunday, July 20 at Georgetown Hospital after confessing to the murders and setting himself on fire.

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Stabroek News

Upper Corentyne Chamber wants drastic reform of sugar industry

The Upper Corentyne Chamber of Commerce and Industry is questioning the Guyana Sugar Corporation's formula for paying farmers and wants drastic changes to the industry.

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Stabroek News

GRA Head rejects nepotism charge

Commissioner-General of the Guyana Revenue Authority Khurshid Sattaur has rejected charges of nepotism in relation to his children being employed at the organisation and says that they were subjected to competitive interviews before being employed.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Stabroek News

South man granted bail over embezzlement from boss

A man accused of embezzling more than $1.5 million from his employer was granted bail when he appeared in the Georgetown Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Sunday Herald

Children of the Commonwealth: Guyana

Maria Ignatius has been training to be a nurse at a hospital near Guyana's capital, Georgetown, for nearly six months.

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Jamaica Observer

Resignations, delays hit Fly Jamaica

A number of flight delays have rocked Fly Jamaica Airways Limited over the past month, leaving passengers angry at the inconvenience.

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Trinidad Guardian

Japan expecting Caricom in full force at summit

The Japanese embassy in T&T says the majority of Caricom leaders are expected to attend the upcoming Japan-Caricom summit in T&T when Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits T&T later this month.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Migrant awareness raising sessions held in Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- The first of a series of training sessions intended to heighten awareness of risk factors affecting mobile and migrant populations in Guyana was held in Georgetown on 24 and 25 June 2014.

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Stabroek News

Tenders in for supervision of controversial East Coast road project

Tenders for supervisory consultancy services for the US$57.6M, East Coast of Demerara Four Lane Extension Project from Better Hope to Belfield Village were yesterday opened.

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Stabroek News

Corentyne field foreman strangled

A field foreman attached to the Guyana Sugar Corporation's Skeldon estate was found dead behind a popular backtrack boating service at Springlands, Corentyne early yesterday morning and an autopsy revealed that he was strangled.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Trinadad Express

Venezuela/Guyana border tango

WHILE the International Monetary Fund was signalling a warning last week to Trinidad and Tobago on its "vulnerability" to a decline in energy prices, Caribbean Community heads of government were urging Venezuela to move "definitively" for a resolution to its territorial dispute with Guyana.

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The Bradenton Times

Movers and Shakers: SouthTech Announces Addition of Dave Bharratt as Systems Support Specialist

SARASOTA SouthTech, an IT services firm that has delivered and supported infrastructure and business management solutions throughout Florida since 1994, is proud to announce the addition of Dave Bharratt as Systems Support Specialist to the SouthTech team.

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