Canje murder suspect was nabbed in Suriname

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The suspect in the murder of a Canje girl was nabbed by the Surinamese police in Nickerie and not held by the authorities here at Springlands as had been erroneously reported by the cops. In a statement today, the police  apologised for the error contained in a press release yesterday regarding the arrest of murder Read More

Aviation sector scores big for Guyana’s economy but tourism leakages “unusually high”- study

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Guyana’s  aviation industry contributes GYD$20.7 billion or 3.2 percent to the country’s economy through tourism, jobs and a wide variety of services, according to a just released study conducted by United Kingdom (UK) experts. However, Director General of the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) Retired Col. Egbert Field indicated that only data from the Cheddi Read More

GRA’s Tax Chief to share ExxonMobil info with staff when necessary

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Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Godfrey Statia. In background is Finance Minister, Winston Jordan. The Commissioner- General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Godfrey Statia has highly confidential information about oil and gas companies, including ExxonMobil, under lock and key and will only release them if they are needed by officers for Read More

Police foil robbery at GPL’s Customer Service Centre

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Bandits fled the Guyana Power and Light’s (GPL) Mon Repos Customer Service Centre, East Coast Demerara empty handed when police arrived on the scene Thursday afternoon, the power company said in a statement. GPL said just after 2 PM  Thursday, August 10, 2017  three bandits stormed its Mon Repos Customer Service Centre in an attempt Read More

VOLLEYBALL QUALIFIERS OFF TO GOOD START

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Share this Dominica opened their campaign with a 3-1 win over Antigua and Barbuda.. (Photo: Anthony De Beauville)THE 2018 NORCECA World Championships qualification Group E served off yesterday morning at the Beausejour Indoor Facility with wins for Dominica and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The Dominicans came from one set down to defeat Antigua and Read More

Indianapolis father charged with neglect after infant tests positive for cocaine

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CLOSE Indianapolis wanted a better way to combat drug addiction and mental illness. So the city created its first Mobile Crisis Assistance Teams, consisting of a police officer, paramedic and clinician, to connect offenders to services. Dwight Adams/IndyStar Kevin Michael Bunch(Photo: Hancock County Jail) An Indianapolis man who told police he snorted cocaine near his Read More

Sandals Releases Statement on Antigua Development

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Sandals Resorts International has 22 hotels in eight different territories throughout the Caribbean, and in 35 years of doing business with numerous governments; we have always operated at the highest standards and in the most ethical and transparent manner. As an upstanding and conscientious corporate citizen, we have always sought to work in harmony with Read More

Antigua Carnival 2017 Dubbed A ‘Resounding Success’

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After twenty weeks of non-stop feting across Antigua and Barbuda, the celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of Antigua’s Carnival 2017, has certainly left its’ mark on the psyche of all it’s Patrons. For the people of Antigua and Barbuda, the 60th anniversary was not only a period of recognition and celebration, showcasing the nation’s Cultural Read More

Guyana’s gold sector shines

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GEORGETOWN – It’s been a golden year so far for Guyana’s lucrative gold sector. Industry experts say production is booming and the country is well on track to meeting its targets for 2017. According to officials, just seven months into the year, more than 360,000 ounces of gold have been produced, earning just above US$450 Read More

‘Relevant and vibrant’

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By Dave Luecking | daveluecking@archstl.org | twitter: @legacyCatholic Father Robert Rosebrough and students at Blessed Teresa of Calcutta School created a Saints Hall of Fame at the school in 2014. The saints encourage the idea of the Catholic faith and the ambition to model and exemplify the call to sainthood. Lisa Johnston | lisajohnston@archstl.org Related Read More