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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Nations’ school to resume on February 4

School of the Nations will remain closed for the remainder of this week the school’s administration said in a release until proper security measures...

Drone permits necessary for drone owners, importers- GCAA

Importer, owners and operators of drones are now being cautioned by the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) of using the aerial device without a...

Govt’s closure of road for state function severely affecting business – Giftland Mall Chair

Chairman of Giftland Mall, Roy Beepat is raising concerns over Government’s move to occasionally close sections of the East Coast Demerara (ECD) road to...

Lower ramp of Leguan stelling breaks away

Residents of Leguan and those having to access the Leguan stelling are now being hindered since the lower ramp of the stelling broke away...

Rum Producers moving to protect Intellectual Property

Caribbean rum producers met in Barbados recently to discuss how best to protect the intellectual property behind regional rums. The attending members of the West...

Consumer Affairs mulling new regulations for auto industry

The Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) in a bid to standardise the auto industry is now conducting research to implement, among other things,...

Audit Office of Guyana has capacity to audit Natural Resources Fund – Auditor General

Contrary to questions being raised, the Audit Office of Guyana (AoG) is affirming that it does have the capacity to audit the Natural Resources...

Stores with ‘no return’ policy violating the law, says CCAC

The Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) is now urging consumers to be alert and not shop at stores with ‘no refunds’ and ‘no...

PPP to lodge complaint with IDB about Govt’s use of funds as concerns raised...

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has raised concerns with the World Bank about Government’s expenditure during a period when the State should be paving...

Flights halted into New York airport due to US shutdown

Flights have been halted into New York's LaGuardia Airport due to shortages of air traffic control staff, the US Federal Aviation Administration says. A US...

Recent Articles

1 charged for severe beating of Mabura man

Romel Vieira also called “Rasta man” was charged for the severe beating of Mabura resident, Cliff Williams which occurred on Friday last. The accused, who...

Parents picket N/A Training Centre

A few concerned parents staged a picketing exercise outside of the Vryman’s Ervin Training Centre in New Amsterdam, complaining that students are being constantly...

Lusignan vendors will return after completion of road works – NDC Chairman

Weeks after ordering vendors of the Lusignan Market to relocate to a section of the Annandale Market, Chairman of the Mon Repos/La Reconnaissance Neighborhood...

Minibus driver, conductor charged for assaulting peace officer

The duo seen on social media assaulting a traffic rank last week made their appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court on Monday slapped with...

Bible college student slapped with rape charge; granted $200,000 bail

A student of the Bible College was, earlier today (Monday), ordered to make his appearance in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after being arraigned on...

Deaf Association protests Public Security Ministry for drivers’ licenses

“The deaf should be given equal privileges as those who can hear and should not be discriminated against” was the message reiterated earlier today...

Windies Women trio make crucial gains in rankings

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) – West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor, along with the new-ball pair of Shakera Selman and Shamilia Connell, have made important...

Steven Ramphal cops Chutney Monarch title

The Anna Regina Community Centre Ground came to life on Sunday Night as hundreds flocked the venue to support their favorite artistes vying for...

3rd person arrested for failed execution attempt on Chinese National

Police in ‘B’ Division (Berbice) have arrested a third person in connection with the foiled execution attempt on a Chinese businessman at Skeldon, Berbice...

Antigua gov’t raises new concerns regarding Scotiabank sale

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — The Antigua and Barbuda government has raised new concerns regarding the sale of Scotiabank operations here amid reports that...