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January 15, 2020

Why Oil Alone Will Not Make Life Better for Guyanese

The choice we make on March 2 would determine the direction we take, the Nigeria way by choosing the Cup or the Palm Tree or the Dubai way by selecting the brightly lighted bulb. The following is extracted from the statement of Robert Badal at the Change Guyana weekly press conference of 7 January: According…

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January 15, 2020

Defining Transparent and Inclusive Management of Oil Revenues

Of particular importance is a plan to direct monies from the sale of exploration rights into a fund owned by the government and people of Guyana, in which every Guyanese person would be a shareholder from birth. At their weekly press conference January 7, 2020, the Change Guyana founders unveiled details of how they would…

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December 30, 2019

Our major political parties have failed us in relation to the indefensible Exxon deal

Dear Editor, 2019 has been an unforgettable political year for Guyana, if only for the indelible and extreme breaches of our Constitution and Court Rulings following the No Confidence Vote and the grand finale confession coming three years after the signing of a Production Sharing Agreement (PSA), when the APNU+AFC administration represented by Minister Raphael…

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December 20, 2019

Change Guyana retracts endorsements of Anthony Snow, Robert Gates; highlights policies

See full statement from the Change Guyana political party issued on Friday, December 20, 2019. Since the launch of Change Guyana on October 29, 2019; thousands of Guyanese from all ten regions of Guyana have come forward to support, volunteer and endorse our unique message of inclusive and accelerated economic development and job creation through…

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December 11, 2019

Badal says ‘proud to be a hustler’; chides Gov’t for wasting taxpayers’ money

Owner of the Pegasus Hotel Robert Badal says professionals are needed in the Government to effectively manage an oil-rich economy. Badal, who has joined the race to become the country’s next President as a candidate for the Change Guyana party, blasted Government officials for wasting taxpayers’ money as a result of their inexperience in managing…

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December 11, 2019

Change Guyana commits to opening Private Development Bank to boost Agri. sector

Though recently formed, the Change Guyana Party which is led by Presidential Candidate, Robert Badal, says it has a strong development programme that is sure to stimulate the agricultural sector, should it win the 2020 General and Regional Elections. The Guyana Standard understands that part of the Party’s plan involves prioritizing in its first year…

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