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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

$7B disbursed to GuySuCo since 2018; no records of how money was spent

Some $.7.4B has been disbursed to the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) since 2018 however, there are no records of how the money is being...

Tullow begins oil search in Orinduik Block

In keeping with its plans to explore Guyana’s rich offshore resources, multinational oil and gas exploration company, Tullow Oil, has begun its search for...

Guyana, Suriname discuss ferry service

Director General of the Ministry of the Presidency, Joseph Harmon, this afternoon, met with Surinamese Ambassador to Guyana, Ebu Jones at the Ministry of...

Guyana confirms duck disease at six farms, says it has been “contained”

Guyana's Ministry of Agriculture has confirmed cases of suspected Duck Hepatitis Virus at six farms in the country. However, it has urged persons not to...

Mobile Money scam report increases

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) on Friday reported a hike in scamming reports from customers in the Mobile Money Department. In light of...

Fruit flies affecting crops that could be exported to North American, European markets

Over 4,000 male fruit flies were captured at Orealla, Region Six – where there is a huge pest problem affecting vegetables and other crops. The...

GASI commissions new aviation refueller

The Guyana Aviation Services Incorporated (GASI), a subsidiary of the Guyana Oil Company (Guyoil) on Thursday commissioned a spanking new aviation refueller at its...

Republic Bank Visa Scam: Finance Minister says customers will be protected

...awaiting report from BoG In light of the recent Republic Bank Visa scam, Finance Minister Winston Jordan has assured customers of that financial institution...

Guyana and Indonesia to foster closer relations

Presenting his letter of credence to President David Granger yesterday, new Ambassador of Indonesia to Guyana, Julang Pujianto said the two countries share many...

Carnegie School of Home Economics recognised for quality service

The Carnegie School of Home Economics has been recognised for its years of quality service within the food industry. On Tuesday, May 28, British High...

Recent Articles

Handyman remanded for several armed robberies

Cheddie Bacchus, a handyman of Norton Street, Georgetown, was today remanded to prison for several armed robberies. He appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty where he...

Govt begins Budget 2020 preparation

The coalition government – which was toppled by a no-confidence motion since last year – has begun preparing for the 2020 National Budget. Finance Circular...

US migrant crisis: Senate blocks $4.5bn border aid bill

(BBC) The Republican-controlled Senate has rejected a bill designed to send aid to the US border, a day after the world reacted with shock...

OPINION: Eyewitness: Picking sense

…from PNC’s nonsense Your Eyewitness still can’t get over the PNC’s barefacedness on our Constitution over the consequences of the NCM. And it’s not that...

Father, son remanded for armed robbery

A father and son were today remanded to prison on an armed robbery charge. Richard Edwards, 48, and his son, Imran Ali, 20, pleaded not...

Man jailed 2 years over 20 grams of marijuana

A 26-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years in jail for having 20 grams of marijuana in his possession. Darren Sears pleaded guilty to...

Rain provides soggy ending to WI Women tour of England

Rain reigned supreme in the final match of the Vitality T20 International series between the West Indies Women and England Women, preventing a single...

PAHO launches online course to address alcohol use in pregnancy

(CMC) The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), worried that the rates of alcohol disorders among women are higher in the region of the Americas...

Essequibo Coast man critical after hit-and-run accident

A 44-year-old man is now battling for his life after he was struck down by a speeding motorcar at Queenstown Village, Essequibo Coast at...

Opposition Leader says willing to meet President anytime, and daily to chart way forward

In wake of the landmark decisions by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), which declared that the Government was toppled by a No-Confidence Motion,...