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Sunday, August 6, 2017

Illegal mining at Kaieteur National Park: Several arrested in Govt clamp down

President David Granger has ordered officers from the Guyana Police Force (GPF); the Guyana Defence Force (GDF); and the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission...

Climate Change and Food Security Institute launched

at Critchlow Labour College  One of Guyana’s oldest training institutions, the Critchlow Labour College (CLC), has moved to establish the Guyana Climate Change and...

Global march in support of Science

March for Science: Protesters gather worldwide to support 'evidence' (CNN) Crowds massed in the US capital and around the world Saturday to support science...

Citizens have a duty to protect the earth’s resources to ensure sustenance – President...

In recognition of International Earth Day, which will be observed tomorrow (22 April), the Ministry of the Presidency, Department of Environment, held a  special ceremony ...

Office of climate change launches entity logo

The Office of Climate Change in the Ministry of Presidency today launched the official logo of the entity which was designed in the context...

$48M grid solar powered PV systems earmarked for 9 public institutions- GEA

...says will save Govt over $8M annually after 6 years payback period The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education (MoE)...

From import to export: Local farmer changing the tide, producing Bell peppers

By: Delicia Haynes Bell peppers, the large green red and yellow ones that are imported, are now being grown locally and are being sold at...

Exxon Mobil confirms new oil discovery in Snoek well offshore Guyana

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced today positive results on the Snoek well offshore Guyana, confirming a new discovery on the Stabroek Block. Drilling...

Transparency in oil and gas sector important- President

...says Opposition, populace must be involved President David Granger has informed ExxonMobil’s wwExecutives of Government’s commitment to the development of Guyana’s oil and gas sector...

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...

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