Daily Archives: 10/01/2015

GUYANA – Latest News – 01 October 2015

GUYANA – Latest News – 01 October 2015  – Kaieteur News

        (see other News sources at the end of this entry)

Government reverts to GTT internet for eGovernance

OCTOBER 1, 2015 | – pulls Guyana from ‘dark ages’ …… The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT), five years ago offered the Bharrat Jagdeo Government its internet service to support the eGovernance project, at a nominal fee. The administration declined the offer. The Jagdeo administration instead chose to invest billions of tax dollars to land a separate fiber optic […]

GPSU wants an end to poverty stricken public servants – Yarde

OCTOBER 1, 2015 |   Even as the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) works to address some of its on-going issues, the body reportedly suffered tremendously under the previous government, the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) administration. But even with change in the form of a new government, the GPSU will be keeping watch to ensure that previous indiscretions are […]    Continue reading

Maduro says Venezuela’s troop deployment was anti-narcotics operation; avoids direct reference to border controversy

Maduro says Venezuela’s troop deployment was anti-narcotics operation; avoids direct reference to border controversy

29 September 2015 16:35 Written by Denis Scott Chabrol – Demerara Waves

Maduro at UNPhoto: Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, September 29, 2015.

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday stayed clear of any direct reference to the border controversy with Guyana, but instead said the recent troop deployment had more to do with is country’s fight against drug trafficking.

“With all due respect in this General Assembly of the United Nations, we had to carry out an operation along our borders with Colombia and Guyana.   Continue reading

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 29- September 2015

Capitol TV logoGUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 29- September 2015

  • Guyanese picket outside UN headquarters
  • UN – Guyana’s best hope for security re border dispute
  • Reverse the deals re Pradoville2
  • Drugs in Schools
  • Public Service Training
  • Product awareness
  • Sports

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Guyana 411- Government video reports on various projects – 19 September 2015 -GINA video

Guyana 411- Government video reports on various projects – 19 September 2015

GINA program – Guyana 411– Government video reports on  potable water projects; Gun amnesty program; Preventing suicide – various government program interventions; and Project Restore Guyana – cleanup of the environment, countrywide.

UK gives 300 Jamaican prisoners the boot as Cameron visits Caribbean island

UK gives 300 Jamaican prisoners the boot as Cameron visits Caribbean  island

Photo: Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Portia Simpson Miller (right), looks on as Chief of Defence Staff, Major General Antony Anderson is introduced to Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (UK), the Rt. Hon. David Cameron (third right), by British High Commissioner to Jamaica, His Excellency David Fitton (left). (Dave Reid image/JIS)

David-Cameron-Portia-Simpson-Miller-Jamaica

News Americas, LONDON, England, Weds. Sept. 30, 2015: More than 300 Jamaican prisoners serving time in British jails are being given the boot back to their homeland as Prime Minister David Cameron made the first visit by a UK Prime Minister to Jamaica in 14 years.

The prisoners will be returned back to their homelands to serve their sentence under an agreement signed by the UK and Jamaica today and concluded after years of negotiations. Continue reading