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Sunday, June 25, 2017

PSC declares loss of confidence in APNU/AFC Govt

Following a meeting hosted between the Private Sector Commission (PSC) and its affiliates earlier this week, the body has come to a resolution that...

Another Essequibo teenager attempts suicide

An 18-year-old from the Essequibo Coast was on Sunday evening rushed to the Suddie Public Hospital after he ingested a quantity of “grass” pesticide...

President favours broadcast digitisation, but stresses media professionalism

-  President Donald Ramotar is fully behind the Caribbean Broadcasting Union’s (CBU) mission to transform the region’s television and radio operations on a digital trajectory,...

Consultants recommend reform of Mining Laws and Regulations

– Consultants have recommended that there be a reform of the existing mining laws and regulations enforced by the Guyana Geology and Mines...

Abusive Relationships: Get out and say no – Min. Webster

Guyanese are being urged to continue its no-tolerance approach to all forms of violence in wake of the recent mauling of three women and...

GRA to get tough with tax defaulters

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has announced that it intends to get tough with tax defaulters and will do so by making full use...

PM’s son-in-law facilitating GuySuCo investment team visit

As uncertainty mounts over the future of the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) with accusations of “secrecy” made against Government following an MoU struck with...

Flood victims protest President’s office demanding $31M compensation

By Tracey Khan Drakes – Residents of Providence, Peter's Hall and Nandy Park along the East Bank corridor this morning (December, 08) protested...

Business Minister disappointed with performance of Go-Invest

- Minister of Business, Dominic Gaskin has expressed his disappointment with the performance of the Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest). He told the Government...

Law changed to make credit reporting more effective

In a move to give financial institutions better access to information contained in financial transactions, the National Assembly on Thursday passed a more enabling...

Recent Articles

Herstelling man crushed to death

deceased was reportedly intoxicated and lying on road A Herstelling, East Bank Demerara man is now dead after he was reportedly crushed to...

Sophia man found dead with stab wound

The body of a Sophia, Greater Georgetown man was discovered late Saturday evening in the area with a stab wound. The dead man has been...

Woman killed, five others injured in Liliendaal accident

A bridal shower outing turned deadly for one of six friends on Saturday evening after the car they were travelling in lost control and...

10-year-old needs life-saving surgery, family seeking help

A mother of three is pleading with corporate and private Guyana to assist her in saving her 10-year-old daughter’s life by donating whatever financial...

China, U.S. agree on aim of ‘complete, irreversible’ Korean denuclearization

(Reuters) China and the United States agreed that efforts to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula should be "complete, verifiable and irreversible", Chinese state media said...

Berbice flooded by heavy rainfall

…Hope Canal saves Mahaica/Mahaicony farmers A deluge which started on Thursday afternoon and continued until Friday morning has left residential areas along the 85-mile length...

1,164 work permits issued in 2016- Felix

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix who has direct responsibilities for the Department of Citizenship within the Ministry of Presidency (MOTP) told the Department of...

Truckers lament deplorable interior roads, economic downturn

Reports of an economic downturn were personified by a group of truck operators who travelled from the interior to Georgetown on Friday to complain...

EYEWITNESS: Diversification…

…in agriculture Once again, your Eyewitness isn’t quite sure why so many persons have their drawers in a knot over the “policies” of the Government....

PME result suggests 8-year-old was strangled to death

The 8-year-old boy whose body was discovered in a shallow marsh in Sophia on Tuesday evening died from asphyxiation due to compression to the...