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Friday, November 15, 2019

GTI, GITC building foundations for oil and gas sector

The Guyana Technical Institute (GTI) and the Guyana Industrial Training Centre (GITC) are gearing up with a host of training programmes to service the...

Penalties normally excluded from local content policy – Bynoe

Director of the Energy Department, Dr Mark Bynoe has responded to criticisms about the lack of penalties in the country's local content policy. “The Local...

Guyana to be represented at entrepreneurial competition in Saudi Arabia

Outliers Zone will be representing Guyana and the Caribbean as a finalist at the Entrepreneurial World Cup (EWC), slated for November 12 to 15,...

Substandard food items refused entry into Guyana – GA-FDD

The Government Analyst-Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) has once again clamped down on local business for importing substandard food items from foreign countries. The...

GWI engineers being trained to use modern technology for ground water exploration, well drilling

Several Engineers attached to the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) have gathered at the company’s Head office in Georgetown to undergo a two-day training in...

Guyana Restaurant Week returns this month

Guyana Restaurant Week has returned, and will begin on November 22 to December 1. The event is organised by the Tourism and Hospitality Association of...

Disease outbreak triggers restriction on imported lettuce

The National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) will be restricting the importation of romaine lettuce, due to the outbreak of the E. coli...

DPI intensifies boycott of Guyana Times, Stabroek News on ads

Having experienced discrimination in relation to the distribution of State advertisements since the assumption of the APNU/AFC coalition into office in 2015, the side-lining...

Oil and gas bring important transformative agenda – Irfaan Ali

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Irfaan Ali, says that the budding oil and gas sector will bring a transformation agenda...

Civil society to have role in ensuring transparency, accountability – Ali

With concerns mounting over the use of the much-anticipated riches that Guyana will be reaping from its budding oil and gas sector, Presidential Candidate...

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Troy Resources operations remain closed

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Trini jailed for faking kidnapping files appeal

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Collect salary increases – Jagdeo to public servants

— labels claims of PPP reversing increases as “lies” — concerned thousands will lose jobs to sustain salary increases Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Thursday described...