Daily Archives: August 11, 2020

GUYANA: Office of the President to have oversight of finance; natural resources

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The Cabinet appointments made by the President Infaan Ali did not include a Minister of Finance. It also did not assign any ministerial responsibilities to the Prime Minister.

In response to several queries, the media corps and, by extension, the general public, is being advised that the Office of the President will have oversight for the areas of Finance and Natural Resources.    Continue reading

TRAVEL: GCAA publishes schedule of repatriation flights to Guyana from USA

Eastern Airlines

The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has published the schedule for repatriation flights to Guyana from the United States.

Over the next three weeks, US-based Eastern Airlines will operate six repatriation flights from Miami and New York.

According to GCAA’s published schedule, the flights will be conducted on August 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 and 26.

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Keith Rowley’s PNM wins Trinidad and Tobago 2020 Elections – UPDATED

Keith Rowley

  • Keith Rowley claims victory in Trinidad elections
  • Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissssar wants recount in three close ridings.

Trinidad and Tobago hosted their elections today – (August 10, 2020) – and the winner was confirmed some five hours after the close of polls.

According to the Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC) more than 1.1 million people are eligible to vote in this year’s election.    Continue reading

VENEZUELA: How COVID-19… or Something Like It… Killed Pablo – opinion

The names and locations of this story have been changed to protect the victims. The rest, the dollarized everything, the wrecked hospital, the overcrowded morgue, the corrupt funeral home, is all real 

Kaoru Yonekura | Caracas Chronicles 

It happened just after midnight on Tuesday, June 16th: Pablo died without coughing, his chest choked with fear. To avoid pain, he’d cough while sleeping knowing, perhaps, that he couldn’t live like that anymore. He could’ve died of COVID-19 the same way, at least, four people did in the previous hours. It was never confirmed:    Continue reading

HISTORY: An 11-year-old girl researches the assasination of Edwin Pratt… and acts on it

The EDWIN PRATT Early Learning Center in Washington State becomes a reality.

What an amazing thing for this young girl to accomplish.