Guyana Gold Fields to introduce underground mining

Guyana Goldfields/ Aurora Gold Mines (AGM) intends to invest US$120 million in conducting underground gold mining for the first time in Guyana’s history, company officials announced Sunday. AGM’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Scott Caldwell said “we want to become the premier underground gold miner in Guyana and South America” in another four years. In…

Jamaican Praight-Leer outperforms at Millrose Games NY

Jamaican steeplechaser Aisha Praught-Leer has made good on her promise to keep improving after, running in the women’s 3000 metres at the Millrose Games, she broke Kenya’s Sally Kipyego’s three-year-old meet record and set a national one. Praught-Leer was not one of the headliners at the Millrose Games for the Jamaicans with names like Omar…

Venezuela wants continuation of Good Officer’s process as it rejects UN decision

“It is worth asking the reasons that the International Court of Justice is recommended to two States that do not recognize their jurisdiction, since the Geneva Agreement itself provides for the political means for the settlement of the territorial dispute. In this sense, Venezuela ratifies in a decisive and unequivocal manner the negotiation process under…

Taiwan, St Lucia sign Law Enforcement MOU

By Julita Peter, GIS   The governments of the Republic of China (Taiwan) and Saint Lucia have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding, making it the first comprehensive law enforcement-related agreement. The signing of the agreement took place on Jan 31, between Saint Lucia’s Minister for Home Affairs, Justice and National Security, Sen. Hon. Hermangild…