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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Missing Durban Park records indicative of corruption – Jagdeo

Making reference to the Auditor General's pronouncement that missing financial records were stalling a special audit into the controversial Durban Park project, Opposition leader...

Breaking: GFC says EU committed to reopening dialogue on greenheart ban

Commissioner General of the Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC), James Singh, this morning told stakeholders that while there are no signs for the lifting of...

Japan’s 3 grants totaling US$270,510 should benefit over 2,000

The Government of Guyana and Japan today signed three grants totalling US$270,510 for local organisations embarking on development projects, benefitting over 2,000 in Regions...

President says no prospect of intention to review Exxon oil contract currently

President David Granger, on Wednesday said that there is no immediate intention to to review the contract between Guyana and ExxonMobil, indicating, however, that...

Japan to grant US$270,510 for 3 projects in Guyana

Three recipient organisations are set to receive grant funding from the Government of Japan, at a total of US$270,510, for three human security projects. According to...

Former sugar workers decry economic state, plead with Govt to reopen estates

A number of former sugar workers are calling on Government to reopen the four closed estates so that jobs could be provided as they...

New scrap metal association calls out Govt over continued ban of the trade

At the official launch of a new association to advocate for the scrap metal trade and other exporters on Tuesday, executives called out the...

Top officials from GPL meeting with family of electrocuted teen

A team comprising of top officials from the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) are presently meeting with the relatives of the 17-year-old male who...

Stating “political affiliation” in order to get insurance is unlawful, discriminatory -PPP

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) says it is querying from the Government and the respective parties involved if it is now a new policy...

MovieTowne vows to support local film industry

“People do business for money, but MovieTowne is an initiative intended to do much more than garner profits.” This are the words of Chairman of...

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Fmr Wales sugar workers picket MOTP, Agriculture Ministry over severance plight

Former Wales sugar workers, this morning, gathered once again in front of the Ministry of the Presidency (MOTP), calling on President David Granger to...

Kohli closing on Viv Richards record

Prolific India batsman Virat Kohli is closing in on a record held by Windies legend Sir Viv Richards as he continues to dominate the...

GPF issues traffic advisory for Mash 2018

The Guyana Police Force is informing members of the public that in order to facilitate activities relating to the Mashramani float parade 2018, the...

Alfonso Thomas named West Indies bowling coach

Cricket West Indies has appointed former South African fast bowler Alfonso Thomas as the bowling coach of the senior men's team. The board made...

Opposition Chief Whip calls for investigation into claims of political interference in Region 1

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) says it is paying keen attention to reports of political interference in the work of the Guyana Registration Office’s...

Carjacking ring: Ex-cop identified as mastermind was dismissed as recruit- Crime Chief

Crime Chief Paul Williams, in an interview with the DPI, clarified that the ‘ex-police’ recently identified as the mastermind behind several carjackings was dismissed...

Mazaruni Prison upgrade moving apace- Samuels

Acting Director of Prisons, Gladwin Samuels, providing an update on the expansion of the Mazaruni Prison said that twelve of the living quarters earmarked...

EYEWITNESS: Return of…

…Kick-down-door bandits The horrific incident over in New Amsterdam of five armed “kick-down-the-door” (KDTD) bandits invading the home behind a modest shop of a couple...

Negotiations for outstanding $5M in GTT shares to end by March- NICIL

After years of back and forth, negotiations for the US$5 Million owed by a Hong Kong company for the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GTT)...

45% of GWI’s operational costs being funded by Govt

Finance Director of the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI), Jajopaul Ram on Monday admitted that Government is funding 45 per cent of the utility company’s...