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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

CCJ facilitates judicial workshop in Guyana

- The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) is now sitting in Georgetown, Guyana for the first time and is housed in the conference...

GBTI embarks on initiative to increase lending to small and media enterprises

By Kurt Campbell – The Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry (GBTI) has partnered with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to strengthen its risk...

Non-passage of Anti- Money Laundering Bill drives up exchange rates

– Guyana’s foreign exchange rate has increased as a result of the non – passage of the Anti – Money Laundering and Countering the...

Haiti, Guyana to Lead Caribbean Economic Growth in 2014: Report

- The United Nations released its annual World Economic Situation and Prospects report this week, which projects GDP growth across Latin America and...

Park Vue Hotel: A modern twist

By Kurt Campbell – “We did our research and realized that the city was too saturated with hotels, the intention was to create that...

Yesu Persaud hands over reins of DDL to Komal Samaroo; remains advisor to Company

By Kurt Campbell – Following the recent announcement of the retirement of long standing Chairman, Dr. Yesu Persaud by Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL), Dr....

Govt. has denied City Council Money, Manpower and Management – City Mayor

By Kurt Campbell – Money, manpower and management - those are the categories to which the resources that the City Council has been denied...

GCCI rakes in $11M in surplus for 2013, breaking previous annual income records

By Kurt Campbell – President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) Clinton Urling has assured the Chamber’s members that the state...

New Thriving opens Event Center at Camp & Lamaha Street building; signs off 10...

- The Management of New Thriving has signed off a ten year contract with the owner of the spanking five storey building on...

Business icon, Dr. Yesu Persaud passes on the mantle

– After serving Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL) for 50 years as Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dr. Yesu Persaud has decided to...

Recent Articles

Family of murder accused killed by inmates calls for justice

More than two weeks after 30-year-old Shaheed Ali succumbed to injuries received during a brawl at the Lusignan Prison, his family held a picketing...

Pedestrian killed while attempting to cross road

A pedestrian was earlier today killed after he was stuck down whilst attempting to cross the No. 11 Public Road, East Coast Berbice. Dead...

Abducted miner escaped after Kuribrong shooting

- 2 suspects in custody The miner who was allegedly abducted following a shooting incident at Kuribrong Trail, Pataro River has managed to escape....

Essequibo saw mill goes up in flames

A devastating fire has left a businessman counting his losses after it ravaged his multi-million dollar saw mill at Spring Gardens, Essequibo on Easter...

City Mayor reminds “littering is unlawful” amid garbage pileup after Easter

Following a huge garbage pile up post the Easter Weekend festivities in the city, Georgetown Mayor Ubraj Narine has reminded that persons can be...

Bolivia crash: Bus plunges into ravine killing 25

Twenty-five people were killed in western Bolivia when the bus they were travelling in fell more than 200m (656ft) down a ravine. The bus was...

Sri Lanka attacks: Mass funerals held as nation mourns

Sri Lanka has held its first mass funeral amid a day of mourning for the victims of Sunday's bomb blasts. The death toll from the...

Most cases of child abuse recorded on ECD – CCPA

Officers at the Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA) arm of the Social Protection Ministry are currently trying to assess exactly why the East...

Executive has some influence over Judiciary – US State Dept

– Despite Constitution providing for independent Judiciary A report from the United States (US) Department of State has raised concerns about Guyana’s legal system when...

Court of Appeal employee found dead in bath tub 

An employee attached to the Court of Appeal was earlier this morning found dead in her bath tub. Dead is 24-year-old Olita Shondel Mendez...