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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Stabroek Wharf rehab: plans afoot to relocate vendors, minibus park

- Uncertainty abounds over whether move permanent or temporary Over 500 vendors and the minibus park located at the Stabroek Wharf will soon have...

Economy still in a slump, Govt working on reversing slowdown- Harmon

...says by pumping "huge sums of money into the economy” State Minister, Joseph Harmon on Thursday said that the government is taking every step to...

After 27 years of GTT in Guyana, areas in Georgetown still awaiting services- Digicel

...says focus should be on customers, competition in response to GTT's claims of illegality As the proverbial war between the two telecommunications giants (GTT and...

SOCU conducts raids, arrests as Bartica gold dealer investigations continue

…guns, ammo unearthed at properties Employees of alleged fraudster Saddiqui Rasul were on Wednesday taken into Police custody following several raids in Bartica and Georgetown...

GTT calls for Govt to enforce law on Digicel’s ‘illegal’ bypass operations

...reiterates call for independent audit   GTT on Wednesday reiterated its contentions against it competitor Digicel, doubling down on it claims that Digicel was operating...

163,000 ounces of gold declared for first quarter

...as Govt revises 2017 projected production to 700 000 ounces First quarter gold declaration is along projected lines to achieve a record 700,000 ounces...

‘Oppressive’ 14% VAT on logging: Gov’t to restrict importation of pinewood as countermeasure –...

...says in light of complaints received from logging associations The Ministry of Natural Resources says it is looking to restrict the importation of pinewood as...

Following $24M fine, Dynamic suffers another delay

Coming off of the heels of being slapped with a G$24 million fine for delays, among other issues, Dynamic Airways was again delayed on...

Projected 3.8% growth in 2017 reliant heavily on gold mining

The economy has been targeted to achieve growth of 3.8 per cent this year, and it is expected that the mining, quarrying and services...

GMSA elects Shyam Nokta as new president

  In keeping with its Articles of Association, the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) for fiscal year 2017-2018...

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Merriman’s Mall beauticians given deadline by M&CC to permanently relocate

The barbers and hairdressers who left the streets to ply their trade at the Merriman’s Mall will be given until July 31 2017, to...

Alleged assassination plot: Police awaiting phone records of two individuals at centre of probe

Crime Chief Wendell Blanhum, today, said investigators have been taking all the necessary steps to expedite the investigation into the alleged plot to assassinate...

Gold Board probe: Lisaveta Ramotar visits SOCU with lawyer to clear up ‘inaccurate statements’

General Manager of the Guyana Gold Board Lisaveta Ramotar- who was sent on administrative leave as investigations into allegations of money laundering and the...

White House readies order to quit NAFTA: administration official

By Steve Holland | WASHINGTON (Reuters) The White House is considering a draft executive order to withdraw the United States from the North American Free...

NYPD detective charged in Queens drunken driving crash that killed Guyanese woman

Prosecutors charged an off-duty NYPD detective who killed a 22-year-old Guyanese woman in a booze-fueled crash in Queens with criminally negligent homicide during a...

President Granger meets Queen Elizabeth

President David Granger earlier today, during a meeting with Her Majesty, Elizabeth II Queen of the United Kingdom. (MotP photo). (More details to follow)

Exciting investment prospects in Guyana at the moment …President tells UK business community

President David Granger said that Guyana, for long term development, has the most exciting investments prospects in the Caribbean and added that the country...

GAWU denied police permission to organize protest at Enterprise/Non Pariel

...says action does not augur well for Guyana's democratic future A public march organized by the Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) to take...

Uthappa propels Knight Riders to No. 1

Kolkata Knight Riders 184 for 3 (Uthappa 87, Gambhir 62) beat Rising Pune Supergiant 182 for 5 (Smith 51, Kuldeep 2-31) by seven wickets A...

Relatives of 14-yr-old claim Police brutality

...during investigations into robbery matter A 14-year-old boy was on Monday allegedly beaten by Police officers attached to the Springlands Police Station in Corentyne, Berbice,...