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Thursday, December 13, 2018

EU recruits IT experts for GECOM

- The European Union (EU) recruited two experts to support the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) in its capacity building activities upon request from...

Growth of manufacturing sector affected by 2017 tax measures- GMSA President

-16 companies honoured at GMSA’s annual awards President of the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Ltd Association (GMSA) Shyam Nokta has highlighted the impact of the 2017...

Guyana, Argentina to deepen Technical Cooperation to boost tourism sector

  - Today marks the beginning of the implementation of a number of plans by the Tourism Ministries of Guyana and Argentina, as they...

Scotiabank acquisition: Govt worried Republic Bank may wield too much influence

While outlining that the move by Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL) to acquire Scotiabank’s banking operations in Guyana, as well as several other Caribbean countries...

Lack of economic confidence slowing investment – Former PSC Head

As 2018 approaches, Former Head of the Private Sector Commission (PSC) Ramesh Dookho is holding steadfast to the position that unless Government reduces taxes...

GRA stepping up pressure on Bai-Shan-Lin to pay outstanding taxes

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has already begun seizing company assets belonging to Chinese logging company, Bai-Shan-Lin over taxes owed to the State. During a...

PAHO to lead investigation into mercury emissions at GGMC

Following a report from the Opposition People's Progressive Party (PPP) voicing concern with the "untimely deaths" of four Guyana Geology and Mine Commission (GGMC)...

Guyana set to host first Business-to-Business Trade Exhibition in Sept.

Guyana is set to host its first Business-to-Business Trade Exhibition that is aimed as  creating a platform for local export-ready businesses, to engage and...

CJIA expansion project: Region 6 Chamber of Commerce representatives given tour

Sixteen representatives from two Region Six Chamber of Commerce were on Sunday briefed on the challenges, scope and progress of the Cheddi Jagan International...

All millers have been paid by Gov’t – Chairman of the GRDB

- Chairman of the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB), Claude Housty says that government has settled all of its financial obligations with rice...

Recent Articles

GPF mourning loss of officer who succumbed to accident injuries

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) is  mourning the death of Sergeant 16542 Joseph Elton Ambrose who was involved in an accident on Herstelling Public...

Govt starting property valuation project ahead of budgeted expenditure in breach of FMAA- Ali

Opposition Member of Parliament, Irfaan Ali on Wednesday called out Government for what he said was a violation of the Fiscal Management and Accountability...

CARICOM SG holds talks with Aruba on Associate Membership

Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque met on Wednesday with Prime Minister of Aruba Hon Evelyn Wever-Croes on Associate Membership in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) for...

Bandits abandon car after high speed chase with Police

A black Toyota Allion motorcar with registration plate PSS 3701 is now in the custody of Police of the “D” Division following a high...

Infant electrocuted in Berbice

A five-month-old infant was on Tuesday electrocuted at his Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) home. Dead is Mason Cush of Corentyne, Berbice. According to reports received, the...

More sugar workers to be terminated, says GAWU

While Wales cane harvesters have started to receive their severance pay, other workers are expected to be laid off in the coming weeks leading...

Vendor granted $50,000 bail over alleged possession of ecstacy

A vendor was on Wednesday taken before the Court of Law after she was found in possession of a small quantity of ecstasy last...

Port Kaituma miner charged for robbery, B&E

A Port Kaituma miner found himself before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Wednesday charged for committing robbery with violence and breaking and entering a...

St Kitts Opposition files no confidence motion against Government

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Opposition Leader Dr Denzil Douglas has filed a motion of no confidence against Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris, whom...

Ogle accident: Relatives of victims dissatisfied with Police investigation; call for thorough probe

The families of the two boys, who lost their lives last weekend after a motor jeep crashed into their motorcycle, have registerred their dissatisfaction...