Archive for November 7th, 2013

UWI ready to help Guyana combat piracy

MIGHTY  SHADOW  – DOH MIX ME UP- 2012

UWI ready to help Guyana combat piracy

The University of the West Indies (UWI- Trinidad campus) is willing to help Guyana combat piracy by using low-cost mobile smart-phone tracking technology that can link up fisherfolk with Guyanese police and defence force, according to a senior official.

Senior Lecturer at UWI’s Department of Engineering, Kim Mallalieu is in Kigali, Rwanda where her department made a presentation on how Trinidad and Tobago fisherfolk are using the mFisheries application suite on their mobile phones to seek emergency response and also acquire specific advice on how to deal with technical glitches such as engine failure while at sea.  Continue reading

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EL-PRESIDENTE LYING IN DARKNESS

BARON  FEATURING  RIKKI  JAI   –  SOCAMAN

EL-PRESIDENTE LYING IN DARKNESS

Political parties used the occasion of Diwali – the Festival of Lights-to lob salvoes at each other over the state of”darkness” that the country has found itself.
President Donald Ramotar, addressing the culmination of the Diwali night motorcade at the LBI Community Centre, reminded the gathering of mainly Guyanese of East Indian descent about the attitude of the political opposition and urged them to triumph over evil in the spirit of the Hindu festive season.  Continue reading