New year’s message from the PPP/C

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Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo Together we can confront new challenges. The dawn of a New Year offers an opportune moment for reflection on successes and failures, an assessment of strengths and weaknesses, the charting of relevant courses for personal advancement, and the move forward for the collective prosperity as a nation. In reflecting on Read More

Can hypnosis cure us of our deepest, darkest fears?

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Could it get rid of our phobias? (Picture: Getty/ Ella Byworth for Metro.co.uk) Have you ever been so scared of something that it stops you in your tracks? Yes, we have too. So we decided to try and do something about it for the new year. Man arrested over brutal murder in Finsbury Park Looking Read More

Sailing into 2018: PPOD’s New Years Message

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This island, this blessed land that boasts of our ancestral heroes like Jacko and of the lavish flora and fauna which is home to the Sisserou parrot, stands resilient against all threats and ill will, as we glide our way into the New Year.  Fellow Dominicans, blow as hard as they could, but not even Read More

Dominica’s Maroons have finally found their chronicler

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On New Year’s Day 1791 a revolt began in Grand Bay and spread as far as Rosalie when slaves on the estates went on strike in demand of their freedom. It was led by a man called Polinaire, originally from Martinique, whose fight for the enslaved of Dominica was inspired by the ideas of the Read More

Quality Resolution Systems LLC to Assist Automotive Industry 2018 plans for growth

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Michigan consultancy firm set to meet with General Motors, Ford Motor Company, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles DETROIT, MI , USA, January 1, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — Quality Resolution Systems has announced plans to increase their work with American automakers. Their aim is to help resolve concerns about industry standards and internal company policies in 2018, its Read More

Venezuela raises minimum wage 40 per cent, stoking world’s fastest inflation

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Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro (FILE) MORE ARTICLES CARACAS – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced a 40 per cent increase to the minimum wage as of January, a move that will foment what many economists already consider hyperinflation in the oil-rich but crisis-stricken nation. Related articles In his televised year-end address, leftist Maduro said the new Read More

They will be remembered…transitions in 2017

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    Dr. Desmond Broomes   Dr. Desmond Broomes- The Guyanese educator, known to many as “Dessie” passed away in January of last year. The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC), for which he worked for decades, paid a special tribute to him lauding his contributions. It said that he served the region with distinction for over Read More

Ministers accused of taking heavy kickbacks from State settlements

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Jan 01, 2018 News 0 Some Ministers of the Government of Guyana are being accused of taking kickbacks from certain settlements that the State has made with a few big companies.The fact that Government seems to need little or no basis to make decisions to settle with companies for huge amounts has raised eyebrows. The Read More