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Monday, September 27, 2021

Support mounts for Guyana’s official Oil and Gas Conference and Expo slated for February...

In a show of overwhelming support, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), on September 16, 2021 signed several Memoranda of Understanding (MoU)...

Business Skills App launched to provide training to women entrepreneurs

The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women in collaboration with ExxonMobil Foundation and ActionINVEST Caribbean Inc. on Tuesday, launched the HerVenture Business Skills Mobile App...

Payless opens at MovieTowne

Payless, an internationally-known footwear retailer shoe source brand, has officially opened its door to Guyana with a location at the MovieTowne mall at Turkeyen,...

Int’l Energy Conference and Expo to attract more investors to Guyana

The upcoming International Energy Conference and Expo Guyana 2022, is expected to open avenues for more investments in Guyana. Under the theme ‘Charting a Sustainable...

Farfan and Mendes Group officially launches ICON’s showroom

Farfan and Mendes Group and FT Farfan of Trinidad & Tobago, on Wednesday, officially launched its IBIS Construction Equipment Sales and Rentals better known...

GTT announces vaccination policy for retail stores and offices

In keeping with the new September 4, 2021, official gazette by the government of Guyana, GTT has announced that all customers visiting its retail...

EPA green-lights construction of US$600M shore base at Vreed-en-Hoop

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Monday granted an environmental permit to NRG Holdings Inc, paving the way for the commencement a multimillion US...

Financial institutions to begin implementing new COVID-19 measures – Banking Association

Following the new gazette COVID-19 measures, the Guyana Association of Bankers Inc has indicated that the financial institutions will soon be complying with the...

Hess to use US$150M sale to bankroll concessions offshore Guyana

…including holdings in Stabroek, Kaieteur blocks American oil and gas company Hess Corporation, which has stakes in the Stabroek and Kaieteur Blocks, is planning to...

Impact of COVID on hinterland communities a concern for Govt – President

…$1.7B Amerindian Development Fund could be expanded Expressing concern for the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had not only on the health but the livelihood...

Recent Articles

$205.8M Japanese grant to boost COVID-19 fight

Guyana’s ability to fight the coronavirus (COVID-19) will be boosted with a $205.8 million (US $1,029,000) grant from the Government of Japan. This was disclosed...

Letter: A pandemic of robberies

Dear Editor, There is another pandemic, and it is bourgeoning on our shoreline. I am speaking of the pandemic of robberies. Well, frankly speaking, it is...

Skeldon workers call on GuySuCo to end discriminatory practices

Statement from GAWU: Several workers of Skeldon Estate supported by the GAWU this morning (September 27, 2021) picketed outside of the estate calling on the...

Motorcyclist killed in Palmyra Village accident

A man is now dead following an accident at Palmyra Village, East Canje, Berbice, Region Six (East Corentyne-Berbice). The accident occurred moments and law enforcement...

EPA to hold public hearing into new DHB project, ExxonMobil’s Canje campaign

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision to exempt the transformative new Demerara River Bridge from submitting an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) will have to...

Misconduct case against Roxanne Myers: Judge to rule Thursday on application to quash Magistrate’s...

On Thursday, September 30, High Court Judge Franklyn Holder will rule on an application for judicial review filed by the Director of Public Prosecutions...

ANUG calls for coroner’s inquest into death of Dartmouth businessman

A New and United Guyana (ANUG) is calling for a coroner’s inquest to be conducted into the “violent death” of Orin Boston. The inquest...

“I can be a voice for the voiceless” – Social Worker Paula Nassy

The Human Services and Social Security Ministry through the Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA), on Sunday, concluded activities in commemoration of Child Protection...

Guyanese reunited with families after 26 months of being arrested, held captive in Venezuela

Three Guyanese who were arrested and detained by Venezuelans some 26 months ago were finally reunited with family members on Sunday. Raymond Emanuel, Omar Mohammed...

8 more COVID-19 deaths recorded

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of September 25, 2021, eight more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...