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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Cabinet to examine proposal to ban single-use plastics- Harmon

Minister of State, Joseph Harmon, on Monday announced that the Department of the Environment (DoE) is working on a proposal consisting of measures, which...

$360M drainage pump station commissioned at Lusignan

East Coast of Demerara residents can now expect faster relief from intermittent flood waters after heavy rainfall, following the construction of  a $360M drainage...

Nandlall takes DPP to task on discontinuation of private charges against Gov’t Ministers

...says no known legal requirement that allegation must first be reported to Police and advice of the DPP sought The Director of Public Prosecutions’...

VAT on exports: PSC, GMSA, GCCI, GREMA, FPA call out Gov’t over move

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) on Monday expressed extreme dissatisfaction over the announced intention of Government to disallow exporters the right to re-claim the...

Charges against Lawrence, Norton discontinued by the DPP

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack on Monday discontinued the case filed by People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Members of Parliament, Vickram Bharrat...

PPP to SARA: Irresponsible to say Billions lost without providing evidence

People's Progressive Party Chief Whip, Gail Teixeira has responded to the last letter sent out by Director of the State Asset Recovery Agency (SARA)...

GWI shelterbelt to get US$3.5M rehabilitation

More than sixty years after its first major rehabilitation, the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) will receive another set of rehabilitative works, Chief Executive Officer (CEO),...

PNC’s call for new house-to-house registration reeks of desperation- PPP

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) says the calls by the General Secretary of the People’s National Congress (PNC), Amna Ally, for a new house-to-house...

Rose Hall Town Council instructed by LGC to rescind hiring of Town Clerk

The Rose Hall Town Council has been ordered by the Local Government Commission (LGC) to rescind the hiring of a Town Clerk for the...

$30B loan: GuySuCo lays out direction without concrete plan, GAWU pleased

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) says it was able to get a firmer understanding of plans by the Guyana Sugar Corporation...

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CWI set for talks with exiled quartet

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Cricket West Indies chief executive, Johnny Grave, plans to meet with a quartet of exiled players following the...

US Judge rules against ending programme to protect Dreamers

WASHINGTON, United States (AP) — A federal judge has ruled against the Trump administration's decision to end a programme protecting some young immigrants from...

Strong team shortlisted for Bolivia Volleyball Invitational

As the Bolivia Volleyball Invitational looms nearer, some 16 males were shortlisted to be part of the national senior team who will represent Guyana...

Gold medalist Doris says ‘doing well for the country is always important’

Guyana, a country undoubtedly beaming with talented sportsmen and women, more often than not finds one thing challenging: transferring domestic dominance to the international...

Lindener to serve 2 counts of life in prison for raping 8-y-o girl

A trade unionist was jailed after he was found guilty on two counts of rape on Tuesday. The jury returned with a guilty verdict,...

No tax amnesty for Billions owed by GSL – GRA

One month after Guyana Stores Limited (GSL) lost its legal battle against the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), regarding the payment of Corporation Tax, it...

UG introduces refrigerant management course

The University of Guyana (UG) today launched a refrigerant management and equipment presentation course that teaches new and emerging technologies to replace chemicals that...

Kitty Roundabout nearing completion

The Kitty Roundabout is about a month away from completion. This is according to Senior Engineer at the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Sherod Parkinson. “We’re...

45 indigenous communities to be titled, demarcated

The Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs has successfully completed the investigations for 45 hinterland communities identified for land titling and demarcation. This was confirmed...

Vessel seized with smuggled fuel to pay $36M in taxes- GRA

A shipping vessel which was discovered with over 200,000 gallons of suspected smuggled fuel during last week will have to pay some $36 million...