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Friday, April 28, 2017

BREAKING: Fire erupts at Noble House Seafoods, fuel tanks destroyed

Fire fighters are vigorously working to contain a disastrous fire in the compound of Noble House Seafoods at Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara. Inews understands that...

Miners want relief, operating under severe constraints- GGDMA

...question if this the good life that was promised Below is a statement by the The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association calling...

Bosai’s US$400M Manganese mine expects to ship 350,000 tonnes per year

..once up and running at Matthews Ridge in Region 1 in 2018 Members of the Board of Directors of  Bosai Minerals Group including Steven Ma...

‘Flash Flood warning is in effect’-hydromet office

Based on a statement from the hydrometeorological office, low lying areas throughout the Regions should brace themselves for floods as continuous downpours throughout tonight...

Department of Environment launched

– integrates 6 agencies President David Granger was on hand on Wednesday to formally launch the Department of Environment, one of several sub-agencies and ministries...

3 illegal mining operations shut down in Regions 8, 9- GGMC

-They were reportedly responsible for water pollution in the areas outlined A visit to the Region 9 communities of Karasabai and Yurong Paru, and Monkey...

Land reclamation to be aggressively pursued – Trotman

Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman said he would petition the Ministry of Finance to set aside a greater portion of the gold royalties...

Guyana closer to crafting national climate change policy

Guyana is crafting a national climate change policy with assistance from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). Head of the Office of Climate Change, Janelle Christian,...

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...

Region 2 flooding- Agri Minister oblivious to the struggles of farmers- AFC Councillor

Agriculture Minister Noel Holder seems to be oblivious to the struggles of farmers in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) who are severely affected by the widespread...

Recent Articles

Several rescued after being stranded for hours on the Essequibo River

Several passengers were stranded for  hours on Friday morning in the middle of the Essequibo River. The passengers were at the time traveling from Parika...

Florida National Guard Brigadier General visits Guyana …hosts sexual assault prevention workshop

In observation of “Sexual Assault Awareness Month,” Brigadier General Mike Canzoneri, Commander of the Florida Army National Guard (FLARNG), and a team of subject...

Jamaica monitoring US border wall funding Act

(Jamaica Observer) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade has indicated that it is fully aware that a draft Bill entitled “HR 1813...

FIFA opens probe into head of Caribbean Football Union

(Reuters) A member of FIFA’s audit and compliance committee was handed a provisional 90-day ban from football on Friday, a day after pleading guilty...

Over 840 children saved from being separated from their family during first quarter, says...

The Child Care and Protection Agency (CPA), has recorded significant successes during the first quarter of 2017. According to GINA, Director of the agency, Ann...

Feel bad when we can’t win for our management – Samson

Delhi Daredevils became the second team in three days to be at the receiving end of a chastening lesson: never drop Robin Uthappa's catch....

Nandlall says charge should have never been filed since there is a High Court...

...over the ownership of the law books Former Attorney General and attorney- at-law, Anil Nandlall- who was on Thursday arrested by the Special Organised Crime...

Mexican woman, 116, gets bank card after being deemed ‘too old’

(BBC) - A Mexican bank has said it will let a 116-year-old woman open a bank account, after originally rejecting her for being too...

Letter: GAWU urges Govt Information Director to be better acquainted with sugar industry

Dear Editor, The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) wishes to refer to an article appearing in the April 26, 2017 Guyana Chronicle titled...

Police re-capture man who escaped their custody at the Ruimveldt outpost

A prisoner's bid to escape police custody was on Friday morning foiled due to quick action by the police. However, observers are contending that the...