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Guyana- This Week with the President – Nov 26 – Dec 5, 2016

This Week with the President – November 26 – December 5, 2016

A weekly news magazine, that explores the work of the President of Guyana, H.E. David A. Granger. It is a Ministry of the Presidency Production.

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Guyana: No foreign exchange shortage, but Caricom buyers are taking out US dollars

Guyana: No foreign exchange shortage, but Caricom buyers are taking out US dollars

Guyana on Tuesday rubbished claims that there is a massive foreign exchange shortage, but he said that buyers from sister CARICOM countries having been taking out United States (US) dollars from this country.      Continue reading

1972: How four Caribbean countries led the collapse of the Cuban embargo in the Americas

1972: How four Caribbean countries led the collapse of the Cuban embargo in the Americas

BY SIR RONALD SANDERShttp://www.antillean.org/ – December 18, 2014

Note: This article was written and published two years ago

In 1972, the leaders of Guyana, Barbados, Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago put themselves and their countries at risk for a principle in which they believed

The US is cutting loose the shackles of the past by establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba after 53 years.  But the first blow in the Western Hemisphere against those shackles was struck by four governments of the English-Speaking Caribbean.  Today that single act should be a source of great satisfaction to leaders who put themselves, their governments and their countries at risk for a principle in which they believed.    [Read more]

Guyana Government News Brief – December 5, 2016

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Prince Harry in Guyana – December 2016

Prince Harry in Guyana …. [from the St. Stanislaus College Blog]

 Prince Harry

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Guyana Government in Action – Department of Citizenship – video

logo -Min of PresidencyGuyana Government in Action – Department of Citizenship – December 1, 2016

Guyana Government News Brief – November 2, 2016 – video

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Prince Harry begins state visit to Guyana

Prince Harry begins state visit to Guyana

 …visits President, lays wreaths

Prince Harry of Wales arrived at the Eugene F. Correia airport (at Ogle, near Georgetown), yesterday afternoon to a red carpet welcome.

His first engagement in the country saw him paying a courtesy call on President David Granger. Later, he laid a wreath at the National Independence Monument at Brickdam more commonly known as the Independence Arch.

The Independence Arch, one of the nation’s most important national symbols was presented to Guyana, by the Demerara Bauxite Company (DEMBA) as an Independence gift, in 1966 to symbolise the end of the colonial era, while ushering in a new phase of Guyana’s history.      Continue reading

GIHR NEWS Christmas Edition 2016 – newsletter

Guyana Institute of Historical Research (GIHR)

GIHR NEWS Christmas Edition 2016 – newsletter

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  1. Quotes of President David Granger. 2
  2. Headliners. 3
  3. Francis Quamina Farrier Jubilating under a watchful moon. 7
  4. Keith A. P. Sandiford Celebrating Fifty Years of Independence in Barbados 1966-2016. 11
  5. Second family of Guyana, Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo and Second Lady and family. 19
  6. President and First Lady attended Barbados Jubilee Independence celebrations. 23

Editorial team Deon Abrams, Tota Mangar, Nigel Westmaas, Timothy Crichlow, Fitz Gladstone Alert, David Hinds, Hazel Woolford.   Videographer/Photographer Lawrence Gaskin, Natasha Azeez.

Guyana Government News Brief – December 1, 2016

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