Daily Archives: November 16, 2019

Video: Pictures Of Guyana – By Mike Charles

NOVEMBER: GUYANA TOURISM MONTH

This video is the product of years of photography across Guyana by Mike Charles, a Guyanese helicopter pilot for over 25 years.

Video: Road Rage: Minor Parking Dispute — Settled like Ladies

Video: Road Rage: Minor Parking Dispute Settled like Ladies

BMW versus Toyota duel it out in a parking lot

Due to recent history… Govt. ups cash bond for rebranded Eastern Airlines

— Dynamic Airways was rebranded as Eastern Airlines

Rebranded: Eastern Airlines LLC

This was disclosed by the Director-General of the Ministry of the Presidency, Joseph Harmon during his post-Cabinet press briefing yesterday.

Harmon explained that Eastern Airlines LLC applied to the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) and received approval.

The airlines requested to operate scheduled air services between John F. Kennedy International Airport and the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) using Boeing 767-200ERs and Boeing 767-300ERs aircraft.    Continue reading

OIL: Tullow Stock Sinks on Finding High Sulfur Content in Guyana Crude

Tullow Stock Sinks on Finding High Sulfur Content in Guyana Crude

Paul Burkhardt | World Oil         

JOHANNESBURG (Bloomberg) – Tullow Oil stock fell the most in two decades in London trading after saying it’s reassessing the commercial viability of discoveries in Guyana.

The stock sank as much as 23% on the news that crude from two wells in the South American country was found to be heavy, with a high sulfur content. That’s disappointing to shareholders as the Guyanese discoveries earlier this year had countered concerns over troubled ventures elsewhere.    Continue reading

Guyana Politics: Lennox Shuman and the 2020 Guyana Elections – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

– By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

Lennox Shuman

A Guyanese is a politician in disguise. He or she could tell you about the days of Jagan and Burnham, of how they were together, and how they ‘split up’ and Guyana has not been the same since. The younger Guyanese will have in their memories over fifty years of two-party rule and will argue that little progress has been made during those years.

According to one observer, ‘the PNC and the PPP have strangled Guyana. After fifty years with them in power, Guyana is racially divided. None of them is talking about what they will do to bring the peoples together. All they want is power, and at all costs.’

READ MORE: Lennox Shuman and the 2020 Elections

War Court Rules on Suriname President Desire Delano Bouterse for “Mass Murder”

Photo: In this Aug. 12, 2015, file photo, Suriname President Desire Delano Bouterse at military parade after being sworn in for his second term, in Paramaribo, Suriname. – Associated Press / Ertugrul Kilic, File
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By Bert Wilkinson – Caribbean Life News
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One of the best known personalities in Caribbean Community politics is fighting hard to stay out of jail. Surinamese President Desi Bouterse who led two coups in 1980 and 1990, has along with about 20 other defendants been summoned to appear before a war court at month end to learn of the date when he would most likely be sentenced to 20 years in jail for mass murder.

On Dec. 8, 1982, soldiers rounded up 15 critics of his then military-led government, pushed their backs against the walls of an old Dutch fort, and executed them, triggering outrage throughout the hemisphere.      Continue reading

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