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On New Year’s Day, Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s new neo-conservative President took office. Populist, avowedly anti-Communist, strongly pro-business, and not enamoured with Mercosur, his approach to foreign policy shows every sign of polarising an already divided hemisphere.
Introduction: Pillars Today’s discussion concludes my evaluation of the tenth and final topic on the list of “top-10 development challenges”, which Guyana will face, as it starts to receive its petroleum revenues next year.
During the closing days of December, the 2018 Rapid and Blitz FIDE World Chess Championships were played in St Petersburg, Russia.
(Geranoaetus albicaudatus) is a large bird of prey found in tropical or subtropical environments across the Americas.
Over the Christmas holidays I had some very interesting conversations on our trees and environment.
For many, Christmas is the most awaited time of the year. It is a time to enjoy with our friends and family.
Adorned with old tractors, trailers, and other machinery, the very small Number 7 Village, Corentyne is located close to the popular Seawell Turn in Region Six.
Both the President and Prime Minister accepted the outcome of the confidence vote.
After migrating to Canada in the late 1950s, I had been back to the country starting in 1967, when Tradewinds music became popular and while the visits were short – usually two weeks – they were regular, sometimes twice a year.
“Sometimes I just get so frustrated as a mother that I wonder why I get children.
Our lives of such infinite value come and go in a whirl of busyness.
Without question, some of you readers will have decided that sometime in 2019 you will start taking more control of your health and fitness by eating healthier and incorporating some form of exercise regimen.
Sorrel is the common name for Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa) also called Florida cranberry.
Last Update: 510.89 Movement:0.78% Currebt Update: v 514.87 YTD Movement: 74.94%The Lucas Stock Index (LSI) rose 0.78 percent during the fourth period of trading in December 2018.
At the end of each year, the publication Chess Base invites readers to vote for the: 1.
The festival of Christmas is an extensive and complex one; the largest and most popular in the world.
Introduction and Definition Today’s column develops further the discussion of the IMF’s Fiscal Transparency Code.
The Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus) is a migratory bird, wintering on coasts in Africa, South America, south Asia into Australasia and southern North America.
Two Brothers Village sits between Mon Bijou and Vrede-en-Vriendschap along the dam running parallel to the Canal Number One Public Road.
In front, Christmas music on the radio and in the stores – I’m not big on that.
So many Christmas poems from which to choose. E.U. Fanthrope’s lines: “And this was the moment When a few farm workers and three Members of an obscure Persian sect Walked haphazard by starlight straight Into the kingdom of heaven.” And always, but I won’t quote it again, the greatest Christmas poem of them all, T.S.
“I felt hurt, disappointed but it confirmed an inner fear I had for many years,” she said simply, describing how she felt when she found out that her husband of many years and father of her children, had sexually molested their only daughter.
What transpired in the National Assembly on Friday evening was always a distinct possibility, with the Government’s one seat majority.
Merry Christmas to all readers! I admit that this is the time to eat drink and be merry, however it is not the time to binge and potentially destroy the fitness gains you made during 2018.
Fill in the Christmas-related answers to the given clues by using all the syllables listed below.
The National Dance Company staged its annual production “Christmas Funtasia” a week ago.
What should one make of the recent announcement by the US President’s National Security Adviser, John Bolton, outlining a new ‘America First’ policy towards Africa?
Come Christmas Day, 24-year-old Sarafina Edghill will be found in the kitchen whipping up some of her fancy meals for her mom and brothers.
It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, and give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours.
Every household has its special Christmas roast. This year, in some homes it will be chicken, in others pork, beef, turkey or lamb.
Introduction Today’s column continues the discussion of the tenth (and final) item on my list of “top-10 development challenges”, which as I have indicated, Guyana will face when spending Government Take from its coming petroleum sector.
Christmas arrives on Tuesday and between the shopping and the eating and gifting most folks will be turning to entertainment to pass the days away.
The White Hawk (Pseudastur albicollis) is a a bird of prey breeding in southern Mexico through Central and South Americato Peru, Bolivia and Brazil.
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Eccles is a thriving community just beyond old Georgetown. It has been around for more than 70 years, with its business growth beginning some 30 years ago.
“It is just hard for me to see myself like this and the New Year is coming, and things are not getting better.
The preliminary photos of our revamped airport terminal at Timehri, remind me of the time I spent there after I graduated from Saint Stanislaus College in Georgetown.
A scathing editorial in the Kaieteur News last Friday shockingly castigated Members of Parliament in most unparliamentary language, from which the title of this piece is taken.
Even in the worst of times – and who can doubt that the times are pretty bad– reading comes to the rescue by revealing other worlds of experience where cruelty and mindlessness and man’s inhumanity to man do not continually have the upper hand.
We witnessed recently, a series of draws in the classical games of the World Chess Championship Match.
The Christmas season is here and with it comes presents, pepperpot, black cake and the common cold.
Guyana now has an annual National Poetry Slam. This represents not only an entertaining event, but an important development of a popular performance form and a significant recognition of this form as a further addition to national literature.
At the conclusion of the recent special summit in Trinidad, CARICOM Heads of Government issued the ‘St Ann’s Declaration.’ It set out in the dusty language of officialese the measures being taken to breathe life into the stalled Caribbean Single Market and Economy (CSME).
Last Update: 479.71 Movement: -0.96% Current Update: 484.30 YTD Movement: 643.55%The Lucas Stock Index (LSI) rose 0.965 during the second period of trading in December 2018.
Introduction In last week’s column, I had indicated that there were two proposals, which I wished to offer on the tenth topic on my list of “top-10 development challenges.” That topic is “Integrating PSA Revenues into the National Budget.” These proposals are: First, a call for a major framework policy indicative plan early on in the process.
Poinsettias are one of the symbols of Christmas and there is much excitement when they are seen.
The Stilt Sandpiper (Calidris himantopus or Micropalama himantopus) is a small shorebird. It is a long-distance migrant, wintering mainly in northern South America.
Andy Ville is one of the last villages in Wismar, Linden along the road that leads to Lethem.
Why has the Government failed to proceed with constitutional reform to implement the proposals contained in its manifesto for the 2015 general elections?