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Thursday, November 21, 2019

GGMC to resolve BOSAI’s royalty dispute in 10 days – Chairman

 By Kurt Campbell – Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC), Clinton Williams says the Board will...

Region 2 farmers cannot secure market for over 75,000 lbs pumpkin

- A cash crop farmer of Aurora Village, Essequibo Coast has complained to President Donald Ramotar that he cannot secure market for his...

‘Berbice Mad House’ –A home for the Pregnant, Drug Addicts

By Kurt Campbell  –Health Minister Dr. Bheri Ramsaran has disclosed that himself along with several other Ministers are seriously considering invoking laws that would make...

Ramsammy, Ramotar meet Essq. Rice Farmers; Payment assured

  - Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Leslie Ramsammy has assured that all rice farmers on the Essequibo Coast will be fully paid by the...

Population Drop: Guyana should not import skilled labour – iNews Poll

  – An iNews poll has found that Guyana should not import skilled labour even though there is a decrease in the country’s population. A...

$400M paid to Essequibo Rice Farmers – Seeraj

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes – General Secretary of the Guyana Rice Producers’ Association and Vice-chairman of the Guyana Rice Development Board, Dharamkumar Seeraj...

$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...

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Venezuelan migrants dwelling along EBD riverside to be relocated

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, this morning, said attention will be given to relocating approximately 150 Venezuelan migrants, who are currently residing along the...

UG, Halliburton sign $459M MoU

The Faculty of Engineering and Technology of the University of Guyana (UG) is set to see some major developments with a $459M investment by...

SWF not “slush fund or ATM” for politicians – TT consultant

Trinidadian oil and gas consultant, Dr. Neil Parsan, has advised that stringent measures be put in place to guard against the abuse of the...

Barbados to expand categories of persons who can apply to become citizens

Reprinted from Barbados Today Citing a declining population, a growing elderly group that imperils National Insurance Scheme funds, and a need for economic growth, Cabinet...

2 arrested over some 1000 grams of ganja

Two persons have been arrested in connection with the discovery of over 1000 grams of suspected cannabis. Police ranks in Regional Police Division-4 B( Eccles-Moblissa),...

Albouystown fisherman jailed for wounding drinking partner

A 25-year-old Albouystown, Georgetown, resident, was on Thursday sentenced to two years imprisonment for maliciously wounding his drinking partner, whilst 'playing around' with knives. The...

Marcus Bisram remanded for murder of carpenter

After being deported to Guyana late last night, Guyanese murder accused Marcus Bisram made his court appearance today, where he was charged with the...

No decision yet on H2H data – GECOM Commissioners

In what was described as a ‘marathon’ meeting on Wednesday afternoon at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Commissioners would have left the discussions with...

Murder accused jailed for illegal gun, ammo possession

Brian Mohan, of Albouystown, Georgetown, was on Wednesday sentenced to two years imprisonment after he was found guilty of possession of an illegal gun...

No wage increase, bonus for sugar workers – Holder

Agriculture Minister Noel Holder says sugar workers may not benefit from wage increases or bonuses this year, due to the Guyana Sugar Corporation's (GuySuCo)...