Daily Archives: 12/08/2019

Guyana: Adel’s Rainforest Resort: Discover a hidden paradise within the Pomeroon

Guyana is a tropical haven, filled with hidden gems in the nooks and crannies of the lush forested land. So when the busy city life gets too much; the noise, the crowds, the same old places, the familiar things, I would advise you to take a trip.

Two boys passing the resort in their speedboat

Proprietress of Adel’s, Ms. Zena Stoll

The foyer area at Adel’s

Head to the Charity wharf and board the speedboat. Sit and let the warm rays of the sun envelope you while splashes of the cool Pomeroon River hit your face.

Bask in the picturesque scenes as you glide across the water; how the greenery blends perfectly with the black tint of the river and the inviting smiles of the villagers who always raise their hands in a friendly wave. After 45 minutes, you’ll arrive.        Continue reading

Shuman claims PPP/C wanted to meet with him through a back door for coalition agreement

Lenox Shuman

Guyana’s light, sweet oil will be priced against North Sea benchmark

Map of discoveries made on Stabroek Bloc.

Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL) is the lead operator. It has a 45 percent working interest, while Hess Guyana Exploration Ltd has 30 percent interest and CNOOC Petroleum Guyana Limited has 25 percent interest.

The price of a barrel of North Sea crude is calculated based on a competitive set of crudes extracted from fields in the North Sea.    Continue reading

Video: The Rich Elite Must Get Involved in Trinidad | Gregory Aboud | TEDxPort-of-Spain

In his talk, Gregory Aboud speaks of the need for a higher level of accountability from the people who hold more power and influence in society because of their status in society. He calls for the need for conscience and common sense from the elite so that necessary constitutional reform can be achieved.             Continue reading

Missing in Action—  Festive Shopping Manners – By Yvonne Sam

  – By Yvonne Sam

The absence of shopping manners especially during the festive season is truly calamitous.

The holiday season is already on us, and strangely enough large department stores, shopping malls and food courts, figuratively speaking are presenting dependable petri dishes for sociologists burrowing into or ferreting out the morass of human self-entitlement, self-absorption and self-centered behavior.        Continue reading

Britain’s Choice Is Socialism or Barbarism – Alan Minsky | TruthDig

Alan Minsky | TruthDig

I am an American with a partner from England and a daughter with dual United Kingdom-U.S. citizenship. For a Yankee, I follow British politics closely.

During the past few years, thanks to the Brexit mess, the Gordian entanglements of U.K. politics have been vertigo-inducing, to say the least. However, since U.S. politics are also in a constant red-hot crisis, I’ve been unable to follow the U.K. tragicomedy at the granular level.

Paradoxically, this has been helpful, per my understanding of U.K. politics. While I’ve missed out on innumerable headline-grabbing absurdities, my distance has allowed me to maintain perspective on the big picture — at least, that’s my sense.              Continue reading

OPINION: What’s It Like to Stand Stark Naked on the World Stage? Ask Donald Trump

Richard Wolffe | The Guardian UK

US President Donald Trump

The expectation that Trump will embarrass himself does not make his nakedness any less shocking

You know that classic nightmare where you’re at work and everyone is talking but none of them say the obvious: YOU ARE STARK NAKED!

Donald Trump is living that hellacious dream every time he steps in front of the women and men who make up the world’s leaders.              Continue reading

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