GEORGETOWN Fugitive jeweler Mehul Choksi, a main defendant in India's largest bank fraud case, is still an Indian citizen despite holding an Antigua and Barbuda passport, an Indian official told Reuters, adding the government is pushing for his extradition.
GEORGETOWN Seismic research vessels hired by Exxon Mobil to explore for oil off Guyana's coast have not returned to the site of a December incident with Venezuela's navy, but they may in the future, Guyana's foreign minister said on Thursday.
GEORGETOWN, Jan 10 Seismic research vessels
hired by Exxon Mobil to explore for oil off Guyana's
coast have not yet returned to the site of a December incident
with Venezuela's navy, but they may in the future, Guyana's
foreign minister said on Thursday.
GEORGETOWN Guyana's government will challenge in court a parliamentary no-confidence vote that toppled President David Granger's ruling coalition amid a dispute over developing the country's nascent oil industry, the country's attorney general said on Thursday.
GEORGETOWN Guyana's parliament voted late on Friday in favor of a no-confidence motion in the government, triggering new elections in March in a surprise defeat for President David Granger as he seeks to develop the nation's oil sector.
GEORGETOWN, Sept 24 Guyana has put planned oil
auctions on hold as the impoverished South American country
works to establish a Department of Energy to oversee the energy
boom, Minister of State Joseph Harmon said on Monday.
PARAMARIBO Pirates burned Guyanese fishermen with hot oil, attacked them with machetes and forced them overboard tied to anchors in a fatal attack in the Atlantic Ocean off the neighboring South American nation of Suriname, according to survivors.
GEORGETOWN/PARAMARIBO At least a dozen fishermen from Guyana are missing, feared dead, after a pirate attack off the coast of neighboring Suriname last week that Guyana's president called a "massacre" on Thursday.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 3 Guyana expects to
hire consultants to help market its offshore oil basins in the
wake of the huge finds by U.S. giant Exxon Mobil and
partners, the South American country's energy minister told
GEORGETOWN In an attempt to thwart "incursion and invasion," Guyana set up two army bases this week on its jungle frontier with ailing Venezuela, following similar moves by larger neighbors Colombia and Brazil.