Daily Archives: December 23, 2015

GUYANA – Latest News from various sources – December 23, 2015

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 23 December 2015  –  Kaieteur News  

         (see other News sources at the end of this entry

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 22 December 2015

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GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 22 December 2015

La Repentir dumpsite in use once again

Posted: 22 Dec 2015 03:09 PM PST

Brassington claims innocence of Pradoville 2 house lots deal

Posted: 22 Dec 2015 03:08 PM PST

Man and his wife charged with attempted murder against each other

Posted: 22 Dec 2015 03:07 PM PST

Police ranks saluted for their service

Posted: 22 Dec 2015 03:06 PM PST

Sports

Posted: 22 Dec 2015 03:00 PM PST

Guyana Government News Brief – December 21, 2015

GINA logoGovernment News Brief – December 21, 2015

  1. Meet the People –  Public Day December 18, 2015.  Persons meet with various ministers and their staff to submit their problems.  This was the first meeting in Georgetown where some 300 persons attended with their issues.
  2. The Bank of Guyana celebrated its 50th anniversary.  It was the goal of Cheddi Jagan to have a Central Bank, and was opened in 1965, one year before Independence.
  3. A cruise liner visits Guyana.  More advertising in cruise line magazines. Better berthing facilities for cruise lines are a possibility.     Continue reading

Impact of the Anti-Chavista political swing in Venezuela – By Odeen Ishmael

The Anti-Chavista political swing in Venezuela – Its impact on Guyana and Caribbean relations

Venezuela_elections 2015By Odeen Ishmael

The December 6 elections to the National Assembly in Venezuela resulted in an overwhelming majority victory of the opposition coalition, the Democratic Unity Roundtable (Mesa de la Unidad Democrática, MUD), over the governing Chavistas—the  United Socialist Party of Venezuela (Partido Socialista Unido de Venezuela, PSUV) led by President Nicolas Maduro. The right-wing coalition won 109 seats, and with the support of three elected indigenous legislators has managed to control a razor-edge two-thirds majority in the 167-seat National Assembly.

Despite all the pre-election claims of expected fraud by anti-Chavista groups and some sections of the international media, none of the contesting parties questioned the final results.

Read more: The Anti-Chavista political swing in Venezuela – Its impact on Guyana and Caribbean relations

By Odeen Ishmael

Byron Lee & The Dragonaires – Christmas Soca Party Medley

Byron Lee & The Dragonaires – Christmas Soca Party Medley

Christmas In The Tropics –  We miss you Byron Lee … RIP

A Season to Reflect – By Dmitri Allicock + GUYANA “Life at its Purest” – video

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A SEASON TO REFLECT

By Dmitri Allicock

As we celebrates Christmas and the New Year

In our hearts we should think of those not here

To lose, we must remember that we’re not alone

This special moment in time to reflect is the tone

A time to think of this journey of fun and pain  

A season to give thanks for the sun and the rain

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