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Friday, June 23, 2017

‘Alternative facts’ won’t change the reality, Govt is closing sugar – Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the sugar industry: Here are facts: Wales Sugar Estate is closed and hundreds of sugar workers...

Holy Thursday: the Crucifixion of Parliamentary Democracy

(Following is an opinion piece written by former Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Mohabir Anil Nandlall, MP) Notwithstanding the deep reservations, the multiplicity...

Govt still plans to put all public doctors on pensionable scheme- Ramsammy

...says supplementary budget will be required to fix reversal decision  Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the intended move by Government to...

OP-ED: Nepotism is a big part of APNU/AFC corruption- Ramsammy

Below is an Opinion Editorial done by Dr Leslie Ramsammy: APNU+AFC Corruption is as obvious as it is obvious that water is wet. From Central...

Shortage of US currency, imposed $G3 spread proliferating black market trade- Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the shortage of available US currency in Guyana and the consequent development of an underground...

OP-ED: Govt accelerating the pace for the closure of Sugar Industry- Ramsammy

Below is an opinion editorial by  Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the sugar industry: Closure of sugar inevitably will increase poverty in Guyana. Although President Granger...

LETTER: AG’s behaviour embodies a steadied mindset of being above the law

  Dear Editor: The media has reported that  the Hon. Justice Franklin Holder, in a letter has stated that Guyana’s Attorney General and PNC Party Chairman,...

Unconscionable for UG or APNU/AFC to consider any increase in student fees- Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the purported 35 percent increase in fees by the University of Guyana (UG):  I have had...

COMMENTARY: BETRAYAL-BULKAN CONFESSES APNU+AFC HAS NO INTENTION OF STOPPING THE GREEN MONSTER

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy The Minister of Communities, Ronald Bulkan, defiantly confessed in a brazen statement yesterday that paid parking is a fact of...

Granger’s criteria for GECOM Chairmanship would constitute Presidential malfeasance – Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the President's criteria, that he outlined via a letter to Opposition Leader Dr Bharat Jagdeo,...

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