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Several Jamaican schools dragged before the Court for non-payment of taxes

Several schools are now in hot water after they were dragged before the Sutton Tax Court in Kingston, Jamaica for the non-payment of taxes. The...

T&T Gov’t to appeal High Court ruling on buggery law

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Government will be appealing the High Court ruling that was handed down on Thursday, stating that the...

Lawsuit, as Guyanese child refused chance to sit SEA in Trinidad

Trinidad Express - THE Ministry of Education is being threatened with legal action by the guardians of an 11-year-old boy who claim the child...

T&T PM fires minister

(Trinidad Express) A day after his demotion, Darryl Smith has been dismissed as a Government Minister. His only job now is that of Member of Parliament...

UN agency rolls out regional response to deal with ongoing Venezuelan exodus

UNITED NATIONS (CMC) — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has launched a regional action plan to bolster its response to the exodus from...

CARICOM pursuing regional customs document for harmonised trade

A proposed regional Single Administrative Document (SAD) for CARIFORUM countries is currently under consideration by regional Customs Administrations at the Secretariat of the Caribbean...

6.2 magnitude quake shakes Chile

SANTIAGO, Chile (AFP) — A strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake shook Chile on Tuesday but there was no tsunami alert and no reports of injuries,...

Venezuela forces Copa Airlines to suspend flights

... Airline says it will refund passengers Copa Airlines, a Panamanian company, has announced that due to Venezuela's suspension of the economic, commercial and financial relationship...

Brazil’s Lula ‘will not surrender to police in Curitiba’

Brazil's ex-President Luis Inácio Lula da Silva will not surrender to federal police at their southern HQ despite being ordered by a judge, reports...

Brazil’s Lula must start prison term, Supreme Court rules

Brazil's ex-President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva will be jailed while he appeals against a graft conviction, the Supreme Court has ruled. He is facing...

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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...