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Hundreds to lose jobs as Emerge BPO downsizes in Guyana

Hundreds of persons will soon be jobless after Emerge BPO – a local call centre – will be downsizing its operations in Guyana. The company...

Guyanese engineers trained in subsea robotics

Offshore Innovators Guyana Inc has recruited and trained a team of five Guyanese engineers in Subsea Robotics to support deep-water operations offshore Guyana. The world-class...

Mining firm aims to create 250 jobs in Berbice

The Metallica Mining Company has promised to create up to 250 jobs in Berbice when it starts to process bauxite at the old bauxite...

Regions 1, 2 & 7 record highest levels of fuel smuggling – GEA

Regions One, Two and Seven continue to lead the way in fuel smuggling as the Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) seized over 1057 gallons of...

IDB Executive Directors now official connoisseurs of El Dorado Rums

Six key members of the Board of Directors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) are now official connoisseurs of the internationally acclaimed award-winning El...

Jagdeo calls on Govt to fix “damning” issues between GuySuCo, SPU

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo is calling on Government to pay close attention to the ongoing feud between the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) and NICIL’s...

Eco Atlantic estimates 4 billion barrels of oil in Orinduik Block

Eco Atlantic, which is preparing to drill two wells in the Orinduik Block offshore Guyana, has estimated that there might be four billion barrels...

Ghana delegation tours DDL, Banks DIH

The Ghanaian delegation conducted two tours yesterday, as part of the historic State visit of President Nana Akufo-Addo, to Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL) and...

GAWU expresses concerns about sugar during meeting with IMF

See statement from GAWU on their meeting with the IMF team The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) on June 10 met with a...

MoU signed for visa-free travel between Ghana, Guyana

The Governments of Ghana and Guyana have signed agreements, paving the way for its citizens to travel between the two countries without the requirement...

Recent Articles

Father, son remanded for armed robbery

A father and son were today remanded to prison on an armed robbery charge. Richard Edwards, 48, and his son, Iran Ali, 20, pleaded not...

Man jailed 2 years over 20 grams of marijuana

A 26-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years in jail for having 20 grams of marijuana in his possession. Darren Sears pleaded guilty to...

Rain provides soggy ending to WI Women tour of England

Rain reigned supreme in the final match of the Vitality T20 International series between the West Indies Women and England Women, preventing a single...

PAHO launches online course to address alcohol use in pregnancy

(CMC) The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), worried that the rates of alcohol disorders among women are higher in the region of the Americas...

Govt begins Budget 2020 preparation

The coalition government – which was toppled by a no-confidence motion since last year – has begun preparing for the 2020 National Budget. Finance Circular...

Essequibo Coast man critical after hit-and-run accident

A 44-year-old man is now battling for his life after he was struck down by a speeding motorcar at Queenstown Village, Essequibo Coast at...

Opposition Leader says willing to meet President anytime, and daily to chart way forward

In wake of the landmark decisions by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), which declared that the Government was toppled by a No-Confidence Motion,...

Albouystown man jailed for stabbing girlfriend during argument

A man, who was charged in February and was granted $80,000 bail for stabbing his girlfriend during an argument was on Tuesday sentenced to...

Linden man slapped with wounding charge

A 32-year-old man, who allegedly wounded another during an argument over missing belongings, was granted bail at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Tuesday. Dillon Lester,...

Lara recovering following health scare

(CMC) — Iconic former West Indies batsman Brian Lara says he has been cleared of anything serious after being admitted to a hospital in...