Daily Archives: November 11, 2015

Climate Disruption: Thought of the Week – By Rosaliene Bacchus

Three Worlds One Vision

24 Hours of Reality and Live Earth: The World Is Watching (2015)

The World is Watching 2015

It’s not every day that you can say you were a part of history. On November 13-14, the world will come together to demand our global leaders act on climate change and set us on the path to a better future. Join us for 24 Hours of Reality and Live Earth.

~ Learn more atThe Climate Reality Project

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GUYANA – Latest News from various sources – November 11, 2015

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 11 November 2015  –  Kaieteur News 

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

Guns in America – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

Guns in America – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

 Guns in America

Guns in America

There is an unhealthy obsession with guns in America. How else can one explain an increase in gun sales after 32 people were killed at Virginia Tech?

The statistics show that after mass executions the sales of guns would spiral.
According to the FBI,‘ the day after the Tucson shootings gun sales in Arizona increased by 60 percent. There were increases in California, Illinois, and New York as well. One of the biggest increases occurred in Ohio where handgun sales went up by 65 percent.’ In the presidential elections of 2008 the sales of firearms went up by 15 per cent because there were fears that the Obama administration might enact gun control laws. No such laws have been passed despite the mountain of debates and newsprint.

It is estimated that there are roughly 88 guns per 100 persons in America. This makes the US one of the most armed nations on the planet. The annual estimate of murders based on shootings is 9, 263 which is about 25 murders per day. According to one report, ‘ No other developed country on earth has as lax gun laws or more weapons than the United States.  Continue reading

INVEST GUYANA 2015 – Guyana’s Premier Investment Magazine

iNvest Guyana 2015 Brochure

iNvest Guyana 2015 Magazine

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Invest in Guyana and “Grow with the Opportunity”  

In this our third edition of INVEST GUYANA we welcome and introduce a new Government in Guyana which is charting a new course for Guyana’s development over the next five years. It has committed to ensuring continued economic growth and sustainable development and a drive towards a green economy. The recently released National Budget as presented by the new Minister of Finance has projected continued annual economic growth which will be led by major investments by the Government in the improvement and development of the national infrastructure.   Continue reading

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