Guyana’s draft Local Content policy lacks necessary foundation – Brazilian Expert

A Local Content Policy is one of the documents in the pipeline for Guyana. The document is supposed to ensure Guyana’s services and goods...

Govt. will audit ExxonMobil’s US$460M pre-contract costs-Min. Patterson

The coalition administration has every intention to audit the controversial US$460M pre-contract costs claimed by USA oil giant, ExxonMobil for exploratory works conducted from...

Govt. will “eventually” get to what qualifies as Local Content-Minister Harmon

The Government of Guyana is not in a position to say if it agrees or disagrees with ExxonMobil’s interpretation of what qualifies as local...

EITI is a great hypocrisy-Director of Oxfam America

In the last decade, there has been a growing need for improved transparency and accountability for revenues generated by extractive industries. The launch of...

We consider every cent we put into Guyana’s economy to be local content- Brasington

The development of local skills, the significant use of indigenous goods and services, and the transfer of technology are what constitute local content in...

Guyanese need legislative protection for local content – Ramson

“The state of affairs in Guyana regarding local content is becoming overwhelmingly disturbing. It was unfortunate enough that we were dealt a bad hand...

Any scaling-up of public investment should be done gradually- IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised the Government of Guyana to be prudent in any attempt to increase public investment. This recommendation was made...
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ExxonMobil never did business with Ram and McRae-Chris Ram

While ExxonMobil boldly listed Ram and McRae as one of the companies that benefitted from its local content efforts during the first quarter of...

ExxonMobil refused to give opposition information it requested- Jagdeo reveals

Each time the People’s Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) Parliamentary Opposition tried getting certain information from ExxonMobil, the company denied the request. Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo...

Bourda Market makes list of “companies” benefitting from ExxonMobil’s Local Content efforts

Today, Government of Guyana (GOG) released a list of 228 “companies” that have been benefitting from the local content efforts of ExxonMobil. The list,...

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