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Welcome to the Guyanese Online Blog.

This Blog’s first entry was on February 9, 2010 and the first Newsletter was published in March 2010. It was created by Cyril Bryan, as a project to help Guyanese in the Diaspora to be connected to some of the positive news from Guyana, as well as to the work being done by Guyanese organisations around the world.   Blog entries are inserted daily and a every five days a list of these entries is emailed to thousands of Guyanese around the world. Send your name and email to cybryan@gmail.com to receive this list.

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Guyanese Associations: Events, Conferences, and Publications

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  • Updated on August 19, 2019

VALERIE RODWAY CENTENARY CONCERT – Brooklyn NY – August 25, 2019

GCA: Guyana Cultural Association of New York: Folk Festival – Events: Aug 25- Sep 01, 2019

Enmore Association Toronto: Annual Enmore Day: August 25th, 2019

St. Rose’s High School International Reunion – New York – August 24-30. 2019

Buxton-Friendship Heritage Fund: New York Patronal Dance – August 30, 2019

South Georgetown Alumnae Assoc: 10th Anniversary Gala- NY – August 30, 2019

*NEW- St. Joseph High School Alumni – After Lunch Jam – Brooklyn NY – August 31, 2019

Guyanese Association of Greater Houston – First Fish Fry – August 31, 2019

GCA: Literary Hang & Symposium- August 31, 2019 – Call for Papers by July 15, 2019

Sisters With A Mission: Labor Day Weekend Breakfast – NYC – August 31, 2019

Queen’s College of Guyana Alumni Association (New York), Inc. Flag Party – September 1, 2019

*NEW- Book Launch and Signing: Memoirs of Dr Frank L. Douglas: Toronto: September 21, 2019

Guyana Christian Charities (GCC): Fall Dance – Toronto- September 21. 2019

Guyana Medical Relief (GMR): Dinner Dance – Carson CA – September 21, 2019

BHS Alumni Toronto Chapter: Roots and Rhythms: September 28, 2019

UG: University of Guyana: Call for Papers: Teaching Conference – October 3-4, 2019

Guyana-Jamaica Friendship Assoc. NY: Biennial Ball: Queens NY- October 12. 2019

Guyana Christian Charities (GCC): Annual Bake and Food Sale- Toronto – October 27, 2019

Guyana: Queen’s College (QC) launches 175th anniversary celebrations – Oct 27 to Nov 2, 2019

Guyana Health To Kids Fundraising Gala – Woodbridge ON- November 2. 2019

Cricket Council USA: 11th US Open Competition – Florida- December 11-15. 2019

Cricket: US Open T20 dates revealed – December 18th – 23rd. 2019

ART EXHIBITION: Sandra Brewster | AGO Art Gallery of Ontario – runs till March 2020

                 ANNOUNCEMENTS and NEWSLETTERS: 

Guyana Historical Research Institute (GIHR) – Newsletter – August 2019

Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter – July 2019

UG #PPL – The Magazine of the University of Guyana’s Alumni Magazine 2nd Edition

BFCN: Black Foundation of Community Networks – Scholarship Directory 2019

Canada-Guyana Outreach Mission (CanGO): Report on Surgeries – 2019

Guyana Cultural Association of New York: On-Line Magazine – Latest edition

LINDEN FUND USA (LFU) celebrates its 20 year Anniversary in 2019

*NEW- Linden Fund USA: Family Fun Day 2019 – Thank You Note

Updated on August 19, 2019

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Guyana Census 2012 highlights decline in main ethnic populations

Guyana Census 2012 highlights decline in main ethnic populations

 

The Bureau of Statistics announced, on July 18, its publications of Compendiums One and Two further detailing the findings of the 2012 Census.

This recent publication, Compendium Two, was disseminated earlier this month. It provides further information about the country’s population composition in terms of Ethnicity, Age structure, Dependency Ratios & Religion.  

Additionally new information about the population trends such as national population size by Region and population growth patterns are also detailed in this latest publication.

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GUYANA: LIST OF CABINET MINISTERS – Updated

Here is the latest list of the various Ministries in the Government of Guyana. Information is automatically updated. 

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US airline Jet Blue likely for services in Guyana -Patterson

A Jetblue aircraft lands at a airport in the US.

A Jet Blue aircraft lands at a airport in the US.

US airline Jet Blue is likely to start services in Guyana.

“They will be mounting a mission next month… the first or second week of next month. They will start looking at things like facilities, hotels, staffing,” said Minister of Public Infrastructure David Patterson in an interview with the Department of Public Information (DPI).

The minister was responding to the reports that the American carrier is expected to add Guyana to its international routes early next year.            Continue reading

OIL: Tullow to shift operations from Trinidad after striking oil in Guyana

Following its recent discovery of oil in commercial quantities offshore Guyana, the United Kingdom-headquartered Tullow Oil will shift operations from its Trinidad base to local shores and plans for its first shore base here are in the pipeline.

“We don’t have a local shore base at the moment. [We] were running things from Trinidad but the plan is to use a shore base in Guyana in 2020,” Tullow’s Head of Communications George Cazenove told Stabroek News last week. He added that the location of the local facility “has not yet been decided.”            Continue reading

Guyana Assoc. of Georgia: 28th Anniversary + 2019 Scholarship: Awards Banquet – Sept 28, 2019

Guyana: ExxonMobil relocates local offices in Georgetown

– 19 August 2019

ExxonMobil’s old headquarters

ExxonMobil has relocated its local offices to the seven-storey Duke Street, Kingston building it has rented from businessman Rizwan Khan.

Stabroek News understands that the oil major completed the move earlier this month and will house all its local offices there until the completion of its Ogle headquarters.

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St. Joseph High School Alumni – After Lunch Jam – Brooklyn NY – August 31, 2019

Download: St. Joseph High School Alumni – After Lunch Jam – Brooklyn NY – August 31, 2019

Music: Guyana- born Eddy Grant for Medgar Evers Jazzy Jazz Festival

August 13, 2019 /  Caribbean Life News NYC

Musical guest Eddy Grant performs with The Roots on July 31, 2019.

The rocker got the audience on its feet as he belted out “Jimmy, we are gonna rock-down to electric Avenue and then we’ll take it higher” singing the lyrics at the top of his lungs during a pulsating five-minute performance.            Continue reading

Video: Michael Moore: To Crush President Donald Trump; Michelle Obama Needs To Run | MSNBC

Michael Moore: To Crush President Donald Trump; Michelle Obama Needs To Run | MSNBC

Activist filmmaker Michael Moore says that only a revolution will defeat President Trump, and the one candidate he thinks could “crush” him would be Michelle Obama. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc

USA: White House says no recession in sight; pushes China trade talks

WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – White House officials pushed back today against concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States.

Trump administration economic adviser Larry Kudlow said trade deputies from the two countries would speak within 10 days and “if those deputies meetings pan out…we are planning to have China come to the USA” to advance negotiations over ending a trade battle that has emerged as a potential risk to global economic growth.    Continue reading

Guyana: Our people are not seeing the jobs – By Adam Harris

It would be interesting to know how many foreigners have secured jobs in Guyana at a time when Guyanese themselves say there are no jobs. For some time now, people have been saying that they cannot get jobs. So persistent have been these statements that they actually became believable.

There were those who claimed that they spent years pursuing an education and having completed their studies, simply cannot find jobs. Eventually this chant about no jobs became a political statement. The political opposition, with no evidence, chanted that the government is neglecting young people.    Continue reading

Linden Fund USA: Family Fun Day 2019 – Thank You Note

Download: 2019 Family Fun Day thank you note

Dear Family, Friends, & Supporters,
Our 19th annual Family Fun Day on Sunday, July 19 was a wonderful day because of you. Your support, by attending with your family, offering donations, or volunteering your time, is truly appreciated. 
Regards, 
Paula Walcott-Quintin,
Chair, LFU

 

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