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Sunday, December 10, 2017

APNU+AFC gears up for LGE

– The APNU+AFC coalition has already commenced its preparations for Local Government Elections (LGE) scheduled to be held on March 18, 2016. According to...

Govt engaging Exxon over use of natural gas for power generation

ExxonMobil and the Guyana Government on Wednesday wrapped up another round of high-level technical talks aimed at looking at the feasibility of using natural...

Selman joins PPP Camp; says she suffered worst forms of abuse in APNU

By Fareeza Haniff – Former member of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), Africo Selman has joined the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC),...

Challenge to Presidential limitation is a ‘smokescreen’ – Nigel Hughes

By Fareeza Haniff – Attorney – at – Law and Chairman of the Alliance For Change (AFC), Nigel Hughes believes that the recent...

Finance Minister spends money without Parliamentary approval

  By Kurt Campbell – Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh has restored monies that were disapproved by the National Assembly in the 2014 Budget, according...

Paramakatoi gets $80.5M primary school

– The Paramakatoi Primary School in Region 8, built at a cost of $80.5M was commissioned by President Donald Ramotar during a visit...

Govt’ willing to ‘tie hands with the devil’ to avoid further delay of AML...

-   Head of the Presidential Secretariat and Cabinet Secretary, Dr. Roger Luncheon is hopeful that the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of...

Rohee threatens legal action against Harmon

By Kurt Campbell – Home Affairs Minister Clement Rohee on Monday (February 17) hinted his intention to take legal action against Opposition Member of...

$90.4M well commissioned at Manchester; to serve more than 2,000 residents

- Residents of Manchester, Lancaster and Liverpool, located in East Berbice-Corentyne, Region Six, are now accessing potable water, following the commissioning of a...

Dr. Luncheon not up to date with the happenings in Guyana – Granger

  By Kurt Campbell –Leader of the Opposition, David Granger believes that Head of the Presidential Secretariat, Dr .Roger Luncheon may not be up –...

Recent Articles

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,...