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Georgetown, Guyana
Thursday, August 6, 2020

Avalon Investment Holdings and Anconia Resources announce strategic investment of US$4.5M from Silvercorp Metals

Avalon Investment Holdings Ltd., the holder of an indirect 100% interest in the Omai Gold Mine in Guyana, is pleased to announce that it...

Civil society condemns Green for advising Granger to shun Constitution

Recent comments by People’s National Congress (PNC) stalwart Hamilton Green that President David Granger must “put aside” the Constitution and act, continue to draw...

Leading environmental consultants enter partnership to provide support to Guyana’s oil sector

ERM Guyana Inc., an affiliate of ERM, a leading sustainability consultancy, announced that it has entered an agreement with Guyana-based Environmental Management Consultants (EMC)...

Sugar workers frustrated with GuySuCo’s financial woes

Sugar workers are growing frustrated with the financial woes of the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) since it is resulting in the nonpayment of their...

GWI warns against illegal connections

The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) has issued a serious warning against residents  tampering with their connections as this could attract stiff penalties for persons...

Alistair Routledge takes up post as new President of ExxonMobil Guyana

Alistair Routledge has taken up his new post as President of ExxonMobil Guyana after serving in a similar role in Qatar over the past...

GPL announces extension of business hours

The Guyana Power and Light Inc. has announced an extension of its business hours. See full statement from GPL below: Pursuant to the phased reopening guidelines...

PSC urges GECOM to move with haste in recount-based elections declaration

Following is a statement from the Private Sector Commission (PSC) The Private Sector Commission (PSC) welcomes the comprehensive and detailed decision and rulings of the...

CAL issues notice for travellers to Jamaica

Caribbean Airlines (CAL) is warning travellers to Jamaica that they will not be allowed to travel without meeting the requirements outlined by the Ministry...

The oil-and-gas situation in Guyana goes from bad to worse

By David Blackmon (Senior Contributor, Forbes) As I wrote earlier this month, the future of the nascent oil and gas industry in the South American...

Recent Articles

Ocean View exposé could amount to criminal conduct – AG Nandlall

Attorney General Anil Nandlall says his government is actively considering a lawyer’s letter from the owner of the Ocean View Hotel, Wilfred Rambarran who...

Major reshuffling of Police Force; Blanhum back as Crime Chief 

Days after Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali was sworn in as the 9th Executive President of Guyana, there has been major changes within the hierarchy...

Gross mismanagement of Natural Resources Ministry reported during visit by new Minister

The recently appointed Minister of Natural Resources Vickram Bharrat on Thursday 6th August 2020, met with the Heads of the various agencies under the...

Fast-tracking land titling project among priorities for Minister Sukhai

Newly-appointed Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai, has said her priorities include ensuring that the Land Titling Project which had started under the previous...

Ocean View Hotel owner claims he still owns building, demands millions in rent

Owner of the Ocean View Hotel, Wilfred Rambarran is claiming that he still owns the building which was compulsorily acquired under the David Granger...

Health Ministry revamping COVID-19 response

New Health Minister, Dr. Frank Anthony has disclosed that one of his immediate actions as the minister responsible for the sector is to implement...

OPINION: Challenges facing the new Government of Guyana

By Sir Ronald Sanders The one upside of the challenges facing the government of Guyana after a five-month impasse in declaring the result of general...

Minister Manickchand engages senior education officials

New Minister of Education Priya Manickchand has hit the ground running. On her first official day at work (Friday) she met with the senior staff...

Over 40,000 rapid test kits, other Covid-19 supplies arrive in Guyana

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig, last evening, handed over a quantity of essential medical supplies to the...

Single mother gets boost to kick-start business venture

Shamika Henry, a mother of one, on Tuesday received a quantity of cosmetology equipment from the Social Protection Ministry, through its Gender Affairs Bureau...