Author: Shaquille Bourne

MARAD head says training, certification of seafarers high on agenda

MARAD head says training, certification of seafarers high on agenda

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 22, 2020

─legal and administrative framework to be developed Guyana is poised to become fully compliant with the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) ... Read More

Govt requests forensic audit into contract awarded to PNCR executive

Govt requests forensic audit into contract awarded to PNCR executive

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 22, 2020

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall has written to the Auditor General, requesting an immediate ... Read More

Gov’t ramps up COVID-19 measures at Lusignan Prison

Gov’t ramps up COVID-19 measures at Lusignan Prison

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 21, 2020

─120 test positive A screening campaign for COVID-19 at the Lusignan Prison has returned 120 positive cases from 200 tests. ... Read More

PNC/R executive awarded $23M contract to print birth certificates

PNC/R executive awarded $23M contract to print birth certificates

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 21, 2020

PNC/R Executive Mr. Lawrence ‘Larry’ London, benefitted from a $23 million contract to print birth certificates on behalf of the ... Read More

Budget 2020 assures prosperity for all Guyanese – Minister Edghill

Budget 2020 assures prosperity for all Guyanese – Minister Edghill

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 18, 2020

-urges Opposition support After five days of heated debates on the$329.5 billion Emergency Budget, Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop ... Read More

Discussions on oil sector centred on investment -President Ali

Discussions on oil sector centred on investment -President Ali

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 18, 2020

-decision on Payara licence to be based on review His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has said the Government remains ... Read More

Pompeo pledges US4.5M to bolster governance, democracy initiatives

Pompeo pledges US4.5M to bolster governance, democracy initiatives

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 18, 2020

─$5M set aside for Venezuelan refugees in Guyana United States Secretary of State, Mr. Michael Pompeo, has pledged US$4.5M in ... Read More

Guyana’s interest to be represented during Pompeo State visit

Guyana’s interest to be represented during Pompeo State visit

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 16, 2020

-Vice President says Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo, today, assured the nation that the Government will represent Guyana’s interests at ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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