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Saturday, February 23, 2019

GCCI targets private businesses at Customer Service Seminar

- The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) hosted a Customer Service Seminar on Tuesday, October 15, at the Pegasus Hotel which...

Small, medium sized enterprises to access affordable loans as MSE Project launched

- This is one of the initiatives that is being funded by the GRIF which is part of the Norwegian payment to Guyana...

First ‘Vintage Car Exhibition’ held in Guyana

                                                       By Kurt Campbell  - The Demerara Fire & General Insurance Company on Saturday (October 12) hosted Guyana’s first Vintage Car Exhibition. Speaking to iNews, Operations...

Agri Ministry looks for new financing system for farmers

- Agriculture Minister Dr. Leslie Ramsammy says Guyana is working with the regional institutions to open new avenues of financing for farmers. Agriculture financing...

More effort needed for Agriculture to transform economies – Grenada’s Minister

- Grenada’s Minister of Agriculture Roland Bhola says regional governments are aware that they need to put more effort into agriculture if it...

Amaila Falls ‘dry up’ is a normal phenomenon – Benn

                                                                By Kurt Campbell – Public Works Minister Robeson Benn is assuring the Guyanese Public that there is no reason to be alarmed...

Republic Bank remains committed to financing Marriott Project – Brassington

- Executive Director of the National Industrial and Commercial Investments Limited (NICIL) Winston Brassington has assured that the Republic Bank remains committed to...

Jagdeo Initiative has not been abandoned – Dr. Ramsammy

- Regional ministers say there has been no lag in the implementation of the Jagdeo Initiative on Agriculture conceptualised in 2003 even as...

COTED endorse Fisheries Policy

- CARICOM’s ministerial Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) has endorsed the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) and the ministers are hoping it...

Agriculture Film competition launched, Guyana urged to participate

- A region-wide youth competition has been launched to promote value-added foods with 10,000 euros in prizes up for grabs. The Second Caribbean Young...

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UG bomb threat suspect granted bail

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R. Kelly charged with Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse

R. Kelly has been charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in Cook County, Illinois, multiple sources in Chicago reported Friday. The...

GTT gets seat on Caribbean Telecoms Association

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‘Well done’ …Lennox Allen gets hero’s welcome after becoming Guyana’s 5th World Boxing Champion

Guyanese Lennox Allen, who made history over the weekend by becoming Guyana’s fifth World Boxing Champion, was on February 21 given a hero’s welcome...

Taxi driver slapped with fraudulent conversion charge

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U.S. President congratulates Guyana on 49th Republic Anniversary

The following letter was sent to President David Granger on behalf of the people of the United States. Dear Mr. President: Congratulations to you and the...