Through a collaborative effort between the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) and the Atlantic Emergency Medical Service, 80 Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) along with nurses from the GPHC and the West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH) benefited from a one-week training programme in emergency medicine, GINA said.
Venkatachalam Mahalingam, Indian High Commissioner to Guyana, today paid a courtesy call to the country’s Public Infrastructure Ministers at their Wight’s Lane office, a release from the Ministry said today.
Seven students from the University of Guyana – Yogvika Arjune, Hilary Benjamin-Byer, Juanelle Marks, Darion Marshall and Samantha Sheoprashad (Computer Science), Rhea Benn and Shefali Seecharran (Chemistry) – were selected to be first-time participants from Guyana in the Global Entrepreneurship & Innovation programme, offered by the University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA, a release from the University of Guyana said.
President David Granger (right) saying goodbye at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Timehri to Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo who will be performing the duties of President over the next few days.
Wendy Quinn (left), British High Commissioner Greg Quinn (centre) and President David Granger cutting a Union Jack-themed cake this evening at the celebration to mark the 89th birthday of Queen Elizabeth 11 at the residence of the British High Commissioner.
The stage is set for the ceremonial opening of the 11th Parliament which begins at 14:00 hrs. tomorrow, GINA said.
The lawns, forecourt and general surroundings have been given a facelift, by the Guyana Horticultural Society, the Mayor and City Council of Georgetown and many volunteers, GINA said.