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Georgetown, Guyana
Wednesday, October 23, 2019

2012 Census Report to be released on Monday

- The preliminary report of the 2012 Census will be presented on June 30 at the Guyana International Conference Centre (GICC) at 10:00hrs. The report is expected...

Dynamic Airways grounded at JFK until Tuesday

By Tracey Khan - Drakes  - Dynamic Airways aircraft  is currently being prevented by Airport Authorities  at the JFK International Airport from flying after...

City Hall Debacle: PSC makes appeal for ‘political peace’

By Tracey Khan – Drakes - The Private Sector Commission (PSC) is appealing for ‘Political Peace’ as the saga continues between a faction of...

Real time electricity consumption reading available online – GPL

- The Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) has completed the installation phase of the Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Project and has inaugurated...

Dynamic Airways commences GEO – JFK flights

By Tracey Khan – Drakes - Dynamic Airways last evening (Thursday June 26), made its inaugural flight to Guyana from the JFK International Airport....

All fish/fish products passing through CJIA for security check

By Leroy Smith - Transport Minister Robeson Benn has said that there has been some deliberations and continues to be deliberations with respect to...

GPL gets $64M to strengthen capacity

- The Inter-American Development Bank yesterday (Wednesday, June, 25), approved a $64 million project which is aimed at strengthening the capacity of the...

Spin off effects of new Airlines begin to grip Guyana

By Tracey Khan -Drakes -  The Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA), today (June 26), met with Airline and Hotel Operators to discuss the boom...

75 street signs erected in Albouystown under ‘Impact Project

  - Seventy - Five signs bearing the names of streets in Albouystown were erected today (Wednesday, June 25] by the Guyana Police Force,...

Gov’t meets Gold Mining Executives over ‘criminalizing’ concerns

  – The Agencies responsible for mining in Guyana, led by Natural Resources and the Environment Minister, Robert Persaud met today with the executive...

Recent Articles

‘Hit-and-run’ driver gets bail

A driver allegedly involved in a hit-and-run accident on the Corentyne which claimed the life of a 27-year-old man has been released on bail. Yadesh...

Man charged for attempted execution on ex-cop

One of the men who attempted to execution ex-cop Teon Allen known as "Spoil Child" at East La Penitence, Georgetown was on Tuesday Slapped...

LETTER: Guyanese should refrain from near-sighted temptations that oil wealth will offer

Dear Editor, Two favourite campaign promises are already being bandied about: free education and cash transfers. The former is borne of a desire to fundamentally...

Man slapped with murder charge for setting girlfriend on fire

A 25-year-old man of Sophia, Greater Georgetown this morning appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan where he was not required to plead to the...

Suspect who murdered Meten-Meer-Zorg fisherman arrested

Twenty-year-old Ramesh Ramdeen also called “Braffy”, a fisherman who was on the run after killing his villager was this morning arrested in Parika, East...

Guyana has second most oil discoveries in the world for 2019

By Jarryl Bryan Oil and gas companies throughout the world have discovered over seven billion barrels of oil equivalent for the year 2019, but of...

India’s ‘exceptional ruthlessness’ with bat left us ‘mentally weak’ – Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis will continue to captain South Africa despite overseeing one of their worst Test results since readmission - he sees it as...

Cancer survivors, patients and caregivers receive self-care vouchers

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) in collaboration with partnering companies, has distributed 42 self-care vouchers to cancer survivors, cancer patients and caregivers...

Repairman gets 2 years’ jail for stealing from employer

Uriel Amsterdam was on Monday sentenced to two years’ imprisonment after he confessed to a larceny charge when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’...

Duo busted with 42kg of ganja at Parika charged

The two men of Tuschen New Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo (EBE), who were busted with over 42 kilograms of ganja in a motorcar...