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U.S. Department of State News: Venezuelan Navy Actions in Guyana

WASHINGTON DC – The U.S. Department of State release the following statement: On December 22, the Venezuelan Navy aggressively stopped ExxonMob‎il contracted vessels operating under an oil exploration agreement with the Cooperative Republic of Guyana in its Exclusive Economic Zone. We underscore that Guyana has the sovereign right to explore and exploit resources in its … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Venezuelan Navy Actions in Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana | Caricom to waive taxes on oil as Petrotrin refinery closes

GEORGETOWN, Guyana— A Caribbean trade bloc is removing taxes on imported oil and petroleum products for the region as a major refinery on the island of Trinidad prepares to close. Guyana-based Caricom trade chief Joseph Cox told The Associated Press on Thursday that the decision aims to help Caribbean nations as operations at Trinidad and … Continue reading GEORGETOWN, Guyana | Caricom to waive taxes on oil as Petrotrin refinery closes

GEORGETOWN, Guyana | Jet overshoots runway in Guyana, several injured

GEORGETOWN, Guyana— A Fly Jamaica Boeing 757-200 aircraft overshot the runway at Guyana’s main international airport early Friday, injuring several people. Airline spokesman Carl Bowen said the plane, which was on its way to Toronto, reported a hydraulic failure emergency shortly after taking off from the Cheddi Jagan International Airport and returned after less than … Continue reading GEORGETOWN, Guyana | Jet overshoots runway in Guyana, several injured