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Monday, June 24, 2024

Hundreds of ECD households to get GTT Fibre + Voice this month

Hundreds of households on the East Coast Demerara corridor will now have access to high-speed internet and an improved calling experience with the rollout...

Parika Marketing Centre vendors complain of poor sales…due to “illegal vending” on roadway

Business in the Parika Marketing Centre, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) is being adversely affected with vendors who operate there suffering tremendously as customers are...

Vigil held for slain Officer in Little Guyana

- After the candles started dripping and a police commander wiped his tears, Randolph Holder walked from the clutch of his extended family...

GuySuCo/GAWU meeting ends in deadlock; 8,800 tonnes more needed to reach sugar target

- Talks between the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) and the Guyana Agricultural and General Workers’ Union (GAWU) to discuss the Annual Production Incentive...

Metrology Bill proposes million-dollar fines, jail for sellers using false weights

The Metrology Bill proposed to replace the old Weights and Measures Act of 1981 will not only widen the offences under which one can...

Energy Dept to advise on cash payouts from oil- President

President David Granger on Friday said all matters regarding the oil and gas industry have been transferred to the newly established Department of Energy...

Private investor to set up multimillion dollar pasteurising plant in Region Five

Minister of Agriculture Zulfikar Mustapha says a new multimillion dollar pasteurising plant will soon be established in Region Five by a private investor, creating...

Efforts afoot to fix Haags Bosch Landfill

- The Ministry of Communities is in the process of developing a remedial action plan to ensure sound environmental management of the Haags...

SARA Bill provides too much unchecked power to agency- PSC

...says Bill should be amended with the constitutional rights of citizens in mind  The Private Sector Commission (PSC) said it hosted a meeting with a...

Cash strapped City Council offers amnesty on interest to recover $22B in property rates

The Mayor and City Council in a desperate bid to rake in revenues so that it can continue to function, has announced that it...

Recent Articles

Convicted prisoner, with underlying medical conditions, dies

A murder convict at the Mazaruni Prison is now dead after he complained of experiencing shortness of breath. The dead man has been identified as...

3 found dead in minibus stuck on Mabura Trail

Three persons were found dead this morning in a minibus that was stuck in a pothole along the Mabura Trail in Region 10. Dead are...

Miners must adapt to new technologies to increase gold recovery rate – Min. Bharrat

With modernisation taking place in each sector, miners are encouraged to adapt to the new technologies to help increase the country’s gold recovery rate. This...

WCD woman stabbed to death by reputed husband

A West Coast Demerara mother of three was stabbed to death late Saturday night by her reputed husband, who is currently on the run. Dead...

Demand for blood will increase as Guyana ramps up organ transplant services – NBTS...

The Health through the National Blood Transfusion Services (NBTS) will be increasing blood donation efforts for 2024 as the country moves to conduct more...

Canada reiterates support for Guyana in border controversy with Venezuela

Making it clear that Canada stands with Guyana in its border controversy with Venezuela, Canadian High Commissioner to Guyana, Mark Berman, urged respect for...

9 homeless after fire guts Weldaad house

At least nine persons are now homeless after a mid-afternoon fire on Saturday destroyed their Lot 22 Weldaad Village, West Coast Berbice (WCB) home. The...

Decomposed body of missing West Canje man found

The decomposed body of a West Canje, Region Six, man was discovered in a swamp today - nearly one week after he went missing. The...

Fisherman drowns in Essequibo River

The Guyana Police Force is investigating the suspected drowning of Courtney Benn, a 43-year-old fisherman of Winiperu Village, Region Seven. Based on reports, the incident...

Siblings in custody for murder of New Amsterdam man

Two brothers are currently in police custody as investigations into the murder of 28-year-old Tyrone France of Stanleytown, New Amsterdam, Region Six, continue. France's body...