Daily Archives: November 18, 2015

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 17 November 2015

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 17 November 2015

  • Union leader continues to refuse to pay back cash
  • Police crackdown on crime on
  • The fight against Trafficking in Persons continues
  • More options for local cable users
  • Sports
  • Guyanese woman busted with cocaine at JFK
  • Book of condolence opens in Guyana for Paris attack

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Climate Disruption: Thought of the Week – By Rosaliene Bacchus

Three Worlds One Vision

I am Ice by Liam Neeson
Other Videos available at Conservation International

Nature is Speaking

Nature is essential to every aspect of human life and well-being — we want to make sure it’s included in the conversation. People are taking more from nature than it has to give, and as a result, we’re putting our own lives on the line… Nature doesn’t need people. People need nature.

~ Nature is Speaking video series, Conservation International

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Caribbean: The drivers of the region’s future – By David Jessop

Commentary: The View from Europe: The drivers of the region’s future
caribbeannewsnow.com – November 14, 2015 – By David Jessop 
In geopolitics it is the long game that matters.

It is therefore not surprising that Guyana’s president, David Granger, and Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro met separately in Riyadh with Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Bin Abdulaziz in Al Saud when they attended recently the fourth summit of Arab and South American Countries.

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David Jessop

 

In part, the interest of both men was in Saudi Arabia’s decision to continue pumping oil in quantities that will maintain its global market share but with the effect that world energy prices will remain low. It is a decision that touches the strategic interests of many states from Iran to Russia as well as non-state actors like ISIS.

For President Maduro, a return to much higher oil prices would not only improve his country’s economic fortunes, but also facilitate the expansion of PetroCaribe related programmes across the region. Any significant increase in the price of oil would also offer the opportunity to promote his alternative social thinking, change hemispheric relationships, and broaden resistance against what Caracas regards as ideological and economic pressure from the US and multinationals.    Continue reading

GUYANA – Latest News from various sources – November 18, 2015

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 18 November 2015  –  Kaieteur News 

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Britain and India – Marriage à-la-Modi – commentary

Britain and India – Marriage à-la-Modi

A close relationship gets cosier, but the visiting leader’s real audience is back home

IT SHOULD be a welcome like no other. On November 13th India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, is due to get the rock-star treatment at Wembley stadium in London when about 55,000 people turn out to hear him speak.
The organisers claim that this will not only be the biggest overseas reception so far for the jet-setting premier, topping even last year’s appearance at Madison Square Garden in New York, but also Britain’s largest-ever welcome for a visiting leader (minus popes). The warm embrace is not surprising: of the 1.5m or so people of Indian origin in Britain, almost half are Gujarati, hailing from Mr Modi’s home state.

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