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Guyana seeks Islamic Development Bank funding for small hydropower plants

The Government of Guyana has applied to the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) for financial support for the Hinterland Electrification Programme, and intends to use...

Eyewitness: Dead end…

…on Caricom? A veteran European analyst, writing on the Caribbean in another newspaper, was pretty bleak about Caricom’s fortunes in the days ahead. In a...

2 more Covid deaths, 62 new cases

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the...

UG launches “UG Cares” App to provide relief to flood-affected citizens

The University of Guyana (UG), in collaboration with Unity.GY has launched an App titled “UG Cares” which seeks to match the needs of flood-affected...

Motie aiming to make a name for himself representing GAW

Gudakesh Motie will now gear up for the Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) in the 2021 edition of the Hero CPL and according to the...

Over $577M in contracts signed for additional works at CJIA

Three contracts totalling over $577M were today signed by the Ministry of Public Works for additional works to be done at the Cheddi Jagan...

Process to acquire birth certificates made easier with amended law

The process to acquire a birth certificate has now been made easier with the passage of the Registration of Births and Deaths (Amendment) Bill...

Off duty cops can be terminated for breaching Covid curfew

Even though police officers are listed as essential workers who are allowed to operate beyond national curfew hours, off duty ranks can face severe...

Dr Cummings urges public to take vaccine during APNU+AFC protest against Covid-19 measures

Former Public Health Minister Dr Karen Cummings – during an APNU+AFC-organised protest against the recent Covid-19 measures announced by the Guyana Government – has...

Letter: Come on Mr Mayor, stop being so petty

Dear Editor, I listened today (Tuesday) with complete horror and distress to the most recent press conference hosted by the Mayor and a few Councillors...