Tag: Sugar Industry

President Ali recommits to rebuilding the sugar industry

President Ali recommits to rebuilding the sugar industry

Anara Khan Anara Khan- August 12, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, has ... Read More

President declares Prime Ministerial candidate

President declares Prime Ministerial candidate

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- January 8, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, January 8, 2020   His Excellency, David Granger this evening confirmed that Minister of Public Security, Hon. ... Read More

“Do not to fall prey to the confusion being spread by the opposition” – Min. Ramjattan cautions Woodley residents

“Do not to fall prey to the confusion being spread by the opposition” – Min. Ramjattan cautions Woodley residents

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- August 18, 2019

– Coalition Govt ‘right-sized’ the sugar industry - residents hear – 'it was the opposition that closed several sugar estates ... Read More

“Sugar industry not on death bed” – AG Williams

“Sugar industry not on death bed” – AG Williams

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- June 17, 2019

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, June 17, 2019 Guyana’s sugar industry is being revitalised and repositioned to once again thrust the economy ... Read More

Dr. Cheddi ‘Joey’ Jagan endorses Pres. Granger

Dr. Cheddi ‘Joey’ Jagan endorses Pres. Granger

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 1, 2019

─ says Dec. 21 vote should never have happened ─ commenting on the sugar industry and it’s downsizing, he said ... Read More

Wales estate sugar workers receive final severance

Wales estate sugar workers receive final severance

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 7, 2018

- payments follow court ruling - workers satisfied DPI, Guyana, Friday, December 7, 2018 Over 300 retrenched workers from the ... Read More

Govt’s interest was to save sugar industry – Prime Minister Nagamootoo

Govt’s interest was to save sugar industry – Prime Minister Nagamootoo

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 7, 2018

- 2000 feasibility study showed sugar industry best concentrated in East Berbice DPI, Guyana, Friday, December 7, 2018 During the ... Read More

Resourceful sugar workers adapting to retrenchment

Resourceful sugar workers adapting to retrenchment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 30, 2018

– final severance paid as promised DPI, Guyana, Friday, November 30, 2018 Retrenched sugar workers on Friday collected their final ... Read More

Bids for privatisation of sugar estates opened

Bids for privatisation of sugar estates opened

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 1, 2018

– Names of bidders to be released tomorrow – 10 envelopes opened yesterday – Bids are being analysed – Estates ... Read More

Sugar workers to receive second half of severance

Sugar workers to receive second half of severance

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 12, 2018

─ “We are not going to deny sugar workers one dollar of their severance pay” - Pres. Granger ─ “Next ... Read More

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