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Thursday, August 22, 2019

BK training more youth for mining and constructor sectors

  - BK Group has commenced training for twenty youth from the Skills and Knowledge for Youth Empowerment initiative (SKYE). This is the third consecutive...

Guyana’s rural poor benefit from CDB’ BNTF funding

- Access to basic infrastructure such as regular water supply, roadways and modern energy systems continues to be a major challenge for many...

GRA participates in workshop focusing on counterfeit medicine

  - The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) in collaboration with the Food and Drug Analyst Department participated in one of the largest international anti-counterfeiting...

Copa Airlines appoints local Sales Manager

  - The management of Copa Airlines has announced the appointment of. Nadine Oudkerk as the local Sales Manager for Copa Airline in Guyana....

Marriott Construction: Private investor revealed; US$27M debt financing finalized

- Atlantic Hotel Inc. (AHI) and Republic Bank Ltd announced today (Saturday, May 24) the completion of the financial arrangements for a syndicated...

Tower Hotel without electricity; Staff sent home without pay

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - Failure to pay staff compounded with non - payment to the Guyana Power & light Inc (GPL) has...

There isn’t enough garbage for large scale recycling – Persaud says as new recycling...

  - Caribbean Container Incorporated (CCI) has launched a recycling plant as it continues its drive toward environmentally sustainable ventures. Multi-layered carton boxes, used to...

GT&T, Culture Ministry sign $10M MoU

  - The National Art Collection at the National Art Gallery, Castellani House, Georgetown will soon be compiled for publications, compliments of the Guyana...

River defence in the works for Fort Island

    - An additional river defence structure will be built on Fort Island by the Ministry of Public Works to preserve one of Guyana’s...

Guyana, Argentina to deepen Technical Cooperation to boost tourism sector

  - Today marks the beginning of the implementation of a number of plans by the Tourism Ministries of Guyana and Argentina, as they...

Recent Articles

New Amsterdam prisoner injured after setting mattress on fire

Committed prisoner Delon Boucher received injuries about his body after he set fire to his mattress located in the Security Block of the New...

“We are quite alarmed” – Trotman on Amazon fires

Guyana’s Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman has expressed grave concerns over the record rate at which fires have been affecting the Amazon Rainforest in...

Man remanded for stabbing ex-girlfriend and her new beau

A 48-year-old man, who stabbed his ex-girlfriend and her new companion, was today remanded to prison. Gilbert Thomas of Hururu Mission, Upper Berbice River, was...

Elections can be held by late October – Jagdeo

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) believes a date in late October is more reasonable for the hosting of early General and Regional Elections. This timeline...

Barbados to abolish immigration/customs forms

(CMC) — Passengers arriving at the Grantley Adams International Airport here will no longer be required to fill out immigration/customs forms, also known as...

Valmiki College for Business and Technology launched

Guyana’s newest tertiary educational institution, the Valmiki College for business and technology, was declared open today as the non-profit institution is now expanded to...

President Granger attends viewing of late Presidential Guard

President David Granger, on Thursday morning, attended the viewing of the body of the late Constable Winston Cooper, former member of the Presidential Guard,...

Civil society group protests again for Govt to respect Guyana’s Constitution

A few members of civil society have staged another protesting, calling on the government to respect the country's constitution. Last week, just a handful of...

FFTP donates 100 beds to public health sector

The local public health sector has received a tremendous boost with the donation of 100 hundred beds from the Food For The Poor Guyana...

‘City Hall cash-strapped’ – Mayor urges residents to settle outstanding rates and taxes

Mayor of Georgetown, Ubraj Narine is appealing to residents in the capital city to pay their rates and taxes so that City Hall, which...