The Head of one of the country’s leading players on the international rice market has told Stabroek Business that the expansion of Guyana’s rice sales on the international market could come under serious threat unless the industry undergoes urgent expansion of lands for rice cultivation and modernization of other critical operational aspects of the country’s industry.
A two-day workshop aimed at saving the historic but decrepit City Hall concluded yesterday with optimism and the expectation that a plan would be available by the end of June from overseas experts.
Dear Editor, In the book Freakonomics, written by two economists (Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J.
Dr. Louisa J. Esdaile Dr. Justin M. Chalker First published: 03 January 2018 Mercury-dependent artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) is the largest source of mercury pollution on Earth.
Field level Media: BOSTON — Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 24 points and grabbed seven rebounds as the Boston Celtics defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 on Wednesday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.
Dear Editor, Our Union has seen a report titled “APNU+AFC gov’t has been visionless – David Hinds” which appeared in the May 21, 2018 edition of Stabroek News.
Dear Editor, There is a weirdness about the 52nd Independence celebrations. It seems that the Government in its haste to save taxpayers some money, has tied bundle with Exxon.
Guyana’s large informal business sector poses a serious threat to its formal private sector, through unfair competition at all levels.
PARIS, (Reuters) – Rafa Nadal, who is gunning for a record-extending 11th French Open title, was handed a relatively easy path to the final at Roland Garros when the draw was made on Thursday.
Twenty-five students drawn from five of the country’s administrative regions are participating in the first ever programme in oil and gas operations by the Guyana Trades Union Congress-administered Critchlow Labour College, which commenced at the College’s Woolford Avenue Complex yesterday.
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MONACO, (Reuters) – Daniel Ricciardo lapped Monaco’s metal-fenced streets in record time on Thursday as Red Bull dominated practice for Formula One’s most glamorous grand prix.
The Ministry of Social Protection’s Department of Labour hosted its third countrywide stakeholder consultation in Linden, Region Ten, on Wednesday to gather inputs on the development of a National Child Labour Policy (NCLP).
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – President Donald Trump drew gasps at the United Nations General Assembly last September when he threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea.
By Andrea De Caires In 1994 when Wilderness Explorers opened its doors, tourism was an unknown word.
The planning committee for the Guyana Carnival yesterday issued a reminder of the parade route for Saturday’s Independence Day costume parade, and the Mayor and City Council has indicated that there are still spots available for vending.
ST PETERSBURG, Russia, (Reuters) – Russian metals tycoon Oleg Deripaska is considering having his En+ group company buy some of his shares so his stake is below the controlling level, a manoeuvre he hopes will remove his firms from a U.S.
(Reuters) – Few things have fazed Liverpool’s defensive tyro Trent Alexander-Arnold this season so it is no surprise that he is taking the prospect of keeping Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo under wraps in the Champions League final firmly in his stride.
Dear Editor, Monday 21 May was a good day for reading Stabroek News.
An accommodating business environment is one that encourages business efficiency and incentivizes innovativeness and increased productivity, two key sustainable development factors.
Dear Editor, Please allow me the opportunity of extending my endorsement to Mr.
BERLIN (Reuters) – There is only one thing on Germany’s mind going into the World Cup and that is to defend their title and become the first team in more than half a century to do so.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – Democratic lawmakers said on Thursday they heard nothing in classified briefings by the FBI and intelligence officials to support President Donald Trump’s unsubstantiated allegation that the agency placed a “spy” into his 2016 presidential campaign to help his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.
HAVANA, (Reuters) – Rainfall has shuttered all but a few of Cuba’s 54 sugar mills, with output down nearly 40 percent to the lowest level in more than a century, which could force the island to import, official media and industry sources say.