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Friday, December 4, 2020

Aurora Gold Mine Processing Plant recommissioned

Minister of Natural Resources, Vickram Bharrat on Monday recommissioned the Aurora Gold Mine Processing Plant, following its acquisition by Zijin Mining Group Company Limited...

Bridge linking Guyana and Suriname one step closer to reality as formal agreement signed

By Jainarine Deonauth The Governments of Guyana and Suriname on Tuesday signed a formal agreement for the construction of a bridge across the Corentyne River,...

Baker Hughes to pump US$8M into oil field facility at Land of Canaan

US Energy technology company; Baker Hughes, is looking to invest over US$8 million to build an oil field service facility in Guyana that will...

US$90M Hilton Hotel to be constructed at McDoom

The Guyana Government through the Ministry of Tourism and the Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with an investor...

42 businesses warned about breaching Covid-19 guidelines

Response to Private Sector Commission Chairman’s Statements Appearing in Media In Relation to Breach of COVID-19 Guidelines by Palm Court Restaurant & Bar The Ministry...

CAL begins weekly flights between Guyana and Cuba

Caribbean Airlines Limited (CAL) has announced that it is now offering weekly service between Cheddi Jagan International, Guyana and Jose Marti International, Havana, Cuba, which...

Palm Court denies breaching COVID-19 measures

While the National COVID-19 Task Force has reportedly dispatched a last warning to the operators of Palm Court on Main Street, Georgetown for breaching...

Giftland announces plan to bring Radisson Blu Hotel to Guyana

Businessman Roy Beepat has announced plans to bring to Guyana a Radisson Blu Hotel which will be constructed to the tune of some US$100M. He...

Govt investigating reports of child labour on coconut plantations

Minister of Labour, Joseph Hamilton has said a comprehensive investigation will be launched into reports of child labour and exploitation on coconut plantations in...

Authorities seize over 700lbs of illegal Brazilian meat products

The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, on Friday, seized more than 700 pounds of meat products imported...

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...