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Monday, March 25, 2019

Guyana has lost a major chance to advance its economic development – Former President...

The debacle with the Amaila Falls Hydro Power (AFHP) Project has been described by former Head of State Bharrat Jagdeo, as a significant loss...

Guyana’s economic growth is due to Private Sector investment

The achievement of economic growth in Guyana is mainly due to the country’s dynamic private sector. This is according to Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh,...

PSC Chairman calls for policy development on land, energy at Economic Forum

Chairman of the Private Sector Commission (PSC), Ronald Webster has called for the formation of an industrial development policy on land use and an...

No other option for Amaila Falls Project – Dr. Singh

Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh says that there is no immediate alternative to the Amaila Falls Hydro Power Project within the next decade. During his...

Gouveia calls on 4 economic intellectuals for ‘straight’ answers on Amaila Project

In what he described as an open letter to Christopher Ram, Ramon Gaskin, Anand Goolsaran and Dr. Clive Thomas, Capt. Gerry Gouveia requested of...

GCCI hosts Security Seminar

In an effort to strengthen Guyana’s security sector, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) today hosted a security seminar at the...

Essequibo duo tops CSEC

Zimeena Rasheed has emerged as the top student in the country for the CSEC examinations. The young woman attends the Anna Regina Multilateral Secondary School,...

UG hosts first international research conference

A cadre of internationally distinguished experts will be leading plenary sessions at the Guyana International Conference Centre (GICC), Liliendaal, during August 12-14, under the theme,...

Sithe Global withdrawal projects a bad image for Guyana – PSC Chairman

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has described the pull out by Sithe Global as sad, saying it projects a bad image of Guyana. Speaking with...

Amaila Falls Project remains in jeopardy

Despite the passage of the Bills linked to the Amaila Falls Hydro Project, President Donald Ramotar today revealed that the project is still in...

Recent Articles

Man feared drowned at Splashmin’s Resort

The search is on for 25-year-old Dinesh Ramdas of Coglan Dam, West Bank Demerara who reportedly feared drowned at the Splashmin’s Fun Park, Soesdyke/Linden...

Miner crushed after pick-up rolls down hill

A father of two was crushed to death after a 4-wheel drive pick-up rolled off a hill and landed in a mining camp at...

21-year-old miner stabbed to death during row over hammock

A 21-year-old miner who was stabbed during a row over a hammock at 111 Miles Mahdia, Region Eight on Tuesday last succumbed to his...

Man who assaulted wife allegedly beaten to death

Two men were apprehended in Bartica, Region Seven for their alleged involvement in the beating to death of a 32-year-old fruit vendor at Tuschen...

Several others arrested for illegal shotgun, cartridges found at Kupang Backdam

The 38-year-old chef who has been arrested by the police following the discovery of an unlicensed shotgun and live cartridges at a mining camp...

9-hour power outages expected this week

…as GPL conducts line maintenance Several communities in Georgetown and sections of the coast are bracing for at least nine hours of power outage during...

Oil and gas sector: Govt to handle sale of Guyana’s portion of crude...

…separate from ExxonMobil With first oil just around the corner, Guyana appears to be poised to market and sell its own portion of crude oil,...

Kitty man jailed for ganja possession

A Kitty, Georgetown man who admitted that he had a quantity of marijuana in his possession was on Friday jailed for three years and...

3 senior staff fired over Uitvlugt estate “flying knives” incident

The probe into the ‘knife-shredder’ incident at the Uitvlugt Sugar Estate’s has concluded and three senior staff, including one engineer, were fired. This was...

No ‘business as usual’ once Parliament reconvenes – MP

...as calls mount for removal of dual citizens from National Assembly If Parliament is reconvened by Government, it cannot be business as usual for...