Capitol News – TV Reports – May 29, 2014

Capitol News – TV Reports – May 29, 2014

  • CFATF ramps up warning against Guyana on money laundering
  • Call for local businessmen to attend Americas Competitiveness Forum
  • Search for kidnapped baby enters day 5
  • Guyana US / continue to collaborate on drug trafficking
  • CDB resists comment on ads placement
  • AFC ready to restore UG funds
  • Sports
CFATF ramps up warning against Guyana on money launderingPosted: 29 May 2014 03:09 PM PDT

The Caribbean Financial Action Task Force has urged its members to adopt counter measures after a latest review found this country to be at risk to the international financial system At its just concluded meeting in Miami, Florida, the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force, called CFATF, once more cited Guyana for failing to rectify certain […] 
Call for local businessmen to attend Americas Competitiveness ForumPosted: 29 May 2014 03:08 PM PDT

Trinidad’s Minister of Planning and Sustainable Development today sought to persuade local businessmen to attend the Americas Competitiveness Forum. The Americas Competitiveness Forum, being held in the English peaking Caribbean for the first time, is the pre-eminent event for government and business leaders of the Americas to meet to discuss innovative methods to achieve economic […]
Search for kidnapped baby enters day 5Posted: 29 May 2014 03:07 PM PDT

The police have detained a suspect they believed was at the center of the kidnapping of the 9-day-old baby from the Corenyne Berbice. The woman was arrested last night and was reportedly kept at the Dem Amstel Police station. The Police notified the family and provided transportation for them to travel to Georgetown, However it […]
Guyana US / continue to collaborate on drug traffickingPosted: 29 May 2014 03:06 PM PDT

A letter of Agreement signed today between the US government and Guyana will ensure that several programmes including countering narco and human trafficking, tackling corruption and money laundering and gender based violence as well as  training   continue to run. The value of the cooperation agreement is 170 million Guyana dollars and will also see the […]
CDB resists comment on ads placementPosted: 29 May 2014 03:04 PM PDT

The issue of the placement of advertisement selectively has come up once again this time the question was asked of CDB officials as they wrapped up their 44th meeting of the board of Governors at the Guyana International Conference Centre. The issue came up on the heels of a half page statement in the Stabroek […]
AFC ready to restore UG fundsPosted: 29 May 2014 03:03 PM PDT

Even as industrial action looms at the University of Guyana the Alliance For Change is saying they are willing to support the UG annual subvention. The 450 million dollar allocation was slashed from the 2014 budget after finance minister Dr Ashni Singh linked it with contentious allocations that the AFC says they had no intention […]
SportsPosted: 29 May 2014 03:00 PM PDT

Guyana’s rugby players are hard at training in preparation for their international rugby board fifteens clash with Trinidad at Guyana’s Providence Stadium. Captain Ryan Gonsalves said they are getting close to the level they want. Gonsalves also said some of the current training is to correct some of the weaknesses that were exposed in their […]

 

 

 

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