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$1M PLEDGED FOR BERBICE HIGH SCHOOL’S COMPUTER LAB AT CENTENARY CELEBRATION.
-President Granger plugs importance of innovation in education
GUYANA TO ESTABLISH AN ONSHORE OIL AND GAS FACILITY
GDF COMPLETES INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGED ASSAULT AT YUPUKARI.
INDIGENOUS DESIGNERS TO MAKE FIRST APPEARANCE AT FASHION WEEKEND EXTRAVAGANZA
SURINAME REGISTERED VEHICLE LANDS IN THE MANARI CREEK
u.d.f.a. under 17 finals will be played this evening at the msc ground.
In the first match up at 18:30 will be in the -3rd place playoff between mile rock and net rockers football club.
The finales will see Amelia’s ward panthers doing battle with eagles united football club.
On Monday at the association's headquarters 8 schools received 100 tickets each to attend the game from sponsors within the town which includes bosai minerals, Dave and Celinas, sports plus, and udfa.
The petra organization also sponsored this tournament with donation of trophies.
After suffering mixed fortunes in round two of the Caribbean football union’s Scotia bank cup championship,
Golden jags coach Wayne Dover says it’s back to the drawing board for his team as they prepare for the next round of Action.
Coach Dover believes with Guyana not being able to host their leg of the tournament place his team at somewhat of a disadvantage.
Looking ahead Dover acknowledged that the management will turn its attention to putting together the right formula to qualify for the gold cup.
It was a very exciting weekend of racing for Calvin at the very challenging 3.27 miles VIR circuit with 17 turns, driving there for the first time.
In race # 1 on Saturday, Calvin finished in fourth position after qualifying and starting the race in P2.
Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of the Presidency (MOTP), Mr. Omar Shariff has been sent on leave by Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon. In a letter dated June 30, 2016 to Mr. Shariff, Minister Harmon wrote, “You will recall having informed me that you are now the subject of an investigation by the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) of the Guyana Police Force”.
The Minister, therefore, informed Mr. Shariff in that letter that he should proceed on his Annual Leave from July 1, 2016 to enable him to fully cooperate with the investigation. Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Communities, Ms. Abena Moore will take up the role of Acting Permanent Secretary at MOTP.
ExxonMobil XOM -0.19% announced a big discovery at its new well offshore Guyana, called Liza-2. It builds on the success of 2015’s Liza-1. At Exxon’s recent annual meeting, CEO Rex Tillerson declared that first Liza to be the world’s biggest discovery of 2015. Together, the Lizas high-porosity sandstone reservoirs could hold more than 1.4 billion recoverable barrels of high-quality oil.