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GUYANA | Dr. Karen Cummings Replaces Greenidge as Foreign Affairs Minister

GEORGETOWN,  Guyana, May 2, 2019 - President David Granger has appointed Dr. Karen Cummings to the post of Minister of Foreign Affairs, following  the resignation of Carl Greenidge who has Guyanese and British citizenship. The Courts have ruled that it is  not constitutional for parliamentarians to have dual citizenship.

GUYANA | US now backs Guyana in border row with Venezuela

GEORGETOWN, November 17, 2018 - The official United States (US)  position on the Guyana-Venezuela border controversy has shifted in favour of Guyana. This is the word from the US Deputy Chief of Mission in Guyana, Terry Steers-Gonzalez, who noted that previously, the US would simply support a timely resolution of the controversy. Now it wants the 1899 arbitration award respected.

GUYANA | Jagdeo’s no-confidence motion will be defeated says APNU+AFC

GEORGETOWN, GUYANA,  November 16, 2018 - Jagdeo's no-confidence motion will be defeated. This is the word from governing coalition A Partnership for National Unity+ Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) which said on Friday that all of its 33 parliamentarians will unite in voting down the no-confidence motion moved by the Opposition.
  • Published in Politics

GUYANA | American Airlines begin scheduled service to Guyana

GEORGETOWN,Guyana, Nov. 16, 2018 - Major United States carrier, American Airlines (AA)  on Thursday night began scheduled flights between Georgetown, Guyana and the United States (US) and pointed to the country’s emerging oil and gas sector as high among the reasons for choosing this South American destination.
  • Published in Tourism
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