Super-profits by Asian transnationals generated partly from excessively favourable investment arrangements provided by gov’t
Dear Editor, SN reported (‘`Pure hogwash’, Businessman challenges Ramotar on lack of timber value-added processing’, 25 April 2015) remarks on the forest sector by President Ramotar at the GMSA business lunch on 22 April .
Minister Ramsaran’s remarks are unforgiveable and go beyond the misogynist vitriol we have learned to tolerate
Dear Editor, There are more than justifiable calls for Minister Ramsaran to step aside .
Dear Editor, “The success of democracy depends, in the end, on the reliability of the judgments we citizens make, and hence upon our capacity and determination to weigh arguments and evidence rationally .
Dear Editor, Whatever may be the motive underlying the campaign style of former President Bharrat Jagdeo, there is widespread agreement that the rhetoric, invectives and undisguised race-baiting in all his speeches bode ill for the country .
Dear Editor, I noted the response of Mr .
Dear Editor, I join with others in expressing utter disgust at Minister Ramsaran’s abuse of Sherlina Nageer .
Dear Editor,Let me say from the beginning that I do not live in Guyana and, therefore, whichever party coasts to victory in the upcoming national elections would have minimal effect on my life .
Dear Editor,For the benefit of relevant stakeholders, including those who would defend the sugar industry with obfuscations about its cane farming sector, see letter `All private cane farmers treated alike’ (SN April 22, 2015), this writer can legitimately lay claim to being an active participant in pioneering the development of small cane farming across the industry in the 1960’s, not only by organising the groups into cooperatives a category which is omitted from GuySuCo’s reference to ‘private farmers’; but also a contributor to the drafting of what is known as the National Cane Farming Committee Act (1965) .
Dear Editor, Looking at the results of past elections you can only draw one conclusion and that is `The People are Winning .
Under our 1980 Constitution, post-Elections coalitions are no more than shared governance in disguise
Dear Editor,Not unexpectedly, Dr .
Dear Editor, I believe that this Election on 11 May, 2015 there will be a clear winner and a clear loser .
It must rank as one of the supreme ironies of this season that mere months after he headed a Commonwealth observer mission to the Sri Lankan General Elections, which by its very nature would have required evenhandedness and diplomatic skills, that former President Jagdeo has plunged headlong into the most virulent and partisan rabble-rousing on the political platform on behalf of himself and his party .
Permitting Dr Ramsaran to continue serving as Minister of Health would show great disregard to the office he holds
Dear Editor,We the undersigned write to register our concern upon news of the recording of Dr Bheri Ramsaran, Minister of Health, threatening to “slap and strip” Ms Sherlina Nageer and that he would have “his” women supporters do such an act .
Dear Editor,I refer to your article `Pure Hogwash – businessman challenges Ramotar on lack of value-added processing’ [SN April 25] and wish to make a few comments .
Dear Editor,The crude, foul and profane language used by Minister of Health, Dr .
If it were not bad enough that Minister of Health Bheri Ramsaran insulted a woman in the most degrading way on Monday, in the process putting his utter contempt for the female sex as a whole on full public display, two days later he divested himself of similar remarks when addressing Regional Health Officers .
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Dear Editor, Attorney Bernard de Santos recently claimed in Court that a critic had an unnatural interest in Mr Jagdeo .
Dear Editor,It has been noted that former president, Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the alliance between the coalition and former military personnel is something to be feared .