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Guyana inks €34M agreement with EU; to address sea defences

  - European Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs today (Tuesday September 02), signed the Development programmes for 21 African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries,...

Regional Alert System being developed to detect unsafe imported food products

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - The Ministry of Tourism Industry & Commerce along with the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat today (September,02) held...

THAG insufficiently financed to carry out mandate – Nacimento

  – President of the Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG), Kit Nacimento says that the Association is no longer in financial trouble,...

Argument between ex-lovers over baby’s name change turns bloody

  By Leroy Smith – An argument last evening between a Canadian based woman and her Guyanese ‘child father’ over a name change for...

Health Minister hints at regulating school canteens for stricter diet

  – The Ministry of Health has launched a five day training exercise for the Wellness Warriors, where it was revealed that Cardiovascular diseases...

Amerindian Heritage Month opens with focus on language preservation

  By Leroy Smith - Amerindian Heritage Month 2014 opened last evening with both Minister Pauline Sukhai and President Donald Ramotar calling for much...

IAC, Health Ministry to ‘walk’ in raising awareness of Suicide Prevention

  - The Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Indian Arrival Committee (IAC) will be hosting a ‘walk’ to heighten awareness on the...

Public Service Commission members sworn in

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - Members of the Public Service Commission (PSC) were today (September, 01) sworn in by President Donald Ramotar at...

Gov’t commits $2B to Protected Areas Trust Fund

  - In a ground-breaking move towards improved environmental stewardship, the Government of Guyana through the Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Robert...

Blue Caps calls out Health Officials on apparent surge in Chikungunya Virus

  - Blue CAPS says it has received a surge of many unofficial reported cases of Chikungunya, a viral fever illness caused by bites...

Recent Articles

Fraud, misconduct charges against Lowenfield for court hearing today

The Georgetown Magistrates' Court will today hear the private criminal charges filed against Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield for fraud and misconduct. Desmond Morian, a...

Cyclist dies after struck down by minibus

A man who is yet to be identified was on Thursday afternoon killed after he was struck down by a minibus at Nonpareil, East...

Young GDF Officer to study at US Coast Guard Academy

Second Lieutenant Orwin Austin on Thursday departed Guyana for the USA where he will attend the United States Coast Guard Academy. The 22-year-old officer clinched...

Ramkarran asks CCJ to rule that recount results are “valid”

Senior Counsel Ralph Ramkarran has asked the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) to make a final determination on the “valid” results of the March...

NGSA concludes with mixed reaction from students

By: Shemar Alleyne Grade Six students today breathed a sigh of relief now that the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) has concluded. They now wait, with...

Armed bandits shoot, rob Charlestown businessman

A 56-year-old businessman is now gunshot wounds to the abdomen and right thigh following a robbery on Wednesday at his place of business at...

‘Sue me if you want’ – Manickchand tells unrepentant Lowenfield

Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) Executive Member, Priya Manickchand, has alleged that the “behaviour” of Chief Elections Officer, Keith Lowenfield, in which he unilaterally...

Kitty business gets 5 acres of ECD land

Premier Sales and Services Inc, located at Pike Street, Kitty, Georgetown has benefited from five acres of land at Goedverwagting and Sparendaam on the...

Navigant Builders/Windsor Estates claims land transaction awaiting new Govt

  Navigant Builders Inc, the developers of Windsor Estates said that it has put on hold its luxury housing development project at Ogle, East Coast...

Werk-en-Rust business gets 10 acres of land at Chateau Margot

A business establishment whose registered address is Lot 62 Hadfield and Cross Streets, Werk-en-Rust, Georgetown has benefitted from 10 acres of land at Chateau...