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12 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

TCL promotes concrete technologies

Trinidad Cement Ltd joined more than 100 local and international exhibitors at this year's Trade & Investment Convention at the Centre of Excellence, Macoya, earlier this month.

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17 hrs ago | The Northern Miner

Troy fast tracks Karouni with open-pit mine plan

Gold producer Troy Resources has made significant progress since acquiring the Karouni gold project - located 180 km southwest of Georgetown, Guyana - for US$200 million just over a year ago, and now the company says it will have the mine in operation even earlier than anticipated.

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Yesterday | The White House

Presidential Nominations Sent to the Senate

Thomas Frieden, of New York, to be Representative of the United States on the Executive Board of the World Health Organization, vice Nils Maarten Parin Daulaire, resigned.

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Yesterday | Stabroek News

PNCR youth leader claims verbally abused over support for Norton campaign

The National Secretary for the youth arm of the PNCR has vowed to renounce the party over verbal abuse he has suffered at the hands of fellow group members for supporting Aubrey Norton's aborted leadership campaign "I'm resigning completely from the party, I don't see myself making an impact in the PNC anymore," Adel Lily declared yesterday, even ... (more)

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

CARICOM and Turkey to strengthen relations

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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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Stabroek News

Guyana: More on debt relief for slavery reparations

Last week's column considered whether Guyana should support national debt relief as compensatory payment from slave-owning European countries to slave descendants residing in the region.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Stabroek News

Power returns to Bartica

Power returned to Bartica yesterday afternoon, but residents said they were shocked earlier when Guyana Power and Light Inc Chief Executive Officer Bharat Dindyal called them lazy, telling them that what they pay is but a fraction of the cost of the fuel required to run the generators that supply them with electricity.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

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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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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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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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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