ERC received no evidence of ethnic preference in GECOM hiring

-but says probe ‘deliberately hobbled’ by non-cooperation

An Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) inquiry into the hiring practices at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) received no evidence of any particular ethnicity being given preferential treatment but qualified the finding by saying the Human Resources Manager’s refusal to cooperate did not allow for extensive deliberations to arrive at a more informed conclusion.

Eco Atlantic upgrades oil and gas resources in Guyana field

LONDON,  (Reuters) – An oil and gas field off Guyana’s coast and owned by Tullow, Total and Eco Atlantic has about 3.9 billion barrels of oil equivalent, a third more than announced in an estimate released in September, Eco said yesterday.