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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Major supermarkets support push to end plastic pollution

Bounty, Survival, Real Value, Mattai, DSL, Budget and Massy Stores’ on Sunday rewarded the first twenty shoppers to their outlets, with prizes for bringing...

Govt official, among others implicated in suspected fuel smuggling

A ship suspected of smuggling fuel and which was intercepted by they Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) following an operation, is reportedly linked to senior...

$30B loan: GuySuCo lays out direction without concrete plan, GAWU pleased

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) says it was able to get a firmer understanding of plans by the Guyana Sugar Corporation...

US sanctions on Rusal: Oldendorff Carriers in Guyana to close operations

Oldendorff Carriers, a German-headquartered bauxite transshipment company, is expected to close its operations here placing some 200 Guyanese jobs in jeopardy. This move comes in...

Parking Meters: MAPM willing to end demonstrations if court rules in their favour

Several members and supporters of the Movement Against Parking Meters (MAPM) converged on Thursday in front of City Hall to protest against the re-introduction...

Refunds for Dynamic Airways tickets to commence on May 2

The Ministry of Public Infrastructure says it will commence the process of refunds for tickets issued by Dynamic International Airways from Wednesday May 2,...

Guyana now equipped to produce issuance metal prosthesis, orthotics

Staff at the National Orthotic and Prosthetic Appliance Workshop at the Ptolemy Reid Rehabilitation Centre have benefited from a one-week training session conducted by...

Recent blackouts due to localised faults, inclement weather – GPL

The Assistant Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Guyana Power and Light Incorporated (GPL), Natalie Yearwood-Pindar has stated that “localised faults” is the reason...

PSC honours Clifford Reis for 20 years of support

Banks DIH Limited Chairman and Managing Director Mr Clifford Barrington Reis CCH has been honored for his unwavering support to the Private Sector Commission...

‘Difficult to see success in anyone of them’- Jordan on State-owned entities performance

...says Guyoil to get new CEO “It was difficult last year to see any great success in anyone of them. GPL , I think, they...

Recent Articles

UG introduces refrigerant management course

The University of Guyana (UG) today launched a refrigerant management and equipment presentation course that teaches new and emerging technologies to replace chemicals that...

Kitty Roundabout nearing completion

The Kitty Roundabout is about a month away from completion. This is according to Senior Engineer at the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Sherod Parkinson. “We’re...

45 indigenous communities to be titled, demarcated

The Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs has successfully completed the investigations for 45 hinterland communities identified for land titling and demarcation. This was confirmed...

Vessel seized with smuggled fuel to pay $36M in taxes- GRA

A shipping vessel which was discovered with over 200,000 gallons of suspected smuggled fuel during last week will have to pay some $36 million...

GRA to Private Sector: ‘Show me the evidence’

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has distanced itself from a decision to implement Value Added Tax (VAT) on exports and is challenging private sector...

Letter: IAC congratulates CIOG’s newly elected President

Dear Editor, The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to extend congratulations to the newly elected President of the Central Islamic Organization of Guyana (CIOG),...

PPP intends to challenge DPP in High Court over discontinued charges

The Director of Public Prosecution’s (DPP's) decision to discontinue the charges filed by the Opposition People's Progressive Party (PPP) against sitting Government Ministers Volda...

Men in public row charged for resisting, obstructing arrest

Two men appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan on Tuesday and admitted to resisting and obstructing arrest. Twenty one-year-old Aubrey Hunch of King Edward Street,...

US senators introduce social media privacy bill

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Two US senators, one Democrat and one Republican, introduced legislation Tuesday aimed at better protecting online privacy in response...

IPL: Rashid and Kaul sink Mumbai in chase of 119

Sunrisers Hyderabad 118 (Williamson 29, Yusuf 29, Markande 2-15) beat Mumbai Indians 87 (Suryakumar 34, Kaul 3-23, Rashid 2-11) by 31 runs Defending 118 -...