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Sunday, December 10, 2017

Woman’s body pulled from trench – at Number 4 Village, Berbice

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a body which was pulled from a trench located in Number 4 Village, Berbice on...

Parties agree to TORs for wages, salaries negotiations for teachers

Weeks after a high-level task force comprising representatives from the Ministries of Education, Finance, Communities, Public Service and Presidency and representatives of the Guyana...

Scores of persons attend light-up of 70-foot Christmas tree

…new tree for Rahaman's Park in the coming days – Rahaman The 12th annual Rahaman’s Park Christmas tree light-up went off without any hitches...

Vessel seized at Port Kaituma a “modernised boat” – Police

Acting Crime Chief, Assistant Commissioner of Police Paul Williams has revealed that the vessel discovered in a creek at Annbisi River in Port Kaituma,...

$18M up for grabs as Digicel launches Christmas promotion

Digicel Guyana on Saturday launched its Christmas promotion at its flagship store at City Mall, Regent and Camp Streets, Georgetown. This promotion will see...

Sabotage suspected after Rahaman’s Park Christmas tree collapses

The annual Christmas tree light-up was nearly halted as sections of the structure came crashing down on Saturday morning in a suspected act of...

GPL operating below industry standard

…energy expert says poor infrastructure crippling company’s ability to go renewable Guyana, in April 2016, signed the Paris Climate Change Agreement amidst public commitments to...

Panic onboard MV Sabanto being investigated

…after fears of vessel sinking in Essequibo River An alarming amount of water accumulated on the lower deck of the MV Sabanto on Thursday as...

Major road upgrades for Region Six underway

Several contracts were recently awarded for major road upgrades in Region Six, East Berbice, Corentyne. Minister of State, Joseph Harmon, during a post-cabinet briefing at...

Outgoing German Ambassador lauds Guyana’s Protocol office

Guyana's Ministry of Foreign Affairs came in for praise during a reception to mark the change in Honorary Consul of Germany to Guyana. On Thursday...

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2 dead in horrific accident at Mahaicony

...as 5 killed in separate accidents today Stephen Phillips, also called ‘Peter Mal,’ of Buxton, ECD and Abbenna Hubbard of Melanie, ECD died when the...

GDF rank dies in accident outside nightclub

…was struck down by minibus at Pouderoyen  A Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Lance Corporal is now dead after he was struck down by an...

Cyclist killed by speeding Policeman – at Rosignol

A West Bank Berbice (WBB) man was killed on Saturday evening after he was struck down by a speeding police officer on the Rosignol...

Motor cyclist killed in Berbice accident, cop detained

A motor cyclist is now dead and the pillion rider critical after their vehicle collided with a car being driven by a police officer...

Growth of manufacturing sector affected by 2017 tax measures- GMSA President

-16 companies honoured at GMSA’s annual awards President of the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Ltd Association (GMSA) Shyam Nokta has highlighted the impact of the 2017...

Significant damage averted as small fire at Giftland Mall contained

A fire of unknown origin which erupted at the Giftland Mall, Turkeyen, East Coast Demerara (ECD) was quickly contained saving the institution from further...

Local businesses have to build capacity to compete with Int’l firms – Jordan

Government is urging local businesses to help themselves by building capacity and actively seeking partnerships with international businesses on their own. This is according to...

Letter: Budget 2018 fails to address fundamental issues of wealth generation, expansion

Dear Editor, Budget 2018, like other budgets presented by the APNU/AFC Government, lacks economic perspicacity and wit. The main findings are: * Low economic growth: Had...

North Korea condemns ‘dotard’ Trump over Jerusalem

SEOUL, South Korea (AFP)— North Korea has lambasted US President Donald Trump for recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital, renewing its description of him as...

Gabriel, Cummins help West Indies rally after Raval 84

By Andrew Fidel Fernando New Zealand 286 for 7 (Raval 84, de Grandhomme 58, Gabriel 3-83) v West Indies (ESPNcricinfo) A measured 84 from Jeet Raval,...