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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Op-Ed: Despite yearly budgetary increases for health, chronic medicine shortages remain

Below is an opinion editorial done by former Health Minister Dr Leslie Ramsammy: Even as the Minister of Finance boasts about the largest budget ever...

Op-Ed: Govt must ensure that Guyana receives long term benefits from oil exploitation

Below in an opinion editorial done by Shelly-Ann Mohammed, head of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Caribbean; The discovery of significant oil and...

Op Ed: Whim Referendum – Total rejection, repudiation of Nagamootoo and AFC

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy  Webster's Dictionary has chosen TOXIC as the 2018 Word of the Year. Local Government Elections (LGE) 2018 dramatically pronounced the AFC...

Op-Ed: It is simply unjustifiable

Below in an opinion piece by Attorney-at-Law, Member of Parliament and former Attorney General Mohabir Anil Nandlall: My contention that the seizure of the Berbice...

Op-Ed: Protecting Intellectual Property – Incentivizing Economic Growth, Creativity, and Progress

By United States Ambassador Perry L. Holloway Every year on April 26, we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day to learn about the role that patents,...

Op-Ed: The years lost

Below is an opinion editorial done by Attorney-at-law, Member of Parliament and former Attorney General Mohabir Anil Nandlall: Last Thursday, The Court of Appeal of...

Op-Ed: AFC in Government: An Appraisal

Below is an opinion editorial done by Member of Parliament, Attorney-at-Law and former Attorney General, Mohabir Anil Nandlall; A few weeks ago, I wrote on...

OP ED: Did the 2015 change merely mean a passport for expensive, worthless globe...

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy  Floccinaucinihilipilification - long word, indeed, but it is a real word. Just check the dictionary. Admittedly, this word is rarely used...

Op-Ed: “Troubling times for Elections in Guyana”

Below is an opinion piece done by Attorney-at-law, Member of Parliament and former Attorney General, Mohabir Anil Nandlall: I observe with mixed emotions, the sentiments...

Op-Ed: A Coalition partner without power

Below is an opinion piece done by Attorney-at-Law, Member of Parliament and former Attorney General, Mohabir Anil Nandlall: Prior to the General Elections in 2015,...

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