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News Guyana: Guyana pleased with new US position regarding border dispute with Venezuela

News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/international/guyana-pleased-with-new-us-position-regarding-border-dispute-with-venezuela_149981?profile=0
Publicated on: Saturday 17 November 2018

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, (CMC) — Guyana has welcomed the new position by the United States regarding its border dispute with Venezuela, with Foreign Affairs Minister Carl Greendige saying Washington's posi...

News Guyana: Guyana needs to stop collecting ‘chicken feed’ from oil sector

News source: https://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2018/11/19/guyana-needs-to-stop-collecting-chicken-feed-from-oil-sector/
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

As Guyana makes moves to review the model for its Production Sharing Agreement (PSA), international transparency groups like the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) is urging the Government t...

News Guyana: American Airlines Launches New Nonstop Flights to Guyana

News source: https://www.caribjournal.com/2018/11/18/american-airlines-launches-new-nonstop-flights-to-guyana/
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

American Airlines is now serving the southern edge of the Caribbean. The carrier has officially launched new nonstop flights from Miami to Guyana on the northern coast of South America. The new flight...

News Guyana: Court strikes down Guyana law that banned cross-dressing after it was used to target trans people

News source: https://www.gaytimes.co.uk/community/115322/guyana-court-strikes-down-cross-dressing-ban-after-it-used-to-target-trans-people/
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

The Caribbean Court of Justice has struck down a colonial-era law, dating back to 1893, that banned people from cross-dressing in Guyana. The legal challenge came from four transwomen who were convict...

News Guyana: Young Geologist seeks to reawaken Guyana’s glass-manufacturing industry

News source: https://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2018/11/19/young-geologist-seeks-to-reawaken-guyanas-glass-manufacturing-industry/
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

Glassmaking in Guyana has long since been considered as a business of the past; but young geologist Sean J.J. Griffith, 22, is pioneering to reawaken the glass manufacturing industry within his countr...

News Guyana: Outgoing Ambassador credited for stronger US stance on Guyana-Venezuela border controversy

News source: https://www.stabroeknews.com/2018/news/guyana/11/18/outgoing-ambassador-credited-for-stronger-us-stance-on-guyana-venezuela-border-controversy/
Publicated on: Saturday 17 November 2018

Outgoing US Ambassador Perry Holloway (left) speaking at the farewell reception hosted by the US Embassy on Friday evening. His wife Rosaura is second from left. Also in photo are Prime Minister Moses ...

News Guyana: Chinese mosquito coil denied registration in Guyana due to cancer risk

News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Chinese_mosquito_coil_denied_registration_in_Guyana_due_to_cancer_risk?profile=1228&template=MobileArticle
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The Pesticides and Toxic Chemicals Control Board (PTCCB) in Guyana has denied the registration of “Zenden Mosquito Coil”, that is manufactured in China. The denial means tha...

News Guyana: Guyana Goldfields Inc. Announces Exploration Decline Update

News source: https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/guyana-goldfields-inc-announces-exploration-decline-update-700813491.html
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

This news release contains "forward-looking information" which may include, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources. Often, but not always, forward-lookin...

News Guyana: Barrick keen on Guyana Shield, Canada for exploration -executive

News source: http://www.mining.com/web/barrick-keen-guyana-shield-canada-exploration-executive/
Publicated on: Saturday 17 November 2018

Barrick Gold is interested in early-stage exploration in South America's Guyana Shield and wants "more exposure" in Canada, Executive Vice President of Exploration Rob Krcmarov said in an investor pre...

News Guyana: Canadian dead after Guyana plane crash

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/canadian-dead-after-guyana-plane-crash/ar-BBPPF1n
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

A Canadian citizen who was aboard a plane that crashed through a fence at Guyana's main international airport has died, the federal government said Sunday as it extended its condolences to the person' ...

News Guyana: Elderly Canadian woman dead after Fly Jamaica plane skids off Guyana runway

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/world/elderly-canadian-woman-dead-after-fly-jamaica-plane-skids-off-guyana-runway/ar-BBPQ1sS
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

An elderly Canadian woman was killed when a Fly Jamaica aircraft skidded off the runway after a hydraulics failure on Nov. 9 in Guyana, Georgetown, Global Affairs has confirmed to Global News. "Our th...

News Guyana: Why a visit to Guyana is a journey to a lost world

News source: https://www.standard.co.uk/lifestyle/travel/guyana-travel-guide-a3993831.html
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

Kenneth Shivdyal, my Guyanese guide, is understandably perplexed. “Imagine, most people can’t find your country on a map — they think it’s in Africa — but if they know anything at all, then it’s only ...