Tag: Panama

Guyana engages IICA for outstanding Panama rice payments

Guyana engages IICA for outstanding Panama rice payments

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 22, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha on Friday said the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) has been invited ... Read More

Gov’t ups pressure on Panama to pay $1.9B owed to rice millers

Gov’t ups pressure on Panama to pay $1.9B owed to rice millers

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 29, 2020

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday dispatched a letter to the Panamanian authorities urging them to honour their obligations ... Read More

Miller accepts responsibility – admits fault in Panama rice mix-up

Miller accepts responsibility – admits fault in Panama rice mix-up

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 26, 2019

─ GRDB still to hear from Jamaican authorities on confiscation of 70 tonnes of rice DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, February 26, ... Read More

Copa Airlines set to increase Guyana flights

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 6, 2018

- Will connect through Panama - Hub of the Americas - A total of five flights will now be operating ... Read More

GRDB maintains its export market to Panama

GRDB maintains its export market to Panama

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 5, 2018

- contract agreement for 2019 signed -first shipment under new contract to commence shortly Guyana has secured its market for ... Read More

Panama rice market not under threat – GRDB head assures

Panama rice market not under threat – GRDB head assures

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 27, 2018

– investigations launched to determine cause – quality control systems strengthened – GRDB head not aware of rice being rejected ... Read More

Relevance of UN up for debate at this year’s General Assembly Session

Relevance of UN up for debate at this year’s General Assembly Session

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2018

-Guyana prioritises Guyana/Venezuela controversy, green state agenda, oil and gas issues, and UN Security Council reform Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ... Read More

Gov’t not responsible for farmers being owed by millers for rice shipped to Panama

Gov’t not responsible for farmers being owed by millers for rice shipped to Panama

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 18, 2018

  “Millers should not use farmers as a bank”, Holder In light of recent reports circulating in the media as ... Read More

Cleveland Thomas prepared for upcoming 10K race in Panama

Cleveland Thomas prepared for upcoming 10K race in Panama

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 10, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, November 10, 2017 On Sunday, November 12, 2017, athletes from around South America will gather in Panama ... Read More

Rice shipment to Cuba for export in September

Rice shipment to Cuba for export in September

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 14, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 14, 2017 The Cuban rice market has now been made available to Guyana after a series ... Read More

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