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Monday, January 23, 2017

Economist warns of ‘brewing danger’ in Guyana

…says massive borrowing, no investments will cripple economy Reminiscent of policies pursued during the 1970s and 1980s, Economic Adviser to the Leader of the Opposition,...

More effort needed in banking sector to reduce income inequality- President

… as Republic Bank opens $1.5B Triumph Branch In order to increase access to banking services, Guyana must develop systems adapted to its geographical composition...

M&CC dismantles stalls at Merriman Mall

… no notice was ever given – vendors Several vendors who operate at the Merriman Mall were left in a state of shock, as they...

NCN Chairman Bish Panday resigns

...cites time as a major factor Chairman of the Board of the National Communication Network (NCN) Bishwa Panday resigned from the post, effective December 31,...

M&CC demolishes sections of Sherriff Street business

-What goes for one must go for all says business owner The Mayor and City Council (M&CC) on Thursday afternoon demolished a section of a...

Cabinet green lights new container scanner for GRA

Cabinet has approved the acquisition of a new container scanner for the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA). Minister of State, Joseph Harmon made this revelation...

100 per cent increase in the fees, penalties for liquor licencing

Liquor sells regardless of how much you tax it- Jordan Bishop Edghill says increases 'anti-business'  The National Assembly yesterday passed a legislation to update Guyana’s 25-year-old...

Caribbean Medical Supplies should face criminal charges – BOI Report

...on Drug procurement findings Following recommendations made by the Board of Inquiry (BoI) that was set up to probe allegations of mismanagement and malpractices within...

Govt railroads Opposition to hike licensing fees, penalties, fines

Government on Friday again used its majority in the National Assembly to railroad the political Opposition which obstinately objected to the several thousand-fold increase...

Vehicle users will now pay more to sell their vehicles as Govt approves Bill

…Government creating a billion-dollar industry for itself- Opposition Motor vehicle users will now be saddled with additional financial burdens, with some processing fees skyrocketing by...

Recent Articles

Indian High Commission makes book donation

The High Commission of India in Georgetown has donated 160 books – a total of 63 titles with multiple copies -  to the Guyana...

Police arrest 3 after raid unearths high-powered firearms, matching ammo

A Police raid on Sunday evening resulted in the arrest of three males after investigators unearthed two high-powered firearms along with matching ammunition at...

Drama in Tucville as horse thief evades arrest

A horse thief managed to evade arrest after Police gave chase in Tucville, Greater Georgetown, with a horse he had stolen some two weeks...

‘Leaning dangerously’

Motorists and pedestrians plying the Mandela Avenue area closer to the Plaza Bridge are doing so at the risk of a dangerously hanging GPL...

Govt attacks on Chancellor ‘unprecedented in its savagery’ – Ramkarran

…says blatant intimidation signals to judiciary “toe the line” The State-owned Guyana Chronicle has over the past few months been waging an obscene and libellous,...

Man killed after car slams into Soesdyke utility pole

A father of one was in the wee hours of Sunday killed after he reportedly lost control of his car and crashed into a...

Explosion at BM Enterprise kills CEO’s brother, leaves another injured

One man is now dead, and another injured following an explosion at the BM Enterprise ice plant in Houston, around 10:30hrs today. Inews understands that...

US Ambassador to Guyana remains on job- Embassy PRO

… not affected by President Trump’s envoy recall While newly elected Unites States President Donald Trump has announced a major shakeup in his country’s foreign...

The policemen who dressed as women to hide from IS

(BBC) When the so-called Islamic State group seized control of a town near Mosul and began killing police officers, some of them resorted to...

Bridge causes massive flooding on highway farms

… farmers call for Govt intervention A section of the flooded farmland on the Soesdyke/Linden Highway Several farmers in the vicinity of Splashmin’s Fun Park, Soesdyke/Linden...