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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Rose Ramdehol partners with Hero Motorcycles for exclusive distribution

Local automotive dealers Rose Ramdehol will now be the exclusive distributors of Hero Motorcycles in Guyana and the English speaking Caribbean. This partnership was...

Youth apprentices possess the drive to succeed – ExxonMobil’s Country Manager

ExxonMobil and the Centre for Local Business Development teamed up on Tuesday August 15, to host twelve of the sixteen students currently participating in...

Broadcast Bill: Govt not dealing with substantive issues facing broadcasters – Nandlall

The Broadcast (Amendment) Bill has been passed in the National Assembly, but former Attorney General Anil Nandlall is asserting that the Government is yet...

Sleepin investor denies knowledge of SOCU probe

Clifton Bacchus, the owner of Sleepin and a prospective investor in the casino business, has hit back against reports that the Special Organised Crime...

Skeldon Sugar Factory has no buyer- Finance Minister

Finance Minister Winston Jordan has refuted claims that a buyer has been identified for the Skeldon Sugar Factory by stating that that information is...

Investigations into the two aircraft accidents 60% complete- GCCA

-Authority met with Airline Operators to address safety, other issues affecting sector The Director General of the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), Lt. Col. (ret’d)...

Guyana exporting rice to Cuba …first shipment to depart Sept.

After a series of negotiations, the Guyana government has announced that the first shipment of rice is expected to be exported to Cuba during...

MPI fixes deteriorated ‘Hunt Oil’ trail of Lethem-Georgetown road

Emergency works on the Hunt Oil stretch of the Lethem-Georgetown road have successfully been completed and, as of Friday afternoon, traffic flow had resumed...

Bad roads lead to fuel shortage in Lethem

The deplorable state of the roads leading into Region Nine (Upper Takutu – Upper Essequibo) has made it an insurmountable task to get a...

Region 8 communities to benefit from mini hydro plant-Patterson

The drive to provide adequate electricity supply to the hinterland will soon see several communities benefiting from improved electricity distribution. Kato in Region Eight...

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16 multi-million-dollar contracts awarded- Cabinet

Cabinet at its meeting on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 noted the award of 16 multi-million-dollar contracts by the procurement entities and the National Procurement...

Controversial Broadcast Bill: Govt rules out consultations with broadcasters

While the President is yet to assent to the Broadcast Bill 2017, the Government is holding firm to its position that it will not...

NTFC says street dwellers to be relocated

The National Task Force Commission (NTFC) is hoping to work with the relevant stakeholders to have street dwellers documented and assessed by professionals with...

EYEWITNESS: Closing the gates…

…of the USA There was, in the New York Times a week ago, an extended piece on some proposed radical changes to the US Immigration...

High powered AK47, ammo found in Kingston bush

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force in A Division (Georgetown-East Bank Demerara) on Friday evening unearthed a high-powered weapon and several rounds of ammunition...

Oil ready Guyana submits bid to join EITI

The Natural Resources Ministry (MNRE) on Friday submitted Guyana’s application to join the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), an important step if the country...

LBI house collapses crushing vacationing child

Tragedy befell the community of La Bonne Intention (LBI), East Coast Demerara, on Friday afternoon after a single-storey wooden building came crashing down, resulting...

Sammy sacked over St Lucia Stars losing streak

(CMC) Darren Sammy has been sacked as captain of St Lucia Stars, paying the price for the franchise's woeful start to the Caribbean Premier...

Gov’t says moving ahead with plans to construct new Demerara River Bridge

...pre-qualification process for contractors to commence soon  The Government has announced that it is moving ahead with its plan to construct a new Demerara River...

Kitty man remanded on narco trafficking charge

A Kitty, Georgetown man, who claimed that a charge of possession of narcotics brought against him was “trumped up” was on Friday remanded to...