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Saturday, April 20, 2019

US$2M ‘Candy Factory’ officially opens in Eccles

  – Sueria Manufacturing Inc – a US$2M candy factory, was officially opened on Saturday evening (May 17) at Eccles Industrial Site, East Bank...

PSC welcomes American Chambers of Commerce in Guyana

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) on Monday welcomed the newly formed American Chambers of Commerce in Guyana, (AmCham) by hosting a grand lunch on...

2013 Auditor General’s report submitted to National Assembly

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - Auditor General, Deodat Sharma yesterday (September, 30) submitted his 10th report to Speaker of the National Assembly,...

Vendors hoping for increased sales during Christmas period

With Christmas only days away, Georgetown is buzzing with activities as Guyanese have taken to the city streets to do their shopping for the...

Guyana Times/TVG reporters accuse company of violating labour laws

By Leroy Smith - The Guyana Times Newspaper and TVG Evening News have come in for some very unfavorable reviews from the Ministry of...

Dismal sugar production no fault of workers, Union- GAWU

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) in its year end press conference on Friday, reflected on 2017 and among other things addressed...

2AM shut down of bars, nightclubs is for citizens’ safety – Ramjattan

– In his first public statement since his decision to enforce an archaic law to close down bars and nightclubs at 2:00hrs, Vice...

Five–year strategy to enable sustainable, integrated development of Region Nine communities

A five- year action plan to transform agricultural production in Region Nine would see optimisation of the Intermediate Savannahs with focus on aquaculture, livestock...

VAT collection up by 5%

The collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) for the first half of 2016 exceeded that of the corresponding period in 2015 by five percent....

Guyana’s top CSEC performers to be honored in Jamaica

– Four young Guyanese who recently sat the 2014 May/June Caribbean Secondary Examination Certificate (CSEC) examinations will be honored today (December 4), in...

Recent Articles

Whim Magistrate draws firearm on advancing robbery accused

Whim Magistrate Renita Singh was forced to pull her revolver while sitting on the bench after a man she had just remanded to prison...

Son killed, father, stepmother injured during brawl with others

An 18-year-old was fatally stabbed while his father and step mother were injured during a brawl with a group of men at Timehri Docks,...

Taxi drivers lectured by traffic ranks on proper road usage

Traffic Ranks recently hosted a lecture at the Linden Park on Hadfield Street, Georgetown where some hire car operators were reminded of proper road...

Minister Hughes threatens legal action against Teixeira

Opposition Chief Whip Gail Teixeira has been threatened with legal action by Minister of Public Telecommunications, Cathy Hughes. The legal notice is in relation to...

15 more touts arrested

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force’s Traffic Department today swooped down on the various bus parks where 15 individuals were arrested for touting. The exercise...

Education Ministry requests audit of UG’s finances

The Education Ministry has requested the Office of the Auditor General to conduct a special audit of the University of Guyana’s finances. This comes in...

BREAKING: ExxonMobil announces 13th discovery offshore Guyana

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil said today it made a new oil discovery offshore Guyana at the Yellowtail-1 well, marking the 13th discovery on the Stabroek...

GNBA releases list of compliant broadcasters, threatens actions against others

The Guyana National Broadcasting Authority has released a list of all the local broadcasters that compliant for the year 2019; and consequently are the...

12 arrested after massive police operation in Berbice

Some 12 persons were today arrested for various offences after police conducted a massive raid in several Berbice communities. Two men and two women were...

ExxonMobil pumps $20M into STEM programme

ExxonMobil Guyana on Wednesday donated $20M to the Volunteer Youth Corp’s (VYC) Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programme which is hosting its 6th...