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Thursday, July 19, 2018

LCDS earned money for Guyana, Green State Strategy will hemorrhage treasury- Jagdeo

...says if PPP elected in 2020 it will be shelved  “It will add cost. I disagree with its fundamental premise. The premise which brings cost...

GBTI’s Anna Regina Branch celebrates 20 years of service

GBTI's Anna Regina Branch on Friday celebrated 20 years of service to the people of Region Two, Pomeroon/Supenaam. On July 13, 1998, the Bank opened...

Guyana’s short-term financing needs should be carefully managed, as long-term buoyed by oil- IMF

"Reducing the costs of doing business, strengthening private sector confidence, and advancing productivity-enhancing reforms are essential for sustaining growth in the short-term, and for...

Persons urged to report double fares being charged by Georgetown/Vreed-en-Hoop speedboats

A number of passengers traversing the Georgetown- Vreed-en-Hoop Stellings, have complained of the double fare being imposed on them on Sundays and holidays. INews received...

PPP says Govt in a position to save BBCI, rejects their attempts to lay...

The Opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has called on the Government to stop blaming it for the troubles the Berbice Bridge Company Inc (BBCI)...

BBCI’s toll increase: Patterson says he will be approaching Cabinet for directions

Contrary to the position taken by his Ministry, the Minister of Public Infrastructure on Thursday at Parliament said that he will raising with Cabinet...

President receives courtesy call from ExxonMobil’s Senior VP

President David Granger, on Thursday received a courtesy call from Senior Vice President (VP) of ExxonMobil Corporation, Neil Chapman, who is in Guyana to...

Brazilian investors meet with State Minister on Oil and Gas, Public Infrastructure sectors

A team of Brazilian investors on Thursday met with Minister of State, Joseph Harmon and expressed interest in long-term investments in the Oil and...

GA-FDD laboratories receive accreditation

The Food Chemistry Laboratory; Food Microbiology Laboratory; Excise Chemistry Laboratory and Water Chemistry Laboratory attached to the Government Analyst –Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD)...

Broomes fiasco: GAPSO calls out Crime Chief over remarks on security guards

On the heels of comments made by the Crime Chief, Paul Williams regarding the security officers who were involved in the fiasco involving Government...

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President, Opposition Leader meet on Public Service, Police Service Commissions

Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo this morning led a team to meet with a government delegation headed by President David Granger at State House. The...

David Rose Special School: ‘Incident was not as a result of any deliberate wrongdoing...

Following complaints made by the mother of an autistic child that teachers attached to the David Rose Special School intentionally burnt her child’s hand,...

Windies, Bangladesh face off in opener at Providence on Sunday

West Indies touched down in Guyana on Tuesday night as they seek to keep their momentum from the Tests going into Sunday’s first One-Day...

T&T teen killed in ‘shootout with cops’

(Trinidad Guardian) A 19-year-old man who was shot was taken to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival. He was identified...

Du Plessis wants batsmen to ‘trust their defence’

(ESPNCricinfo) Successful teams can make themselves dizzy in Sri Lanka, when after one or two losses they try to devise new plans on how...

BREAKING: Local Govt Elections set for Nov 12

Guyana's Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan announced, moments ago, that November 12, 2018 is the designated date for local government elections. According to the Department...

Man robbed on Thomas St by armed duo who also wanted his motorcycle

A 37-year-old construction worker was on Wednesday evening robbed of one eight penny weight gold ring- valued at $40,000- by two men- one reportedly...

Albion Estate short 600 workers after GuySuCo sacked 3000 from East Berbice Estates

The Albion Estate on the Corentyne Coast in East Berbice has vacancies for 600 workers of various categories, and may not be able to...

Presidential candidate for PPP to be named by year end- GS

General Secretary (GS)of the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, has outlined that a Presidential candidate for the party could be selected by...

EYEWITNESS: Remembering…

…Mandela Yesterday, Nelson Mandela – who was born in the same year as Cheddi Jagan – would’ve been 100 years old. It’s a sign of...