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Monday, October 21, 2019

ANSA McAL launches promotion to help fight cancer

ANSA McAL Trading Limited (AMTL) on Monday partnered with the Guyana Cancer Foundation to launch the Pantene promotion under the theme, "Growing stronger with...

Entrepreneurs to vie for funding

To mark their second consecutive year conducting the Business Development Forum, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) has announced the launching of...

UK says no decision made on continued funding for projects in Guyana

The United Kingdom today announced that it has not made any decisions on continued funding for several projects in Guyana. The UK, in a joint...

Scotiabank says sale of operations to Republic Bank will not move forward

Some three days after the Central Bank of Guyana denied the application for Republic Financial Holdings Limited, the parent company of Republic Bank (Guyana),...

Republic Bank “disappointed” plans to buy Scotiabank in Guyana not approved

Republic Bank’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Nigel Baptiste has expressed disappointment over the fact that it’s plans to acquire Scotiabank’s assets in Guyana was...

ExxonMobil Guyana hosts safety workshop for onshore contractors

ExxonMobil Guyana held a safety workshop today for companies that provide onshore services to support its operations. The workshop focused on life saving actions,...

NIS unveils jubilee commemorative stamp

To mark its 50 years of service to the citizens of Guyana, the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) on Tuesday celebrated the jubilee anniversary with the...

GRBD announces increase in paddy prices

As harvesting for the second crop of 2019 gains momentum, the Guyana Rice Development Board announced that paddy prices have increased and farmers are...

GNBA takes legal actions against errant broadcasters

The Guyana National Broadcasting Authority (GNBA) has taken legal action against three broadcasters who failed to honour their financial obligations to the Authority. In a...

Bosai workers protest over wage disagreement

Employees attached to bauxite mining company Bosai Minerals Group (Guyana) Incorporated Wednesday downed their tools over disagreements relating to a proposed salary increase. Over 60...

Recent Articles

Man allegedly sets house on fire

A dwelling house at Tumanturi Village, Potaro River, Region Eight  (Potaro-Siparuni)  was completely razed by fire between Friday evening and Saturday morning leaving the...

Several arrested in Diamond, Grove, Craig Police operation

Several persons were arrested on the East Bank of Demerara (EBD) on Saturday morning during a four-hour Police operation. Region Four (Demerara-Mahaica) EBD Sub-Division Commander,...

Govt distances self from NAREI citrus fruits importation ban

…Agri Minister suggests higher tariffs One day after the National Agriculture Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) Chief Executive Officer announced that it is completely restricting...

Major AFC financier cites Guyana’s economic woes as split from party

A major Alliance For Change (AFC) financier, who has backed the party for years, has parted ways with the party to found a party...

Toothless oil spill plan mandates operators to clean up spills

…but Govt to cover cleanup costs if operators duck responsibilities The draft National Oil Spill Contingency Plan shows that while operators are obligated to clean...

Stop selling plantain chips & get into manufacturing – Granger tells Berbicians

In what is considered a complete backpedaling of a his previous advice to young Guyanese, President David Granger has called on Berbicians to stop...

President back in Cuba for medical check-up  

President David Granger left Guyana this morning (Saturday, October 19, 2019) for the Republic of Cuba to undergo another medical check-up. He is accompanied by...

Ban imposed on importation of citrus fruits

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Agriculture Research and Extension Institute (NAREI), Dr Oudho Homenauth has announced that while there is no ban...

Nephew who beheaded uncle found guilty

Twenty-nine-year-old Dwayne Tappin was earlier today found guilty by a 12-member jury for murdering his uncle back in 2017 at Better Hope, East Coast...

PNC/R Executive deflects blame for constitutional reform failure

Executive Member of the People’s National Congress Reform – the leading party in the APNU alliance, Gary Best, has sought to deflect blame for...