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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

LETTER: President challenges “Dead Meat” AFC to show electoral worth at upcoming LGE

President David Grange, leader of PNC and APNU enjoys a wise decision on separate local government election for the AFC. This is a challenge...

Letter: Special Audit needed for works done on select roads

Dear Editor, Guyanese must benefit when their tax dollars are being expended. There must be value for money. While meeting the public at the Office...

Letter: Jordan’s propaganda cannot fool sugar workers

Dear Editor, The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers (GAWU) saw in the October 18 dailies a full page advertisement by the Ministry of Finance informing...

LETTER: Rushed and poorly prepared cases by SOCU are being directed by a political...

Dear Editor, My attention was drawn to an article published in a section of the media on October 3, 2018, headlined “Too much time being...

LETTER: President Granger should seek to engage communities affected by the closure of sugar...

From reports appearing in several sections of the media, our Union, and more so thousands of jobless sugar workers, learnt that President David Granger...

Letter: Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration: Principles and Practice

Dear Editor, In the field of industrial relations, effective means of settlement of labour disputes have evolved through third party interventions, namely conciliation/mediation, adjudication by...

Letters: Government sugar policy not clear at all

Dear Editor, As the GAWU is finalizing its preparations for its one-day conference entitled “Sugar – too big to fail” on September 04, 2018, our...

Letter: The Guyana Amazon Warriors have contributed so much to our national development

Dear Editor, After being at Providence , I wish to point out the seminal contribution the Guyana Amazon Warriors are making to our national development. First...

Letter: In Guyana the FIU has now become a political weapon

Dear Editor, When in Opposition this Government knew all the right answers for every aspect of good governance. According to them, they knew that the...

Letter: When will Security Minister Ramjattan finally accept responsibility and resign?

Dear Editor, As a member of the Parliamentary Oversight Committee for the Security Sector, I have been taking special interest in the performance (or lack...

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