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Clive Thomas, David Hinds' Media Comments, Stabroek

WPA to lobby gov’t for cash payouts from oil revenues-Jordan, Trotman say proper structure crucial for successful implementation

By Staff Writer stabroek news august 11, 2017 Professor Clive Thomas Following the suggestion by Working People’s Alliance (WPA) executive member Professor Clive Thomas that Guyana should commit a percentage of its oil revenue to direct cash transfers to citizens in order to combat poverty, the party has vowed to lobby…

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Clive Thomas, David Hinds' Media Comments, Demerara Waves, ogunseye

WPA will mobilise public pressure on govt to accept direct cash transfers of oil money to poor

Posted by: Denis Chabrol in Business, Education, Health, News, Politics August 9, 2018 The Working People’s Alliance (WPA) on Thursday said if A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) refuses to meet to discuss and work out arrangements for direct transfers of oil wealth to the poor Guyanese, it will whip up support among ordinary people to put pressure…

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Clive Thomas, Guyana Chronicle News

Sound plan needed

By Lisa Hamilton – guyana chronicle August 8, 2018 Worker at Courts Guyana Saberina Hall (Samuel Maughn photos) – for cash transfer to work, say GT residents GUYANESE have begun to weigh in Professor Clive Thomas’ recommendation that the government, when it begins to receive net inflow of revenue from oil production,…

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Clive Thomas, Demerara Waves

Some oil money should be given directly to poor Guyanese- Economics Professor; oil and gas advocate cautions against political manipulation

Posted by: Denis Chabrol in Business, News, Politics August 5, 2018 Internationally renowned Guyanese Economics Professor, Clive Thomas on Sunday recommended that poor Guyanese households receive conditional yearly cash transfers from oil revenues, but an executive member of the Guyana Oil and Gas Association (GOGA) is cautioning that such a formula can be used as a…

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