Caribbean & International

IDPADA-G tells International UN Forum of Government’s withdrawal of subvention and little advancement in progressing agreed principles

The International Decade for People of African Decent- Guyana (IDPADA-G)has told the Permanent Forum of People of African Descent Assembly at the United Nations, that there are threats to the livelihoods of Afro-Guyana. The organization’s representatives told the forum of the organisation’s own troubles with the government, highlighting the government’s decision to withhold funds from […]

Caribbean Legal Community must shape up to meet technological age and new frontiers of electronic justice

With technological advances such as Artificial Intelligence, changing the legal landscape across the world, Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Judge, Justice Winston Anderson believes that in facing the new frontiers of electronic justice, the legal profession has two options, it can pivot or perish. Justice Anderson made the remarks while delivering the keynote address at […]

Dominican Republic based airline to offer Guyana-Canada service

The President’s Office has announced that Dominican Republic based airline Sky Cana will soon launch a service between Georgetown, Guyana and Toronto Canada.  The airline will also operate flights to Houston, Texas. President Irfaan Ali and a Government team met with senior executives of the airline at his office on Wednesday and it was announced […]

US-sponsored conference examining asset recovery and money laundering issues in Guyana

The Guyana Asset Recovery Conference opened today at the Guyana Marriott Hotel with the US Ambassador Sarah-Ann Lynch challenging the local legislators to update the country’s asset recovery framework to allow for greater prosecution.   “Asset recovery legislative frameworks are critical to taking the profit from crime. While we understand the challenge of reform, we […]

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