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Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Fmr US President Bill Clinton arrives in Guyana today for historic United Caribbean Forum

Guyana’s reputation as an investment destination is set to get a major boost with the visit of former United States President Bill Clinton, who...

FAO impressed with Guyanese youth involvement in agri sector

Director General of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Dr Qu Dongyu, expressed admiration for the significant participation of young people in...

Construction of Corentyne River bridge could begin before year-end

A number of specific recommendations regarding construction, financing and management, emanating from this Ministerial meeting set out a clear time bound framework to take this initiative to a next level. Following these decisions, it is anticipated that construction could commence before the end of 2024. These recommendations will be submitted to the Presidents of Suriname and Guyana for further consideration and decision at their anticipated meeting this weekend in Guyana.

Guyana hosts CDB’s 305th Meeting of Board of Directors

The Government of Guyana is hosting the Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) 305th Meeting of the Board of Directors (BOD) in conjunction with its Preparatory...

Eco in talks with over 9 oil companies for farm-in to Orinduik Block

During a recent investor update, Eco Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Gil Holzman expressed hope that the farm-in process could be completed in 2024, with the companies drill ready by the end of the year and for a well to be spud in the next 12 to 18 months.

Huge interest from Diaspora in agri investments – Head of Diaspora Unit

With Guyana’s “25 by 2025” vision in mind, interest continues to be shown, particularly from the Diaspora, in agricultural investments in Guyana - so...

Govt signs agreement with Indian EXIM Bank to purchase 2 aircraft for GDF 

As the government continues to bolster the capabilities of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), Finance Minister, Dr Ashni K. Singh on Friday signed a...

MoU paves way for Guyanese SMEs to participate in int’l food expo

The World Trade Centers in Guyana and Miami Florida on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which paves the way for advancing the...

ExxonMobil makes 1st discovery for 2024 offshore Guyana

ExxonMobil Guyana earlier today announced its first discovery for 2024 at Bluefin in the Stabroek block offshore Guyana. The Bluefin well encountered approximately 197 feet...

Vreed-en-Hoop Shore Base project: US$25M financing secured through New Hayven Merchant Bank

The Vreed-en-Hoop Shore Base Incorporated (VEHSI) has received financing to the tune of US$25 million, approved through the New Hayven Merchant Bank for a landmark project.
This disclosure was announced by the Bank on Thursday. New Hayven said it was a leading financial institution committed to fostering economic development.

Recent Articles

Solar panels stolen from school in Bartica; businessman, security officer arrested

See full statement from Guyana Police Force:  Police in Regional Division #7 are investigating an alleged simple larceny that occurred between Friday, April 19, and...

Taxi drivers allegedly shot by vendor at Kitty Seawall

See full statement from the Guyana Police Force:  On April 17th, 2024, at about 23:00 hrs on the seawall near the Station in Kitty,...

Authorities still awaiting lab results on Berbice children who died last week

Authorities are still awaiting the results of lab tests conducted on samples taken from three Berbice children who died under unknown or unclear circumstances. These...

Over 2800 dengue cases recorded for the year so far

Guyana has already recorded over 2800 dengue cases for 2024, advisor to the Ministry of Health, Dr Leslie Ramsammy has revealed. Specifically, a total of...

Govt, CARICOM working for solution to Haitian crisis– President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali has reminded the region that the Guyana government and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) continue to direct stringent efforts to the...

Edghill engages speedboat operators on unauthorised fare increases, other concerns

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, this morning met with boat operators that ply the Bartica and Supenaam route to address unauthorised fare...

Taxi driver busted with 22kg of ganja

A 53-year-old taxi driver was taken into custody following the interception of 22 kilograms of cannabis in his motorcar on Sunday last at High...

Over G$110M raised for the Palestinians following appeal during Ramadan 2024

The Central Islamic Organisation of Guyana (CIOG), the Muslim Youth Organisation of Guyana, (MYO) and The Guyana Islamic Trust (GIT), are pleased to announce...

Letter: Unless PPC is given authority, it cannot cancel any contracts

Dear Editor, The Public Procurement Commission’s publication of the report has sparked a deluge of commentaries from politicians, media personalities, and social media commentators. Based...

Guyanese scholar Dr Vivian Rambihar inducted into Walk of Fame

Dr. Vivian Rambihar, a globally renowned Toronto cardiologist, Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto, author and global community activist for close to...