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Thursday, September 19, 2019

GTT under fire for switching from paper bills to electronic system

  The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GTT) Company came under fire today at a Public Utilities Commission (PUC) hearing for moving ahead with its new...

CJIA air bridges temporarily suspended

The Passengers Boarding Bridges at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) has been temporarily suspended to facilitate additional works under the expansion project. The announcement...

GTT urges customers to pay bill on time

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) is urging customers to pay their bills on time, reminding that prompt payment can positively impact their...

JetBlue to offer direct flights from Guyana to NY in April 2020

US Carrier, JetBlue earlier today announced that as part of its expansion in Latin America and Caribbean, it will launch its services between John...

GPL admits it cannot purchase outside power

…licence has to be amended The Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Incorporated on Sunday said it is unable to purchase power from any private company...

Another major oil find offshore Guyana to be announced this week

Another major oil find is expected to be announced in the coming days, according to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Guyana Office for...

NICIL warns about “fake brokers” selling State assets

The National Industrial and Commercial and Investments Limited (NICIL), acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Colvin Heath-London is appealing to the general public to beware...

Govt, private sector discuss relief efforts for hurricane-hit Bahamas

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has assured that “all stops will be pulled out” to send aid to the hurricane-ravaged The Bahamas. This assurance was...

India awaiting new licensing round for Guyana’s oil blocks

Indian companies are eagerly awaiting a fresh round of licensing for oil blocks offshore Guyana. This is according to Indian High Commissioner to Guyana Dr...

Minister Patterson refuses to meet with Berbice Bridge Company to discuss possible sale

Minister of Public Infrastructure David Patterson has refused to meet with officials of the Berbice Bridge Company Inc. (BBCI) to discuss his government's offer...

Recent Articles

Opposition “disappointed” with February 2020 timeline

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo this afternoon expressed disappointment with the proposed February 2020 elections timeline. However, he noted that the People's Progressive Party will work...

Under pressure, President says not in breach of Constitution

In response to the strongly worded statement by the foreign powers this morning, that the Guyana government is in breach of the country’s Constitution,...

Autopsy finds US-based Guyanese chef was strangled

An autopsy has confirmed that the US-based Guyanese man who was discovered dead in his Kitty, Georgetown apartment on Sunday morning was strangled. Inews understands...

PPP protests “illegal” Govt

Scores of supporters of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) are currently protesting outside of the Pegasus Hotel, Georgetown - where President David Granger...

Guyana Govt in breach of the Constitution – Diplomatic Community

See full statement below: The United States of America Ambassador to Guyana, H.E. Ambassador Sarah-Ann Lynch, United Kingdom High Commissioner to Guyana, H.E. Greg Quinn...

GECOM ready for elections by end of February 2020

The Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has indicted to President David Granger that the entity will be ready for...

‘Put Guyana first’ – ERC urges political stakeholders

The Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) has expressed concerns over the current political impasse regarding the hosting of General and Regional Elections, and is urging...

Boy, 16, found guilty of rape of 6-yr-old

After being found guilty of rape at just 16 years old, Trevlon Frank now awaits his sentencing whilst on remand for the crime. This comes...

Woman rescues 4-year-old grandson as fire razes Plaisance home

A woman and her four-year-old grandson are now homeless after their Plaisance, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home was destroyed by fire early Wednesday night. The...