Mental health and the poor and downtrodden

The recent death by suicide of American celebrity chef, television personality, travel documentarian and author, CNN’s Anthony Bourdain, has placed the spotlight once more on the issue of mental health awareness and treatment.

Social media

Just think about it. Prior to 2004, there was no such thing as social media.

No word yet on CPL

Dear Editor, It is incomprehensible that CPL 2018 is a few weeks away and still a decision is to be made on whether Guyana is a host venue.

World Cup pandemic

Tomorrow, the world’s population will begin its quadrennial vacation from reality. Other than deaths within one’s immediate family, and perhaps the arrival of a first-born generation heir, everything else will take a back seat and will be dealt with at a later date.

We should focus on how small businesses can benefit even more from Exxon and its contractors

Dear Editor, Analyzing mainstream and social media reactions to the release of the ‘local content’ list for ExxonMobil and its contractors for the 1st quarter of 2018, very clear conclusions can be drawn among which is the fact that different benchmarks are used to determine what constitutes ‘local content’ as opposed what may be considered by some as small-scale, indirect product and service provision.