Kitco Market Data

Gold Prices for the three day period ending Thursday March 29, 2018 Kitco is a Canadian company that buys and sells precious metals such as gold, copper and silver.

Head of UG’s School of Business not sanguine about ‘up front’ cash from oil and gas industry

“While the front-loading of contracts and the securing of large contracts might be politically popular it might prove to be economically disastrous, University of Guyana Business Professor Leyland Lucas has said in an article that seeks, in part, to respond to the popular argument touting the virtue of so-called front-loading, that is, the drawing down of significant cash amounts of as yet unearned income from the oil and gas industry.

US Commercial Affairs Officer tells local manufacturers to get their act together

As deadline for full implementation of US Food Safety Modernization Act draws closer…

Against the backdrop of protracted public and private sector prevarication over the taking of steps to cater for the United States’ Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), a US diplomat here has dropped a broad hint that unless local companies whose ambitions extend to securing traction in the US market get their houses in order, they are likely to find themselves out in the cold.

Market Prices

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Kitco Market Data

Gold Prices for the three day period ending Kitco is a Canadian company that buys and sells precious metals such as gold, copper and silver.

Stock market updates

GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 765’s trading results showed consideration of $3,219,150 from 4,467 shares traded in 3 transactions as compared to session 764’s trading results which showed consideration of $13,637,192 from 241,690 shares traded in 13 transactions.

Thinking Agriculture

This is one of those ‘seasons’ when our municipal market are at their brilliant best, bursting at the seams with fresh fruit and vegetables at prices that bring out throngs of shoppers and generate the kind of bulk buying that gives rise to long periods  of food storage.

UG School of Business upbeat after first semester

After we had spoken with Visiting Professor at the University of Guyana’s School of Enterprise, Business and Innovation (SEBI), Professor Leyland Lucas, and his support staff early last week, we headed across to the new facility created to house the School.

Avocado now in ‘super fruit’ league

-mango, pumpkin, papaya in demand, JAMPRO says

While most types of fruit produced in the Caribbean have traditionally been considered to be largely of niche market value, reports emanating from JAMPRO (Trade and Investment, Jamaica) the state-run agency set up to promote business opportunities in export and investment, point to a drift of some fruit onto the mainstream market.

Wedding Expo offering valuable exposure for small businesses – Gouveia.

The Roraima Group of Companies-staged annual Wedding Expo and what the company anticipates will be a high turnout at the 10th staging of the event next weekend provides an “ideal opportunity” for small businesses whose goods and services are in demand in the wedding sector to “establish their credentials and win a share of the market,” Roraima’s Chief Executive Officer Gerry Gouveia has told the Stabroek Business.

Stock market updates

GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 764’s trading results showed consideration of $13,637,192 from 241,690 shares traded in 13 transactions as compared to session 763’s trading results which showed consideration of $14,329,514 from 71,589 shares traded in 22 transactions.

Kitco Market Data

Gold Prices for the three day period ending Thursday March 15, 2018 Kitco is a Canadian company that buys and sells precious metals such as gold, copper and silver.

Market Prices

(Prepared by the Guyana Marketing Corporation andpublished by Stabroek Business as a public service) The New Guyana Marketing Corporation has agreed to provide us with the above information which we will publish on a weekly basis subject to receipt.

Gaskin dismisses `chicken feed’ criticism of ExxonMobil deal

Business Minister Dominic Gaskin has told a local private sector oil and gas forum that the Government of Guyana will not follow opponents of the prevailing contract with an ExxonMobil subsidiary down the road of calling for it to be undone and renegotiated.

Agro-processing showcase “UNCAPPED” billed for Providence Stadium on April 29

Aiming to position the manufacturing sector to significantly increase its market share locally, regionally and internationally, the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) this week disclosed plans to stage a follow-up to last October’s UNCAPPED event aimed, this time at bringing local manufacturers and wholesale and retail customers together in what is being seen as an important test of both product quality and consumer demand.