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News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: GWI inaugurates Parika office

News channel or source: https://www.stabroeknews.com/2018/news/stories/02/19/gwi-inaugurates-parika-office/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

(GWI photo) The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) yesterday commissioned its second sub-office in Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara.) at Parika at the Lotus Mall. The Department of Public Information (DPI) said that during the launch, GWI’s ...

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: Venezuela Ratifies Commitment to the Geneva Agreement in Guyana Border Dispute

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Venezuela-Ratifies-Commitment-to-the-Geneva-Agreement-in-Guyana-Border-Dispute-20180217-0015.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The Geneva Agreement was signed by Venezuela and the United Kingdom, which was Guyana’s colonizer at the ... "The Sun of Venezuela is born in the Essequibo,” he shared through his social media. A 52 años de la firma del Acuerdo de Ginebra, el Gob.

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: Neighbours’ troop deployments on Venezuela’s borders increase likelihood of border incidents but interstate war very unlikely

News channel or source: http://www.janes.com/article/78015/neighbours-troop-deployments-on-venezuela-s-borders-increase-likelihood-of-border-incidents-but-interstate-war-very-unlikely
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Venezuela claims two-thirds of Guyana’s territory west of the Essequibo River, an area rich in hydrocarbon ... both Brazil and Colombia have at least doubled their force levels in Cúcuta in Norte de Santander and Boa Vista in the Roraima state ...

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: Guyana Rejects a Proposal By Venezuela Over Essequibo

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/1982/10/10/world/guyana-rejects-a-proposal-by-venezuela-over-essequibo.html
Publication date: Saturday 09 October 1982

... proposal that the two countries refer their territorial dispute over the Essequibo region of Guyana to the United Nations Secretary General, Javier Perez de Cuellar, for settlement. Acting Foreign Minister Mohammed Shahabuddeen said Friday that all ...

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: UN delegation ends visit to Guyana, Venezuela on border controversy

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-10/16/c_134717794.htm
Publication date: hursday 15 October 2015

The United Nations chef de cabinet, Susana Malcorra ... Ki-moon held a telephone conversation with the president of Guyana on the long-standing Guyana-Venezuela territorial dispute over the Essequibo Guyana region. Ban stated his intent to dispatch ...

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: Venezuela lobbies for Good Officer for Essequibo

News channel or source: http://www.eluniversal.com/nacional-y-politica/150131/venezuela-lobbies-for-good-officer-for-essequibo
Publication date: Friday 30 January 2015

In view of a petition made by Guyana's government to settle the Venezuelan claim over the Essequibo by any other means different from the good offices offered by the United Nations Secretary-General, Venezuelan, experts agree on advising the Venezuelan ...

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: Climate change affects Guyana's coconut farms

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2013/10/climate-change-affects-guyanas-coconut-farms-20131015153234819531.html
Publication date: uesday 15 October 2013

a farming region of Guyana. The Pomeroon borders the Atlantic Ocean to the north, the Essequibo Islands-West Demerara to the east, Cuyuni-Mazaruni to the south and Barima-Waini to the west. The area is characterised by large rivers with an abundance of ...

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: At U.N., Guyana blasts Venezuela over century-old border spat

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/r-at-un-guyana-blasts-venezuela-over-century-old-border-spat-2015-9
Publication date: uesday 29 September 2015

Maduro withdrew his country's ambassador to Guyana in July after demanding a halt to oil exploration by Exxon Mobil Corp off the coast of a region known as the Essequibo. In September, he yanked accreditation for Guyana's ambassador to Venezuela.

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: UN Boss Refers Guyana-Venezuela Border Dispute to International Court of Justice

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/un-refers-guyana-venezuela-border-dispute-international-court-justice
Publication date: Wednesday 31 January 2018

The dispute flared up again recently after the Nicolás Maduro government claimed sovereignty over Guyana’s territorial waters in the Essequibo region of the Atlantic Ocean, including a large part of the area where US oil giant ExxonMobil has discovered oil.

News Guyana » Essequibo Islands-West De: Guyana Goldfields: Venezuela-Guyana Border Dispute Slams Stock Price

News channel or source: https://seekingalpha.com/article/3631946-guyana-goldfields-venezuela-guyana-border-dispute-slams-stock-price
Publication date: Sunday 01 November 2015

Venezuela's president Nicolas Maduro issued a decree on May 26 claiming ownership of Guyana's Essequibo region (two-thirds of Guyana) and Atlantic waters, where Guyana Goldfields and Exxon Mobil currently operate, respectively. The decree comes just days ...