GUYANA

Cyclists getting ready for the Albert Rose Memorial 50-mile race in Linden on Sunday

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on Cyclists getting ready for the Albert Rose Memorial 50-mile race in Linden on Sunday
Jun 07, 2017 Sports 0 With a number of local cyclists presently competing on the USA circuit, those at home will be going all out to outdo each other when the 2nd annual Albert Rose Memorial 50-mile road race, organized by the Linden Bauxite Flyers Some of the riders that participated in Baker Memorial Race Read More

World Boxing Council dispatches gift to WBC amateur boxing series participants

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on World Boxing Council dispatches gift to WBC amateur boxing series participants
Jun 07, 2017 Sports 0 Emmerson Campbell benefits from Abdool’s largesse When the Guyana Boxing Board of Control (GBBC) staged the inaugural MMA boxing extravaganza at the Giftland Office Max Mall, Lilliendaal ECD, the organisers had also facilitated the 2nd edition of the WBC Orlon ‘Pocket Rocket’ Rogers (left) joins Peter Abdool (centre) and Rewinna Read More

Persaud, Hardaiow strike tons as Everest Masters overcome PYO Masters

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on Persaud, Hardaiow strike tons as Everest Masters overcome PYO Masters
Jun 07, 2017 Sports 0 On a day blessed with glorious sunshine, Everest Cricket Club Masters made light work of their counterparts from the P.Y.O. Masters of Trinidad and Tobago in a 25 overs affair played recently. The victorious Everest CC Masters team. Winning the toss and batting first Everest Masters openers scorched the outfield Read More

Letter to the Sports Editor…Devers Responds

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on Letter to the Sports Editor…Devers Responds
Jun 07, 2017 Sports 0 Dear Editor,I am responding to a letter in the Tuesday (June 06) issue of the Kaieteur News which accuses me of lying about what the Manager of the Demerara under-19 cricket team told me when I asked if he was aware that no vegetarian meal was sent for lunch for Read More

Dorado Speed SC claim GASA Independence Anniversary swim meet

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on Dorado Speed SC claim GASA Independence Anniversary swim meet
Jun 07, 2017 Sports 0 Dorado Speed Swim Club chalked up 845 points to win the Guyana Amateur Swimming Association (GASA) Independence Anniversary swim meet that was held recently at the National Aquatic Centre, Lilliendaal.Dolphin Swim Club placed second with 670.5 points followed by Silver Shark Aquatic Swim Club on 625.5, Ocra Swim Club 400, Read More

Shame on Soulja Bai and Rum Jattan

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on Shame on Soulja Bai and Rum Jattan
Jun 07, 2017 Dem Boys Seh, Features / Columnists, News 0 Dem want Soulja Bai and Rum Jattan fuh know that dem vex. Dem seeing nuff things tekking place wha dem ain’t like and wha use to happen under Jagdeo and Donald Dumb.Under dem crooks from de time dem boys expose a skullduggery or some Read More

GRA acts condignly on abuse of tax concessions

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on GRA acts condignly on abuse of tax concessions
Jun 07, 2017 News 0 – Will go as far back as needed By Kiana Wilburg Over the years, there have been several forms of abuse in relation to companies which were granted tax concessions. In some cases, companies are granted concessions on machinery and equipment. Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Godfrey Read More

Collapse of $93M Palmyra monument…Investigations find no soil test done; MPI to complete project

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on Collapse of $93M Palmyra monument…Investigations find no soil test done; MPI to complete project
Jun 07, 2017 News 0 A government investigation into an embarrassing collapse of a monument at Palmyra, East Berbice late April has found several things wrong including the fact that no geo-technical surveys were conducted. The collapse work and part of the landscaping that has to be corrected. One phase of the project- which includes Read More

Fishmonger gets 20 years for killing sex worker

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on Fishmonger gets 20 years for killing sex worker
Jun 07, 2017 Court Stories, Features / Columnists, News 0 After accepting that he shot and killed a sex worker, during an argument over some missing items, Ron Jailed: Ron ‘Andel’ Forde ‘Andel’ Forde, a fisherman from Lot 31 Rahaman’s Park, East Bank Demerara, was sentenced to 20 years in prison.The sentence was handed down Read More

Residents shut down Skeldon over planned privatization of sugar estate

9 months ago Editor Comments Off on Residents shut down Skeldon over planned privatization of sugar estate
Jun 07, 2017 News 0 Over 500 sugar workers, business owners, housewives, pensioners and vendors from the Skeldon/ Corriverton area on Tuesday closed their businesses and took to the streets to protest the planned closure and sale of the Skeldon Protestors yesterday during the march. Sugar Estate.The protest which commenced from the Skeldon Sugar Estate Read More