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Georgetown, Guyana
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

120 employees on the breadline as GTT restructures

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT), has today announced that 120 positions in its company would be made redundant over the next 12...

Metric system of measurement needs to be used exclusively- GNBS

The Ministry of Business and the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) are urging relevant stakeholders to use the Metric System, which is the...

New Thriving Restaurant’s Providence branch opens

... as President lauds vibrant Chinese investment President David Granger described Chinese investment in Guyana as vibrant at the launch of the New Thriving Restaurant...

Punitive parking meter measures, clamping vehicles, issuing fines suspended

... until further consultations held- Harmon Following the engagement with President David Granger on the highly controversial parking meter project, the Mayor and City Council...

T&T eyes opportunities in Guyana’s oil sector

President of the Trinidad and Tobago's Energy Chamber, Dr Thackwray Driver, has urged companies in that country to capitalise on the many opportunities now...

GPOC in collaboration with Swift Shipping launches Online Mailbox Service

Minister of Public Telecommunications, Catherine Hughes, today congratulated the Guyana Post Office Cooperation (GPOC) for taking steps to modernise its operations by launching its...

Anti-Parking Meter protest gains traction

The Movement Against Parking Meters (MAPM) held its second protest today and saw a much larger crowd of persons coming out in support of...

Movement Against Parking Meters to protest again today in front of City Hall

-President orders fees be reduced -MAPM says deal needs to be scrapped, mulling legal action The Movement Against Parking Meters (MAPM) has called for persons...

Intriguing that private firms interested in Skeldon’s “ticking time bomb” estate- GAWU

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) says it has taken note of various media reports highlighting that an Indian and Trinidadian firm...

60 hinterland airstrips to receive 14% VAT exemption – GRA

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) says it has cleared the way for a number of hinterland airstrips to be exempted from applying the 14...

Recent Articles

Unequivocal calls for revocation of parking contract in MAPM’s 4th protest

Supporters of the Movement Against Parking Meters (MAPM) took to the streets today to, as they say, "mourn the death of the city" since...

Presidential term limit unconstitutional: Court of Appeal upholds Justice Chang’s decision 2 to 1

The Guyana Court of Appeal during a ruling today upheld the decision of former Chief Justice Ian Chang that the presidential term limit was...

President Trump congratulates Guyana on 47th Republic Day Anniversary

The following letter was sent to President David Granger on behalf of the people of the United States: Dear Mr. President: On behalf of the...

Morning downpour inundates sections of the city

The heavy downpour, this morning, once again resulted in some city streets being flooded. However, the water has already started to recede in most...

Guyana signs US$40m loan agreement with IDB

Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan, yesterday, signed four loan agreements with the Inter-American Development Bank to secure US$40 million in developmental resources to finance...

List of players sold and unsold at IPL auction 2017

  Sixty-six players sold in 2017 auction Sold players INR 1 crore = INR 100 lakh = INR 10000000 = USD 149254 approx INR 1 lakh = INR...

Kim Jong-nam killing: Senior N Korea diplomat named as suspect

(BBC) Malaysian police have named a senior North Korean embassy official they want to question in connection with the killing of Kim Jong-nam. Hyon Kwang...

Trump invites Trinidad PM to Washington

Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley got a surprise call from American President Donald Trump during which the leader of the twin-island...

Man perishes in house fire at Timehri

An alleged alcoholic perished in an early morning blaze at Timehri, East Bank Demerara, shortly after threatening to set his property alight. According to Fire...

More details needed on oil wealth distribution plans – UK envoy

The Government should provide more details and specifics about where they plan to invest proceeds from the commercialisation of the oil industry. This is...