Tag: Guyana

Caribbean Endemic Bird Festival Celebrates Year of the Bird

Caribbean Endemic Bird Festival Celebrates Year of the Bird

| April 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

April 22, 2018—This spring, groups throughout the Caribbean will be celebrating the birds that are only found here. 40 events on 14 islands are already on the schedule for this year’s Caribbean Endemic Bird Festival (CEBF). More than 80,000 Caribbean residents, friends and visitors will join in the activities, led by BirdsCaribbean. Earth day, April […]

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The Commonwealth: What’s in it for small states?

The Commonwealth: What’s in it for small states?

| April 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Writing in the British Guardian Newspaper on April 10, my colleague, Professor Phillip Murphy, the Director of the Institute of Commonwealth Studies at the University of London, recalled that for those who campaigned for Britain to leave the European Union, “depicting the Commonwealth as a huge potential trading opportunity for the UK was a useful […]

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Guyana TV News: Missing Children Alert concern

Guyana TV News: Missing Children Alert concern

| April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Guyana TV News: Missing Children Alert concern. Brough to you by HGPTV

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Winners of Caribbean Trivia Quiz I announced

Winners of Caribbean Trivia Quiz I announced

| March 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

After several weeks of running the second Caribbean Quiz organised by CaribDirect Multi-Media the winners of the three coveted prizes in the Caribbean Trivia Quiz Online are announced. The answer to question 6, ‘Where in the world did the famous Anansi stories originate from? is West Africa. By a process of random selection computed in Microsoft Excel, the following […]

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Better understanding of the complexity of the diaspora is required

Better understanding of the complexity of the diaspora is required

| March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe  When it comes to harnessing the power of the Caribbean’s sizeable diaspora in North America and Europe, much of the recent emphasis has been on encouraging investment. This approach, in part, stems from two World Bank Group studies, one in 2013 and another in 2016. The more recent of the two […]

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Guyana HGP TV Sportscast March `14

Guyana HGP TV Sportscast March `14

| March 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Guyana news roundup for March 14th 2018. Brought to you by HGPTV

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Guyanese proud to claim Black Panther star

Guyanese proud to claim Black Panther star

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Guyanese actor Letitia Michelle Wright has done not only the acting profession proud but Guyanese.

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Miss World Guyana seeking applicants now

Miss World Guyana seeking applicants now

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Are you a female of Guyanese heritage, between the ages of 16 to 24, residing in the United Kingdom or in Europe? Have you ever wanted to be a Miss World? Now is seeking applicants now your chance! Apply today and tell us why you should be the next Miss World Guyana.   Deadline for […]

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Ending 50 years of Venezuela and Guyana contention

Ending 50 years of Venezuela and Guyana contention

| February 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

The decision by the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, to refer the 51-year old contention between Guyana-Venezuela to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) should be welcomed by all nations, particularly those in Latin America and the Caribbean. The peaceful settlement of disputes is vital to the economic progress and social stability of the world.  Wherever violent […]

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The US, China and the Caribbean

The US, China and the Caribbean

| January 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe Just over two weeks ago CARICOM issued a statement that was probably without precedent in its long relationship with the United States. It condemned in the strongest terms, ‘the unenlightened views’ reportedly expressed by President Trump in respect of Haiti and other developing countries. In a statement it said that it viewed his remarks as […]

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