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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Govt peddling misleading information to the public – Jagdeo

...says in relation to the Integrity Commission Act amendment Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has indicated that  Ministers from the incumbent Administration have been peddling...

Bulkan revokes Linden Town Clerk’s appointment

Linden Town Clerk Jonellor Bowen, today received from the Communities Minister Ronald Bulkan a letter revoking her appointment for a position she held since...

APNU/AFC officials implicated in multimillion-dollar fraud

The Police have been called in to investigate fraud unearthed at the Mahaicony Abary Rice Development Scheme (MARDS). This publication understands that two A Partnership...

GECOM Chair: Minister’s brother challenges President’s eligibility criteria

Businessman Marcel Gaskin has moved to the High Court to challenge the constitutionality of President David Granger’s reasoning behind his rejection of Opposition Leader...

IPA awarded $36.5M contract without licence to import

… danger of dumping pre qualification criteria exposed Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence has revealed that in 2016 and 2017, several firms were awarded contracts...

Granger’s criteria considered an ‘imposition on the Constitution’ – PPP

GECOM’s chairmanship …as civil society finds difficulty in identifying candidates Civil society is finding much difficulty in identifying candidates to President David Granger’s likings since his...

Central Govt suspends parking meter by-laws, instructs police to protect vehicles

-Bulkan says Cabinet decision was a done deal despite M&CC's legal opinion  With the the Mayor and City Council (M&CC) indecisive in complying with Communities...

$605M Pharma scandal update: GPHC’s CEO reportedly gamed bids for favoured company

Multiple investigations, including Police probes, have been launched into a number of the drug procurement scandals under the Public Health Ministry, including the most recent...

GPHC Board launches investigation into $605M sole sourcing scandal- Lawrence

The Minister of Public Health told a conference with media operatives today that the Board of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) has launched...

$605M Pharma scandal: There are grounds for Lawrence’s dismissal- PPP

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has made an aggressive call for the governing Board of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC), to provide information,...

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PPP says IMF’s report validates their economic position

... that the local economy is in trouble The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has released its Concluding Statement detailing its 2017 findings on Guyana's economic...

Kero lamp explosion leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

The explosion of a kerosene lamp at an East Coast Berbice home has left a father dead and one of his two sons in...

Protest action looms over ban on used tyres

...as GUTA says it will affect jobs, revenue, increase costs With government's April 1, deadline approaching for the ban of all used tyres, members...

AG denies making death threats to judge

...says contemplating suing media houses, Nandlall - Nandlall stands by his statement, welcomes Court action The Attorney General Basil Williams, SC, has rejected the allegations...

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...

GCCI announces newly-elected Exec Management Committee for 2017/2018

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry has announced the composition of its newly elected Executive Management Committee for 2017-2018.   According to a release...

Pakistanis fined, deported for presenting forged documents

Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan fined two Pakistani men $100,000 each on Thursday morning for uttering false documents to a Fly Jamaica Airline representative at...

T&T businesswoman found stabbed to death

(Trinidad Express) A 65-year-old businesswoman was found stabbed to death at her home yesterday. Petra Manwaring was discovered dead on the kitchen floor of her...

Letter: Why is Basil Williams still on the job!

In the history of Guyana's politics many morbid stories have been told of The PNC's actions in and out of power much to the horror...

“Biggy” denies rape, robbery allegations

Carlos Wesley Payne, called “Biggy”, took the stand on Thursday where he denied that he carried out a rape while executing a robbery at...