Dear Editor, I saw on Facebook a lawyer using profane language to a police officer.
Dear Editor, We read from Stabroek News on Friday the news alert that `China envoy in meeting with Ramjattan on security of Chinese community’.
Dear Editor, The Ministry of Natural Resources would like to respond to recent comments on the Development Plan for Liza Phase 1 which appear to raise inadvertently or otherwise, the spectre of some sinister motive or corruption in the decision making process.
Dear Editor, In 1995, President Cheddi Jagan designated September as Amerindian Heritage Month.
Dear Editor, I refer to three letters in the Stabroek News. The first letter on September 11th from Mr.
Dear Editor, I waited so long, endured so much frustration, pain and anxiety, but when the moment came that I had been waiting and working toward for nearly a decade finally arrived in April to fulfill my Guyanese dream of building a house in Guyana, it was not what I expected.
Dear Editor, It was a sad day for those who love to research and admire artefacts, documents and artworks to witness it reduced to ashes on September 2 at the National Museum of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro.
Dear Editor, How can workers’ right to severance be deemed as ‘haemorrhaging’ the State and ‘sucked funds from other programmes’?
Dear Editor, Presently we import all of our refined petroleum products from crude oil such as motor gasoline, diesel, kerosene, fuel oil, jet fuel ,avgas, lubricants and bitumen.
Dear Editor, On cable TV there is an ad: The words, the inflection!!
Dear Editor, The world has lost another of its truly outstanding servants with a passion for dedicated service to the cause of freedom, peace and development.
Dear Editor, Today I am sad. Very sad. Today, the 14th September, would have been my brother’s thirty-fifth birthday.
Dear Editor, Sugar workers whose jobs were mercilessly ripped from them by APNU+AFC are legally entitled to their severance payments, having earned it by sweat and blood, none of them are asking for a handout, only what they are legally entitled to.
Dear Editor, Despite an avalanche of requests from the press during the course of last week, while the Council of Legal Education (CLE) was in Guyana deliberating on the question of a local law school, I intentionally remained silent.
Dear Editor, I join hands with Lal Balkaran (`Urgent need for biographies of our hidden heroes’- SN 9/9/18) in lamenting the fact that we sorely lack a repertoire of biographical tales of the great luminaries and the best and brightest of Guyana who have contributed towards our historical development as a people.
Dear Editor, The accessing of old age pension and public assistance is now a royal prerogative which only the chosen few can acquire.
Dear Editor, It appears that the state’s legal machinery is so unprepared and lacking that it cannot get most matters right; or at least victoriously through the court system.
Dear Editor, I refer to Mr. Frederick Collins’s letter published in the Monday, September 10, 2018 edition of the Stabroek News (SN) captioned `By falling for the propaganda of Caucasian conceit, the black man has induced a feeling of inferiority in himself.’ I want to begin my response to Mr.
Dear Editor, I strongly agree and support that national symbols must never be desecrated.
Dear Editor, It has been reported that the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will review contract costs proposed by ExxonMobil for its work as a contractor to the Government in the Stabroek Block.
Dear Editor, It is with sadness, though not surprise, that I’ve been following and commenting upon the developments at the Guyana Chronicle.
Dear Editor, From their respective pronouncements including in SN’s columns of September, 8 2018, there appear clear indications from both of the contending parties – Ministry of Education and Guyana Teachers’ Union – of a hefty sense of relief – from a the recent confusion of (re) negotiations, accompanied by anxious expectancy about Arbitration – a process with which the actual players may not be familiar.
Dear Editor, In response to the Stabroek News article entitled `Firms hired through restrictive tendering for tourism drive in North America, Germany’ published on September 6th, 2018, the Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) would like to correct the inaccurate contracted amounts mentioned in the article.
Dear Editor, The double standards in our political culture continue, reinforcing the importance of having an active, engaged, and vociferous civil society if we are to arrive at the stage where all are held to the same standards and play by the same rules.
Dear Editor, The National Sports Commission has taken note of a video circulating on Social Media showing two females trampling on a flag of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Dear Editor, I have 13 questions for Business Minister Dominic Gaskin on Exxon’s Esso’s pre-contract costs 1.By the end of which year does the Minister expect to honour the US$4.4 Billion Pre-Contract Costs claim, referred to by the Public and Government Affairs Officer; Ms.
Dear Editor, I am very worried about Guyana signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) for “cooperation in oil and gas” because the Guyanese people had enough bad experiences over the years to make them look with four eyes at any type of agreement with the twin island republic and other nations.
Dear Editor, In January 2018, the Government of Guyana passed the so-called “Whistle-blower” Law because they want to be associated with the philosophy of “combating corruption by encouraging and facilitating disclosures of improper conduct” from the public sector and private sector officers.
Dear Editor, In 2015, I was of the impression that Guyanese would have experienced the “Good Life” when the APNU+AFC came to power following general elections.
Dear Editor, Is volleyball still recognized as a game, worthy of attention, in Guyana?
Dear Editor, The closure of Trinidad’s State-owned oil refinery (Petrotrin) closely resembles the ‘restructured’ GuySuCo of Guyana.
Dear Editor, The decision by the government to step back from its earlier announced position, that the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU) must call off the strike and agree to conciliation before arbitration, is a victory for the union’s leadership and its members.
Dear Editor, According to a recent news report (it was described as “shocking”) machines are now imitating humans in the worst way possible.
Dear Editor, I would like to reference an unresolved matter that was raised by the Stabroek News in July 2016 under a new item captioned “Gov’t still awaiting word from Health Ministry on BK $800M steel claims”.
Dear Editor, It was with horror that DA’91 witnessed the total escalation of the situation in Venezuela.
Dear Editor, The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) would like to publicly state that it remains supportive of foreign investors to Guyana.
Dear Editor, In the month of September there is a heightened awareness on the issues of children, on education and on their protection and whilst families are most important to the protection of children there are many other systems and structures that support the prevention of abuse of children.
Dear Editor, The discourse on China has continued in prominent segments of our media.
Dear Editor, In his letter in SN of September 5 last, Tacuma Ogunseye threw down a gauntlet to all African Christians.
Dear Editor, There is no doubt in my mind that there can be a brighter future for sugar production at Skeldon Estate; what is also becoming a source of increasing encouragement is the recent expansion and enhancement of Skeldon Estate Senior Staff Compound as a recreation and tourism site being run commercially as another income-generating operation which is already attracting increasing usage by residents in the community as well as an increasing number of visitors including foreigners and Guyanese emigrants who return to the area for various family affairs and who are attracted to the upscale facilities including boarding, lodgings and recreational.
Dear Editor, I am thankful that the Government of Guyana through its responsible Region 3 units is addressing the years of poor condition of the West Bank Public Road.
Dear Editor, I thought it was made clear in the oil contract our government secretly signed that there are no taxes to collect from ExxonMobil, but only from the shore-based EEPGL.
Dear Editor, I purchased six tickets for the CPL game for the 8th of September 2018 for the Guyana stadium.
Dear Editor, I congratulate Mr. Godfrey Statia, Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority for the tone of his letter in your pages – SN Sept.
Dear Editor, Four years ago, the World Health Organisation reported that Guyana had the highest suicide rate in the world.
Dear Editor, I deliberately held my tongue during the recent teachers strike. I did so simply because I did not want to be a part of interfering as the government and the teachers’ union sought compromise on a strike that all of us preferred did not happen.
Dear Editor, Recently, on a Saturday afternoon, two utility poles, one on the northern side and the other on the southern side of our home broke at their bases, bursting some power and telephone lines and disrupting service to several homes in the neighbourhood.
Dear Editor, It was reported in one of the dailies that the Council of Legal Education ( CLE ) was concerned that the feasibility study to set up the proposed Law School did not satisfy the Quality Assurance that is required.
Dear Editor, The September 5 editorial in Stabroek News on Stanley E. Brock (1936-2018), who made an important contribution to the development of cattle ranching in the Rupununi when he was a Manager at the Dadanawa Ranch for 15 years (1953-1968) shows the need for someone or a team of persons to compile a “Biographical Dictionary of Guyanese” to preserve and showcase the contributions made by significant figures, both living and deceased.
Dear Editor, With reference to the Guyana Times article of September 6, 2018 headlined ‘Lost $47B Gold Board revenues could have cushioned sugar industry – Jagdeo’, the Guyana Gold Board has no record of realizing a loss of $47 billion to any company during any recent financial period as was reported in said article.