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2014-10-20 08:23:24

TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Guyana Goldfields Inc. (TSX: GUY) ("GGI") and its wholly owned subsidiary, AGM Inc., (together, the "Company") are pleased to advise that financial close has been achieved and first drawdown has been obtained in connection with the US$185 Million (M) project finance facility (the "Facility") to fund the development and construction of the 100%-owned Aurora Gold Project located in Guyana, South America (see press release dated September 3, 2014). First...

2014-10-10 16:22:14

(TSX-V | OYL) TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - CGX Energy Inc. (TSX-V - OYL) ("CGX Energy" or the "Company") announced today it entered into a bridge loan agreement (the "Bridge Loan") with Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. ("Pacific Rubiales") in the aggregate principal amount of Cdn.$7.5 million and provided an operational update on its activities in Guyana. Bridge Loan Dewi Jones, Chief Executive Officer of the Company, commented: "The Bridge Loan allows CGX Energy to continue...

2014-10-06 16:21:10

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US DOT has granted approval for Dynamic Airways LLC, a US airline based in Greensboro, NC, to operate to a variety of destinations in South America. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140618/119429 Bill Gray, COO of Dynamic Airways said, "The airline is planning to resume regular flights between New York and Georgetown Guyana late next month, as well as inaugurate service between Orlando and destinations in Brazil, Canada, and...

2014-09-22 12:22:32

CGX ENERGY INC. (TSX-V | OYL) TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - CGX Energy Inc. (TSX-V - OYL) ("CGX Energy" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into a seismic contract with Prospector PTE. Ltd. ("Prospector") to conduct a 3,116.74 km(2) 3D seismic survey on the Company's 100% owned Demerara Block, offshore Guyana. The contract terms are attractive and represent one of the most extensive 3D seismic studies ever conducted in this area. The aggregate cost of this...

2014-09-03 08:24:24

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Guyana Goldfields Inc. (TSX: GUY) ("GGI") and its wholly owned subsidiary, AGM Inc., (together, the "Company") are pleased to announce the signing of a common terms agreement (the "Credit Agreement") with International Finance Corporation, Export Development Canada, ING Capital LLC, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation, and The Bank of Nova Scotia (collectively the "Senior Lenders") and other definitive documentation with respect to its previously...

2014-08-19 08:22:53

TORONTO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. (TSX: PRE) (BVC: PREC) (BOVESPA: PREB) announced today the results of an independent resource evaluation for 36 of the Company's 60 exploration blocks in Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Guyana, Guatemala and Papua New Guinea ("PNG"). The 2014 resource evaluation was prepared by Petrotech Engineering Ltd. ("Petrotech") with an effective date of March 31, 2014 (the "2014 Resource Report"). The 2014 Resource Report...

2014-08-12 08:23:12

TORONTO, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Guyana Goldfields Inc. (TSX: GUY) ("GGI" or "the Company") would like to announce that, effective in 2014, its financial year-end will be changed from October 31(st) to December 31(st) to align GGI's financial reporting calendar with other public mining companies and to facilitate the investment community's ability to compare its financial performance. GGI will report a, one-time, fourteen month transition year covering the months of November 2013 to...

2014-07-18 08:21:47

Formally Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. OAKVILLE, ON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - GlobalMin Ventures Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Market: YGDC/new symbol GMVI) The Company is pleased to announce that it entered into binding agreements for the Company to acquire 100% ownership of the Guyana Platinum Project ("GPP"). The original agreement to purchase the 77% interest in the Guyana Platinum Project held by GlobalMin LLC ("GlobalMin") previously announced in a press release on...

2014-06-27 08:21:26

MANCHESTER, England, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynamic Airways commences direct service from New York to Georgetown A new air service started 26 June 2014 connecting Georgetown, Guyana, with New York, USA, on a 4 times weekly all year round basis. This direct route is operated on-board a B767-200 [https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/aircraft/data/762 ](ER) by an American carrier - Dynamic Airways, whose CEO, Paul Kraus, announced that the carrier is undergoing a...

2014-06-25 20:20:27

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynamic Airways has executed its global distribution contract with Amadeus. The latest distribution agreement will make seats on Dynamic Airways available through the Amadeus GDS. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140625/121791 Tom Johnson, Vice President of Dynamic Airways said the airline is currently focusing on international expansion as well as ethnic markets from and to USA. "Our flights to Georgetown Guyana, and Hong Kong to...

Latest Guyana Reference Libraries

Red-throated Caracara, Ibycter americanus
2012-04-02 16:55:31

The Red-throated Caracara, (Ibycter americanus), is a species of bird of prey in the Falconidae family. It is the only member of its genus Ibycter. It is sometimes incorrectly placed in the Daptrius genus with the Black Caracara. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. The habitats of this social bird are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests...

Ash-throated Crake, Porzana albicollis
2012-04-02 15:22:04

The Ash-throated Crake, (Porzana albicollis), is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela. Its habitat is subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland and swamps. The Ash-throated Crake is a small bird with a short bill. It has black and olive brown streaks on the back. The tail is black and the underparts are slate gray. The...

2008-07-25 15:41:48

The Yellow-banded Poison Dart Frog (Dendrobates leucomelas), or Yellow-banded Poison Frog, is a poison dart frog found in the northern part of South America in Venezuela, Guyana and Brazil. This amphibian is normally found in very humid conditions on trees or rocks. It can also be found in the seasonally drier forest islands in its range. It is commonly seen in leaf litter thought too dry for other Dendrobatids to survive. This species can handle lower humidity levels much better than...

2008-04-29 00:17:00

The Ashy-headed Greenlet (Hylophilus pectoralis), is a species of bird in the Vireonidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. Its habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, and heavily degraded former forest.

2006-12-28 13:58:47

The Venezuelan Red Howler Monkey (Alouatta seniculus) is a South American species of howler monkey. It is a type of New World monkey. It is found in Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad, Guyana, French Guiana, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia. It lives in groups of 3 to 9 individuals (usually 5 to 7).

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