Guyanese Online – 11th Anniversary – 09 February 2021

Guyanese Online has celebrated its11th Anniversary.

We have a large database of Guyanese worldwide.  Most of our readers are in the USA, Canada, and the UK.

The website has carried articles and videos on Guyana, as well as articles on a wide range of subjects that may be of interest to our readers, many of them non-Guyanese  We hope that you like our selections. To date we have had over 7.3 millions views on the website.      Continue reading

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The Guyanese Online Blog: Tenth Anniversary – February 2020

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                Guyanese Online Celebrated its 10th Anniversary – February 2020.

                       Published by Cyril Bryan – cybryan@gmail.com

  • The first entry in Guyanese Online was published on February 9, 2010.

  • At midnight on February 8, 2020 the total hits to date were 6,620,655. Total Posts or Entries were 13,254.
  • This website and the regular mail-outs are viewed by thousands of Guyanese and others, especially in the Diaspora.
  • We hope that Guyanese Online has been helpful in advertising the work of Guyanese Associations worldwide.        
  • We also hope that you have enjoyed the news, articles, and  commentaries on various subjects that relate to Guyana, the Caribbean Region and Internationally.

    Cyril Bryan 2020

    We thank all those who have contributed to make this website a success.

    Most of all we thank the Associations and individuals who have made donations to ensure its viability over the years. 

    WE CONTINUE TO SERVE 

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The following contains information regarding the blog since 2010

The Newsletter and Blog for Guyanese Associations and Groups, and individuals Worldwide

Welcome to the Guyanese Online Blog.

This Blog’s first entry was on February 9, 2010 and the first Newsletter was published in March 2010.

It was created by Cyril Bryan, as a project to help Guyanese in the Diaspora to be connected to some of the positive news from Guyana, as well as to the work being done by Guyanese and Guyanese organisations around the world.   Blog entries are inserted daily and every day a list of these entries is emailed to thousands of Guyanese around the world. Send your name and email to cybryan@gmail.com to receive this list or relay it to your contacts. All entries are also in Facebook.. Thank you

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Guyanese Associations: Events, Conferences, Newsletters and Announcements

UPCOMING CONFERENCES, EVENTS & PUBLICATIONS by GUYANESE ASSOCIATIONS

Guyanese Associations can advertise FREE on this Blog.  Please send your advertisements to 
Contact Cyril Bryan at cybryan@gmail.com   

  • EVENTS

St. Rose’s Alumni Association USA Inc: Virtual Garden Party – April 17. 2021

  • ANNOUNCEMENTS and NEWSLETTERS: 

Newsletter: Buxton-Friendship Express – January-March 2021

Guyana Christian Charities (Canada) Inc – Newsletter – February 2021

Linden Fund (LFU) Welcomes Cohort 3 in its Scholarship for Success Program

 

THERE ARE FEW ENTRIES AT THIS TIME DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Guyanese Online Entries from January 1, 2018 – Click Links to View

 

Georgetown from Bank of Guyana Building. St George’s Cathedral at center.

Guyanese Online was established in February 2010. 

Guyanese Online Entries from January 1, 2018 

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GUYANA: Prof. Terrence Blackman questions landing site for gas-to-shore project

The proposed Wales Sugar Estate site for landing the gas pipeline.

April 11, 2021 – Kaieteur News – Pursuit of a gas-to-shore project in Guyana is being touted as a likely way to reduce the cost of the generation of electricity in the country, but the development of such a project with a pipeline from the Stabroek Block, slated to be landed at Wales on the West Bank of Demerara, must be done in a clear and transparent manner.  Continue reading

USA Politics: Republicans Made A Foolish Bet On The Biden Agenda – Opinion

 Jennifer Rubin | The Washington Post

THE ECONOMY LOOKS READY TO TAKE OFF IN A WAY WE HAVE NOT SEEN FOR 30 YEARS. The International Monetary Fund predicts that the U.S. economy “will surpass its pre-pandemic size as growth reaches 6.4% this year …. up 1.3 percentage points from the group’s forecast in January,” CNN reported.

The IMF predicts the $1.9 trillion rescue plan will “deliver a strong boost to growth in the United States in 2021 and provide sizable positive spillovers to trading partners,” and, as a result, the “recession is likely to leave smaller scars than the 2008 global financial crisis.”        Continue reading

FINANCE: Why Central Banks Want To Get Into Digital Currencies – VIDEO

Why Central Banks Want To Get Into Digital Currencies – CNBC

Intense interest in cryptocurrencies, like bitcoin, and the Covid-19 pandemic have sparked debate among central banks on whether they should issue digital currencies of their own. Advocates argue that central bank digital currencies, or CBDCs, can make cross-border transactions easier, promote financial inclusion, and provide payment system stability.    Continue reading

HEALTH: Sunlight linked with lower COVID-19 deaths- study shows

(University of Edinburgh) – Sunnier areas are associated with fewer deaths from COVID-19, an observational study suggests.

Increased exposure to the sun’s rays – specifically UVA rays– could act as a simple public health intervention if further research establishes it causes a reduction in mortality rates, experts say.

Researchers from the University of Edinburgh compared all recorded deaths from COVID-19 in the continental US from January to April 2020 with UV levels for 2,474 US counties for the same time period.        Continue reading

CRIME: New York-based Guyanese banker charged with US$1.7 million bank fraud

 Sunday, 11 April 2021

A  Guyanese woman, who lives in Queens, New York, has been accused of swindling the bank she worked at of US$1.7 million, according to the United States Department of Justice.

The US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Audrey Strauss, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced the unsealing of a criminal complaint charging Gangadai Rampersaud Azim also known as Julie Azim.      Continue reading

The Duke of Edinburgh Dies: A look back at Prince Philip’s life – VIDEO

The Duke of Edinburgh Dies: A look back at Prince Philip’s life

Sky’s Royal Correspondent Rhiannon Mills looks back at the life of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip.–  (SKY NEWS)

Airports closed; houses collapse under the weight of La Soufriere ash – St. Lucia and Barbados affected

DIONNE BAPTISTE CREATED : 10 APRIL 2021 – Loop News

The effects of the La Soufriere volcano eruption is being felt way beyond the shores of St Vincent.

Regional airlines LIAT and Caribbean Airlines were forced to cancel flights and a thick plume of ash has blanketed St Vincent, parts of Saint Lucia and Barbados.

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COVID-19: New requirements for travel to Suriname including quarantine

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The Guyana Ministry of Health here today announced new requirements for travel to Suriname.

To be allowed to board the Ferry at Moleson Creek, Corentyne to South Drain, Suriname, it said that all passengers are required to show a negative Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Test result taken within 72 hours of their scheduled time of departure to Suriname.    Continue reading

St. Vincent: La Soufriere volcano explosions and eruptions continue

SOURCE: CMC – The La Soufriere volcano in SVG could erupt “anytime from now”, lead scientist Professor Richard Robertson said Thursday, following a significant increase in activity. It has now started to erupt and evacuations have been ordered.

MONEY: We Are Living Through The Scariest Economic Experiment In History Right Now – Video by Jack Chapple

By Jack Chapple- April 5, 2021

Many countries around the world have, on paper…seemingly recovered from the economic collapse that occurred last year. Unemployment rates are getting closer to normal, the number of business bankruptcies has hit a 2 year low, and the stock market is at an all time high? On the surface, this seems great. But in reality, we are actually going through the biggest and scariest economic experiment in history. An experiment which could help bring us into a golden age of a new kind of economy…or it could bring us into a new dark age that the world has never seen before.    Continue reading