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Synonyms for Stabroek

port city and the capital and largest city of Guyana

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The Ranger oil discovery demonstrates that the petroleum system is working in a new geologic play in the Guyana Basin more than 60 miles northwest of Liza, and reaffirms the extraordinary exploration potential of the Stabroek Block, CEO John Hess said.
The company combed the Stabroek Block, and soon a new well, Liza-2, confirmed its considerable size.
Oil and gas company ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) on Thursday reported its second oil discovery on the Stabroek Block, the Payara-number one well, offshore Guyana.
Hotels in Bartica--a gateway town to the interior --where sex work was known to be taking place were raided, and 27 women from the Dominican Republic, Brazil, Columbia, and Venezuela, were identified and 'rescued' as 'trafficked victims' (Caribbean 360 8 June 2015; Stabroek News 8 June 2015).
In early 2016 UK-based Tullow Oil was granted a 60 per cent operating interest in Orinduik, an offshore block adjacent to Stabroek.
During the meeting, Persaud was updated on the deployment of the Company's oil rig (Deep Water Champion) which will depart from Louisiana, in the US for the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana where it is expected to start drilling in mid-March Persaud said the Cabinet recently approved a request from ESSO for a geological and geophysical survey in the form of 3D seismic survey within offshore Guyana.
Al Creighton, "Return of the Enigma: Naipaul Goes Home for 75th Birthday," Stabroek News, April 9, 2007 <http:www.
As a consequence, the environment is subjected to deforestation, pollution, dredging, discoloration, siltation, and land sterilization from mercury use in mining activities (Lall 2000a, 2000b; Jacobson and Kratochvil 1998; Stabroek News 22 February 2000).
A United States Agency for International Development study reported in Stabroek News (8 November 2002) indicate that in 1997 remittances to Guyana amounted to US$57 million, but by 2001 remittances increased significantly to US$92 million in 2001 or approximately 13 percent of Guyana's GDP.
2002); Mother of alleged abducted teenager claims harassment--reports matter to police, Stabroek News (Guy.
As far away as my native land, Guyana, South America, the Stabroek News reported the event as "Guyanese Scholar in Storm over Islam and Antisemitism.
The age of miracles is not over for West Indies cricket, not as long as Curtly Ambrose and Courtney Walsh are around to inspire them,' Tony Cozier wrote in Guyana's Stabroek News yesterday.
The story of Guyana's clocks and bells, however, is told primarily by the older towers, such as the great 1881 iron clock tower of Stabroek Market, at the heart of the capital's commercial life, and the four-dialed wood steeple of a New Amsterdam church, some sixty miles down the Atlantic coast.
Stabroek News (4 April 1994, 5 April 1994, 20 May 1994).