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Monday, February 17, 2020

BDO Chartered Accountants opens office in Guyana

BDO Chartered Accountants on Thursday officially announced the opening of its office in Quamina Street, Georgetown, Guyana. The firm offers audit and assurance services, tax...

Tullow to dismiss workers, close offices after poor results in Guyana, Africa

Tullow Oil will reduce its headcount in Kenya by about 40 per cent as part of a company-wide restructuring following poor performances at its...

Guyana’s first lift of crude set for February

Shell Western Supply and Trading Limited will lift Guyana’s first share of oil from the Liza Phase One Development in the next few days. This...

Eastern Airlines to begin flights on March 5

Eastern Airlines, which was re-branded from Dynamic Airways, has announced that it will start direct flights between Guyana and New York on March 5,...

EPA faces challenges in setting up unit to monitor oil and gas sector

Despite Guyana already into oil production, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is still working to build a specialised unit to monitor the local petroleum...

Local marine cadets head to training on oil and gas vessel

Several cadets from the MatPal Marine Institute will depart today for the Guyana Boat (G-Boat) vessels operated by Edison Chouest Offshore, to satisfy part...

RUSAL dismisses more workers

Just days after RUSAL laid off some 142 workers due to a fuel shortage, the company has now sent home another batch of employees. A...

Guyana, Albania sign visa waiver MOU

The Governments of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana and the Republic of Albania signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the Exemption of Visa...

GCCI, Jamaica Chamber of Commerce express disappointment in Caricom

…over having to pursue regional partnerships independently The Caribbean Community (Caricom) Secretariat is not doing enough for its member states in relation to promoting and...

Banks DIH interested in auto sales, energy sector

Local food and beverage manufacturing company Banks DIH Limited on Saturday announced plans to enter the energy and auto sales industries, noting that it...

Recent Articles

APNU/AFC policies do not support wealth, job creation – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has stated that the APNU/AFC coalition over the past five years has implemented policies that do not support the creation...

Jude Bentley’s daughter tells of pain of losing both parents on same road 13...

“It feels unreal,” said 18-year-old Jada Bentley as she reflected on the gruesome deaths of both of her parents. Her mother, Melissa Yenkana, was struck...

Police find illegal gun, ammo in city  

Police ranks conducting a mobile patrol in Georgetown on Friday (February 14, 2020) discovered an unlicensed firearm along with matching ammunition. The illegal weapon was...

Motorcycle bandits rob ECD supermarket

Police on the East Coast of Demerara (ECD) are on the hunt for two men who stormed into the Monica Supermarket located at Non-Pariel...

1 dead, 2 others hospitalised after being struck by car on Corentyne Road

A 16-year-old girl died this morning after she and her 14-year-old sister along with another young child were struck by a car on the...

Corentyne teacher robbed during home invasion

The headteacher of the Kildonan Primary School is now fearful after bandits invaded her home at Lancaster Village, Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six. Shereen Ali was...

Linden minibus driver fined for traffic offences

A Wismar, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) minibus driver was fined $32,500 by Magistrate Annette Singh when he appeared at the Linden Magistrate’s Court...

Banks DIH mulls setting up technical institute

Beverage giant Banks DIH Limited says it is currently discussing the possibility of establishing a private Technical and Vocational Education and Training Institution (TVET). This...

Jagdeo says new Marriott deal lacks transparency, an elections gimmick

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo contends that the new deal to build a Marriott-branded hotel at Ogle, Greater Georgetown lacks transparency and is merely an...

Marcus Bisram case: Witness gives evidence, cross-examination goes into evening

By: Andrew Carmichael Evidence by the lone witness, who has been mandated to take the stand and give evidence in the Marcus Bisram trial for...