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Demerara Bank Ltd. to expand regionally with St. Lucia branch

Earlier this month, President Dr. Irfaan Ali revealed that a local bank was in the process of establishing a regional footprint. It turns out...

Region Three Business Chamber makes “impactful connections” at int’l conference in Brazil

See the below statement from the Region Three Chamber of Commerce and Industry on its recent attendance at the International Roraima-CARICOM Business Meeting held...

IPED disburses $4.3B in loans; creates over 8,600 jobs in 2023

The Institute of Private Enterprise Development Limited (IPED) announced today, through the release of its 2023 Annual Report, the disbursement of a total of...

DEMTOCO announces after-tax-profit of $2.27B amid rise in cigarette smuggling

At the 90th Annual General Meeting held today at the Marriott Hotel, Demerara Tobacco Company Limited (DEMTOCO), a leader in the tobacco industry, shared...

T&T’s trade mission seeks investment opportunities locally

A visiting trade mission from Trinidad and Tobago has been informed of the numerous, endless opportunities Guyana has to offer in various sectors. The 19-member...

Govt ‘not desperately looking to sell’ Marriott Hotel – Jagdeo

The government may have to reopen bids for the sale of the Guyana Marriott Hotel at Kingston, Georgetown following the passing of the highest...

From ‘corner shop’ to thriving retail/wholesale business – former boxing champion recalls moving from...

Nestled in the heart of Albouystown, Howard’s Groceries stands as a testament to dedication, hard work, and deep understanding of community needs. Over a...

GMSA calls for tax-free overtime work

The Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) wants overtime work to be tax-free along with the removal of property tax and VAT on locally-produced...

Local company eyes possibility of building oil tankers in Guyana

    Guyana Port Incorporated (GPI), a local company that offers dry-docking and ship repair services, has aspirations of moving into shipbuilding, in particular the future...

Guyanese can pursue investments in eco-resort & casino near CJIA, regional water project

    The oil and gas sector’s successes have led to many companies from across the world establishing offices in Guyana. However, President Dr. Irfaan Ali is...

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Fire Service to establish new outpost at CJIA following runway expansion

In a concerted effort to optimise response times following the recent expansion of the runway at Cheddi Jagan International Airport, the Guyana Fire Service...

Nestlé seeking local partnership to package products in Guyana

Global food and beverage conglomerate, Nestlé is engaging several local private sector companies with the hope of fostering a partnership which will see the...

CCJ to hear Parliamentary Secretaries’ appointment case on July 30

The Government of Guyana has approached the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) to overturn the local courts decision to annul the appointments of Vickash...

‘If you are going to talk publicly, you ought to have common sense’ –...

Talk show hosts and others who provide a platform for viewers or listeners to express their opinions are responsible for what is said on...

Removal of vendors: M&CC takes defiant vendors to court for returning in front of...

  The Georgetown Mayor and City Council (M&CC) is urging vendors in the capital city to respect the position of businesses, who have written the...

US embassy committed to bringing more, leading American firms to Guyana – Snr Commercial...

The United States Embassy in Guyana has made clear its commitment to bringing more, leading American companies to Guyana, including companies that can share...

Teams dispatched to flooded areas in Region 10, hinterland

Full statement: The government has noted with much concern the incidences of flooding due to excessive rainfall across Region 10 and other hinterland regions which...

Linden/Mabura Project: 70km of road to be completed by year-end

The transformative US$190 million Linden to Mabura Road project is making significant progress with works 24 per cent completed. The critical road network is utilised...

Dominica assumes chair of CARICOM’s Foreign Ministers Council

Dominica has assumed the chairmanship of the CARICOM Council for Foreign and Community Relations (COFCOR), receiving the baton from Jamaica at the 27th Meeting...

GPHC performs landmark reproductive surgery

Full Statement: The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) is proud to announce a remarkable medical achievement by a dedicated team of gynecologists and obstetricians led...