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‘Political impasse taking a toll on economy; creating hardships for all’ – Manufacturing body

The Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA), has joined in urging the various stakeholders to resolve the current impasse delaying the end of the...

Georgetown Mayor says ‘still consulting stakeholders’ over calls to impose curfew on city

STATEMENT BY THE MAYOR OF GEORGETOWN, PANDIT UBRAJ NARINE As of Monday, 30 March 2020, I have come under tremendous criticism after I informed the...

GTT to close all locations from April 1

The Guyana Telephone Telegraph Company Limited (GTT) has announced that it will be closing all of its stores from Wednesday, April 1, as part...

Mayor Ubraj Narine defends decision not to ‘lockdown’ city

While some municipalities in Guyana have initiated a curfew or lockdown measures to guard against the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Mayor of Georgetown...

CORONAVIRUS: Linden announces curfew for people, businesses

The Linden Mayor and Town Council has imposed a curfew for people as well as businesses operating in the township, in a bid to...

Private sector demands copies of Region Four SOPs

With elections results delayed by almost a month, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) has now demanded that the contentious Statements of Poll (SOPs) for...

CORONAVIRUS: Giftland Mall to close temporarily from April 1

Amid the coronavirus threat in Guyana, the Giftland Mall has announced that it will be temporarily closed from April 1 until further notice. However, the...

COVID-19: Republic Bank reduces interest rates, defers loan payments for up to 6 mths

Due to the coronavirus threat and the impact it is having on individuals and the national economy as a whole, Republic Bank Guyana has...

NAMILCO advises customers to cease “panic buying” of flour

The National Milling Company of Guyana Incorporated (NAMILCO) is urging its customers to end their panic buying of flour. In a notice to the public,...

‘The truth always triumphs’ – PSC head says only way political chaos will end...

Chairman of the Private Sector Commission, Captain Gerry Gouveia on Thursday addressed the current elections debacle facing the nation, where he emphasized the need...

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GAW advice on COVID-19

The management and key players, both domestic and overseas, of the Guyana Amazon Warriors cricket team are calling on members of the public to...

Rowley disappointed, concerned over political situation in Guyana

One of Guyana’s closest bilateral partner, Trinidad and Tobago, has expressed concerns and worry over the current political impasse in Guyana that has been...

Guyana first country to roll out COVID-19 shutdown without cohesive Economic Relief Measures implemented...

By Nigel Hinds With our country's democratic electoral system being bludgeoned on a daily basis; we now have an illegitimate government; imposing a one-month countrywide...

MoPH issues emergency measures to tackle COVID-19

All citizens must be indoors by 6pm   Full Statement: These emergency measures are made pursuant to the paragraphs (1) and (2)(b) of the Direction by...

Recount of votes “an important step to grant legitimacy” to electoral process – OAS

Following the decision of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to proceed with recounting the votes cast in the March 2, General and Regional Elections,...

GPL suspends disconnections, meter readings until May 4

See full statement: 2020 April 3, Georgetown, Guyana: Pursuant to our press release dated March 16, 2020, the Guyana Power and Light Inc. offers the...

Union asks GuySuCo to temporarily suspend operations over Coronavirus threat

Several sugar workers of the Albion Estate have staged a protest calling on the Guyana Sugar Cooperation (GuySuCo) to put measures in place to...

Health Ministry to launch self-testing app for COVID-19

The Ministry of Public Health will soon launch an App which will allow persons to self-test for COVID-19. This is expected to be rolled out...

Coronavirus cases in Guyana jump to 23

As of April 2, the number of confirmed Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Guyana have now jumped to 23. This was disclosed by Deputy Chief Medical...

‘Struggle for vote recount continues’ – Jagdeo says recount should be televised

General Secretary of the Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) Bharrat Jagdeo, today, (Friday), assured the nation that the party will continue the struggle to...