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Friday, December 4, 2020

New mmg+ app to be available on iPhones

Mobile Money Guyana Inc (mmg+) has announced that its mmg+ app would soon be available to iPhone users. “This is an exciting development and one...

Guyana gets over $40B from January to October rice exports

  The Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) says Guyana has earned over $40 billion (US$194,310,882) in rice exports for the period January to October 2020. General...

Another company returns State land to NICIL

Even as the chips from the former A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) Government’s giveaway of State lands continue to fall, another...

President Ali urges private sector in Guyana and Suriname to “step up”

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali is confident that the governments of Suriname and Guyana have the political will to enable the private sector in...

Several int’l companies signal interest to invest in Guyana’s sugar industry

Several entities across the globe have signalled their interest in partnering with the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) as the Government of Guyana forges ahead...

Tourism Minister satisfied with improvements at CJIA

Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, Oneidge Walrond visited the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) on Tuesday for a first-hand look at the measures...

GuySuCo to miss 90,000-tonne production target due to weather conditions

The entire week of rainfall at the beginning of November is being blamed for the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) potentially missing its production target...

Stakeholders want scrap metal trade quickly resumed

Stakeholders are calling on authorities to swiftly reopen the scrap metal trade after it was suspended following the massive drug bust in Belgium. General Secretary...

Plans afoot to boost peanut industry in Region 9

The Regional Democratic Council (RDC) of the Upper Takutu - Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) will procure peanut shellers to boost production in the industry. Regional...

Over 500 Guyanese re-employed at Aurora Gold Mine

Some 587 Guyanese have been re-employed by Aurora Gold Mine after being laid off earlier this year, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. This was disclosed...

Recent Articles

Congressman who fought for Guyana’s democracy elected Chair of US Foreign Affairs Committee

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY-05), senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, was on Thursday elected to Chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee,...

98 active Covid-19 cases in Region 6

Regional Health Officer Dr Vishalya Sharma on Thursday announced that there are 98 active Covid-19 cases in the East-Berbice Corentyne district. Overall, the region has...

Prepaid meter service experiencing technical difficulties – GPL

All prepaid meter customers are advised that the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) Juice/Prepaid System is currently experiencing a suspected hardware fault; which is...

Man stabs reputed wife to abdomen, hands & feet during argument

A 35-year-old housewife of Letter Kenny Village, Corentyne is said to be in a serious but stable condition after she was stabbed multiple times...

Fishing industry on the verge of great transformation – CEO of Fisheries Dept.

The Fisheries Department will be revamping the fishermen’s co-operative societies countrywide to ensure satisfactory delivery of services to customers. Chief Fisheries Officer, Mr. Denzil Roberts...

79 new Covid-19 cases recorded; total at 5528

Within the past 24-hour, the country recorded 79 new cases of the novel coronavirus which takes the total cases recorded to date to 5528. This...

“I hope we can all move on” – Gary Best says after walking free

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and PNCR Member Gary Best has expressed hope that the Bentley family can move on after...

Gary Best freed of causing death of national cyclist Jude Bentley

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Member of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) Gary Best was today freed of the...

Learning materials distributed to Ruimveldt children

The Department of Education Georgetown recently distributed worksheets and other learning materials to children in West and East Ruimveldt. Some of the areas targeted include...

Some 50,000 persons living with disabilities in Guyana

Message by Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities Guyana is joining with the international community...