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Saturday, August 24, 2019

$11.9M in vehicles gifted to Guyana Prison Service

  - Minister of Home Affairs, Clement Rohee, handed over three vehicles to the Guyana Prison Service (GPS) to aid in carrying out their...

CARICOM Central Bank Governors call for compliant AML/CFT Legislation

  - CARICOM Central Bank Governors agreed that strong legislative and effective compliance frameworks are fundamental to the continued functioning of regional financial sectors...

Ministry aims to eradicate stigma attached to Agriculture

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - The Ministry of Agriculture today (July, 12) launched its national strategy for Agriculture dubbed ‘vision 2020’ in an...

American with Guyanese ties for Congress

  - Grant Lally has the opportunity to become the first voice for Guyanese Americans in the U.S. Congress this November if he defeats...

Digicel pumps $2M in Guyana Festival

  - As the countdown towards the inaugural Guyana Festival gets closer, more corporate entities continue to come onboard to support the event. Digicel...

US programme at Richard Ishmael Secondary School deemed a success

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - One World Youth Project virtually-was officially closed yesterday (July, 11) at the Richard Ishmael Secondary School by Charge...

Local artistes named for ‘Generation Next’ concert at inaugural Guyana Festival

  - The Tourism Ministry officially launched the ‘Generation Next’ Concert which will be a part of the Inaugural Guyana Festival slated for August...

COPA Airlines boasts of punctuality, stress-free connectivity

By Kurt Campbell – COPA Airlines touched down for the first time today at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) with almost 100 passengers...

UNFPA, Youth Minister echo call for youth investment NOW!

By Kurt Campbell  – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in observing World Population Day today (Friday July 11), strongly cautioned against the overlooking...

All set for COPA Airlines; Flights commence from tomorrow

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - COPA Airlines will begin its operations in Guyana tomorrow and promises to introduce its world class...

Recent Articles

Opinion Poll on upcoming elections, other political matters launched

The Turkeyn Research and Polling Institute (TRPI) earlier today rolled out an opinion poll to collect the views of Guyanese on a number of...

GA-FDD intensifies inspection activities, closed several food establishments

The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) after trumping up inspection activities on local food establishments following a survey conducted earlier this year...

MMA rice farmers call for dams to be fixed before harvest

By: Andrew Carmichael With less than one week before farmers in the Mahaica Mahaicony Abary-Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) Scheme start harvesting their rice, concern is...

CJIA Senior Manager charged for sexual assault

Senior Airport Manager at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Andrew Kellman was earlier today granted bail in the sum of $70,000 when he...

Philadelphia accident leaves several injured

An accident involving two Route 32 minibuses - BTT 4542 and BTT 4448, earlier today (Friday), in the vicinity of Philadelphia, East Bank Essequibo,...

‘Book your spot now!’ …Cricket fans urged to secure CPL tickets early

Guyanese cricket fans are being urged to secure their tickets early so that they do not miss out on the action at this year’s...

France threatens to block trade over Amazon fires

(BBC) France and Ireland say they will not ratify a huge trade deal with South American nations unless Brazil does more to fight fires...

Commonwealth SG calls for greater unity on climate change

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) – Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, has called for more action to deal with the impact of climate change as the...

Ramjattan boasts AFC played integral role in closing sugar estates

Leader of the Alliance For Change (AFC) Khemraj Ramjattan has admitted that his party played an integral role in the decision to close sugar...

Civil society group reiterates calls for President, Cabinet to resign, call elections

Less than a week after its first protest outside of the Ministry of the Presidency (MotP), the Mass Action People’s Movement (MAPM) — a...