The $20 Billion Question for Guyana – By Clifford Krauss – New York Times

The $20 Billion Question for Guyana

This largely underdeveloped country on South America’s northern Atlantic coast is the unlikely setting for the world’s next big oil boom. But is it ready to handle the riches? ….READ MORE

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  • Rosaliene Bacchus  On July 22, 2018 at 7:03 pm

    A promise of great wealth
    yet uncertainty reigns
    lest the curse come to pass

  • Cyril Persaud  On July 27, 2018 at 4:35 pm

    Mr. Mohamed Hamaludin you need to exit the Twilight zone – the NY times is credible?? and there is a reason that you are living in the USA and not Guyana.

    • Emanuel  On July 27, 2018 at 9:07 pm

      The oil wells are about 200 kilometres off shore and clearly out of sight. The question is, who will be policing those wells? And what assurances do the people of Guyana have that that oil will not be sabotaged or stolen?

      • Emanuel  On July 28, 2018 at 9:40 pm

        Mr Bryan,

        Why are comments held up?

        I don’t see the reason, unless a poster violates house rules which you, the moderator, can always retroactively delete.

      • guyaneseonline  On July 29, 2018 at 4:43 am


        I do not control the WordPress program that sometimes automatically holds comments for moderation.
        I am still trying to figure out what keywords trigger the process.
        If I do not check, then the delay could be hours.
        My apologies!
        Please keep the comments flowing.

        Cyril Bryan

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