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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Private sector bodies say conditions in Guyana not favourable to invest

...in response to Finance Minister's criticisms Private sector players have taken umbrage at Finance Minister Winston Jordan’s scathing criticisms of their willingness and ability to...

Keeping Thomas as SARA’s Director confirms political mandate to witch-hunt- PPP

The People Progressive Party (PPP) says that the assertions by members of the incumbent Administration that the State Asset Recovery Agency (SARA) would be...

Stabroek Wharf rehab: plans afoot to relocate vendors, minibus park

- Uncertainty abounds over whether move permanent or temporary Over 500 vendors and the minibus park located at the Stabroek Wharf will soon have...

Economy still in a slump, Govt working on reversing slowdown- Harmon

...says by pumping "huge sums of money into the economy” State Minister, Joseph Harmon on Thursday said that the government is taking every step to...

Two of former President Donald Ramotar’s children sent on admin leave

Two of former President Donald Ramotar’s children, Lisaveta and Alvaro Ramotar have been sent on administrative leave from their respective posts. In both cases, the...

Cops probing alleged plot to assassinate President – Harmon

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has launched an investigation into an alleged assassination plot against the President of Guyana, David Granger. This was confirmed by...

GTT calls for Govt to enforce law on Digicel’s ‘illegal’ bypass operations

...reiterates call for independent audit   GTT on Wednesday reiterated its contentions against it competitor Digicel, doubling down on it claims that Digicel was operating...

Ambiguity, unconstitutionality of SARA Bill will be removed by PPP- Jagdeo

If the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) is re-elected, they may keep the State Assets Recovery Agency (SARA) Bill of 2017 active, but only after...

Opposition Leader edges closer to submitting new list of nominees for GECOM chair

Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has indicated that he is one step closer to submitting a new list of nominees to President David Granger...

‘Oppressive’ 14% VAT on logging: Gov’t to restrict importation of pinewood as countermeasure –...

...says in light of complaints received from logging associations The Ministry of Natural Resources says it is looking to restrict the importation of pinewood as...

Recent Articles

Alleged assassination plot: Police awaiting phone records of two individuals at centre of probe

Crime Chief Wendell Blanhum, today, said investigators have been taking all the necessary steps to expedite the investigation into the alleged plot to assassinate...

Gold Board probe: Lisaveta Ramotar visits SOCU with lawyer to clear up ‘inaccurate statements’

General Manager of the Guyana Gold Board Lisaveta Ramotar- who was sent on administrative leave as investigations into allegations of money laundering and the...

White House readies order to quit NAFTA: administration official

By Steve Holland | WASHINGTON (Reuters) The White House is considering a draft executive order to withdraw the United States from the North American Free...

NYPD detective charged in Queens drunken driving crash that killed Guyanese woman

Prosecutors charged an off-duty NYPD detective who killed a 22-year-old Guyanese woman in a booze-fueled crash in Queens with criminally negligent homicide during a...

President Granger meets Queen Elizabeth

President David Granger earlier today, during a meeting with Her Majesty, Elizabeth II Queen of the United Kingdom. (MotP photo). (More details to follow)

Exciting investment prospects in Guyana at the moment …President tells UK business community

President David Granger said that Guyana, for long term development, has the most exciting investments prospects in the Caribbean and added that the country...

GAWU denied police permission to organize protest at Enterprise/Non Pariel

...says action does not augur well for Guyana's democratic future A public march organized by the Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) to take...

Uthappa propels Knight Riders to No. 1

Kolkata Knight Riders 184 for 3 (Uthappa 87, Gambhir 62) beat Rising Pune Supergiant 182 for 5 (Smith 51, Kuldeep 2-31) by seven wickets A...

Relatives of 14-yr-old claim Police brutality

...during investigations into robbery matter A 14-year-old boy was on Monday allegedly beaten by Police officers attached to the Springlands Police Station in Corentyne, Berbice,...

GGDMA says its disappointed with treatment of APNU Administration

The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association has asserted that since its establishment in 1983 it has shared cordial and respectful relationships with...