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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

SOCU head says CH&PA owed over $1B from private developers

The Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into land ownership heard that several discrepancies were unearthed by a forensic audit into the Central Housing and Planning...

Local businesses get more exposure at UncappeD exhibition at Leonora, WCD

The Marketplace UncappeD exhibition was taken all the way to region three at the Leonora Synthetic Track, West Coast Demerara (WCD) on Saturday, where...

UG introduces refrigerant management course

The University of Guyana (UG) today launched a refrigerant management and equipment presentation course that teaches new and emerging technologies to replace chemicals that...

Indian rights group concern over targeting of professionals; wants PPP to demand inquiry

- The Indian Action Committee (IAC) says it is concern with the recent instant firing of the former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of...

US programme at Richard Ishmael Secondary School deemed a success

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - One World Youth Project virtually-was officially closed yesterday (July, 11) at the Richard Ishmael Secondary School by Charge...

Black Bush Polder family robbed of millions by heavily armed bandits

Six heavily armed men invaded the house of a Black Bush Polder, Berbice family terrorising and robbing them of over $6 million in cash...

Water vendors removed from City streets; Hostile Benn refuses to give explanation

  By Kurt Campbell – The growing number of persons selling water along the streets of Georgetown, particularly at traffic lights has been reduced, within...

President’s oil Advisor says 2% royalty too low

Presidential Adviser on Petroleum, Dr Jan Mangal at an interactive discussion on Government’s vision for the oil and gas sector with students from the...

Another 200 homes to be constructed under hinterland housing project

- The Central Housing and Planning Authority (CHPA) has been able to obtain a further US$3.1M to expand the Hinterland Housing pilot project,...

Budget Implementation: Small miners to start benefiting from tax wavier

- The Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) and the Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) this morning signed an agreement with the Guyana Gold...

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1 charged for severe beating of Mabura man

Romel Vieira also called “Rasta man” was charged for the severe beating of Mabura resident, Cliff Williams which occurred on Friday last. The accused, who...

Parents picket N/A Training Centre

A few concerned parents staged a picketing exercise outside of the Vryman’s Ervin Training Centre in New Amsterdam, complaining that students are being constantly...

Lusignan vendors will return after completion of road works – NDC Chairman

Weeks after ordering vendors of the Lusignan Market to relocate to a section of the Annandale Market, Chairman of the Mon Repos/La Reconnaissance Neighborhood...

Minibus driver, conductor charged for assaulting peace officer

The duo seen on social media assaulting a traffic rank last week made their appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court on Monday slapped with...

Bible college student slapped with rape charge; granted $200,000 bail

A student of the Bible College was, earlier today (Monday), ordered to make his appearance in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after being arraigned on...

Deaf Association protests Public Security Ministry for drivers’ licenses

“The deaf should be given equal privileges as those who can hear and should not be discriminated against” was the message reiterated earlier today...

Windies Women trio make crucial gains in rankings

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) – West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor, along with the new-ball pair of Shakera Selman and Shamilia Connell, have made important...

Steven Ramphal cops Chutney Monarch title

The Anna Regina Community Centre Ground came to life on Sunday Night as hundreds flocked the venue to support their favorite artistes vying for...

3rd person arrested for failed execution attempt on Chinese National

Police in ‘B’ Division (Berbice) have arrested a third person in connection with the foiled execution attempt on a Chinese businessman at Skeldon, Berbice...

Antigua gov’t raises new concerns regarding Scotiabank sale

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — The Antigua and Barbuda government has raised new concerns regarding the sale of Scotiabank operations here amid reports that...