GUYANA

GPL working to eradicate illegal connections

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Aug 03, 2017 News 0 Senior Field Service Manager, GPL, Looknauth Singh Over the last 12 years, the Guyana Power and Light Incorporated (GPL) has removed thousands of illegal connections across Guyana. For this reason, the power company will apply new tactics to address and eradicate this scourge.Senior Field Service Manager, GPL, Looknauth Singh, said Read More

GPL working to eradicate illegal connections

4 months ago Editor Comments Off on GPL working to eradicate illegal connections
Aug 03, 2017 News 0 Senior Field Service Manager, GPL, Looknauth Singh Over the last 12 years, the Guyana Power and Light Incorporated (GPL) has removed thousands of illegal connections across Guyana. For this reason, the power company will apply new tactics to address and eradicate this scourge.Senior Field Service Manager, GPL, Looknauth Singh, said Read More

Teen jailed for stealing televisions

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Aug 03, 2017 News 0 Joshua Austin An 18-year-old was yesterday sentenced to two years’ imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to a simple larceny charge.Joshua Austin, of Lot 151 Lodge Housing Scheme, appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts, yesterday and pleaded guilty to the charge that between July 29 and Read More

DEMTOCO says court action on Tobacco Bill not on the table

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Aug 03, 2017 News 0 If the President ignores the pleas for the Tobacco Control Bill to be sent to a Special Select Committee and assents to it, Demerara Tobacco Company Limited (DEMTOCO) says that it will simply abide by the law.The company made this known at a press conference that was held yesterday at Read More

New Amsterdam Rotary Club installs new Board of Directors

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Aug 03, 2017 News 0 The new board A new Board of Directors has been installed to run the affairs of the New Amsterdam Rotary Club (NARC) for the 2017-2018 year. The installation ceremony was held recently at the Rose Hall Estate Senior Staff Club, East Canje. The year will run from July 1, 2017 Read More

Roraima Airways Chief Pilot laid to rest

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Aug 03, 2017 News 0 The funeral service yesterday The pilot who was involved in the deadly plane crash two Tuesdays ago at the Eteringbang airstrip was laid to rest yesterday.Roraima Airways’ Chief Pilot, Captain Colin Martin, had a closed-casket service at the Central Assembly of God Church on Church and East Streets, Georgetown before Read More

Roraima Airways Chief Pilot laid to rest

4 months ago Editor Comments Off on Roraima Airways Chief Pilot laid to rest
Aug 03, 2017 News 0 The funeral service yesterday The pilot who was involved in the deadly plane crash two Tuesdays ago at the Eteringbang airstrip was laid to rest yesterday.Roraima Airways’ Chief Pilot, Captain Colin Martin, had a closed-casket service at the Central Assembly of God Church on Church and East Streets, Georgetown before Read More

Water Sector uses bulk of Bulkan’s expenditure

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Aug 03, 2017 News 0 The Ministry of Communities has spent 29 percent of its $1B 2017 budgetary allocation thus far, for the year. Most of the monies were used to upgrade and improve the distribution of potable water across Guyana, according to Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan.At the Ministry’s midyear press conference, at the Read More

Water Sector uses bulk of Bulkan’s expenditure

4 months ago Editor Comments Off on Water Sector uses bulk of Bulkan’s expenditure
Aug 03, 2017 News 0 The Ministry of Communities has spent 29 percent of its $1B 2017 budgetary allocation thus far, for the year. Most of the monies were used to upgrade and improve the distribution of potable water across Guyana, according to Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan.At the Ministry’s midyear press conference, at the Read More

Kuru Kururu residents affected by sabotaged telephone cable

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Aug 03, 2017 News 0 Recent sabotage to GTT fiber optic cable has left hundreds without services for approximately two weeks now.Residents in Kuru-Kururu, on the Soesdyke-Linden Highway said that they have called in to the company on several occasions since connectivity was lost and were just told to “calm down” and that “we’re trying Read More