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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Guyana, Argentina sign MOU; bilateral relations consultations to commence soon

  - Guyana has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Argentina for the establishment of a Consultative Mechanism on matters of common...

Travel Span not threatened by competition

By Leroy Smith - Travel Span has taken a position to invest heavily in its Georgetown operations since according to the company’s General Manager,...

Las Vegas training for Travel Span Guyanese flight attendants

By Leroy Smith - Fourteen of the 30 Guyanese boarded a Travel Span Flight today (Wednesday, June 05) for the United States where they...

Government urges stakeholders to ensure full declaration of Gold

  - The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association (GGDMA) and Licensed Gold Dealers were today encouraged to support the Government’s effort to increase...

Defunct EZjet operator to start up Airline Service

- Dynamic Airways is set to launch its service in Guyana later this week, with new schedule flights from New York and Toronto...

Skeldon Estate exceeds first crop target

  - Skeldon Estate has surpassed its target of 13,795 tonnes of sugar for the first crop this year by 40 tonnes, comparing more...

GCAA gets certified Air Traffic Control Officers.

  - After two years of training eight Air Traffic Control Officers (ATCOs) are certified and have assumed their responsibilities at Ogle and the...

Tower Hotel still without electricity; Employees return to work

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - Tower Hotel remains closed despite management’s promise to reopen the Hotel yesterday, Monday June 2. Workers have only...

Over $417M to be invested in road rehabilitation under CRIP

- The Ministry of Housing and Water’s Community Roads Improvement Programme (CRIP) signed contracts with five construction companies for the second phase of...

GPL to invest US$60 million in fighting losses

  - The Guyana Power and Light Company (GPL) has announced an ambitious plan to cut losses which continue to cripple the company. At a...

Recent Articles

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...

Hero CPL 2019: Guyana to host double-header playoff

Cricket fans in Guyana will get a special treat as the double-header playoff matches for the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has been...

Loan write off, free tertiary education for all Guyanese – Ali

As the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) rolls out aspects of its manifesto for the upcoming elections, Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali continues to highlight specific...

CPL 2019: Andre Russell’s scans clear after blow to helmet

Andre Russell was stretchered off the ground by medical staff after a blow to his helmet in the first innings of Jamaica Tallawahs' clash...

GPL says “not proud” of the situation customers face

Acknowledging that it continues to struggle to maintain its generating systems, the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) today admitted that it is not...

Labourer jailed for trafficking over 7lbs of marijuana

Thirty-year-old Dennis Nunes, who was earlier this year charged for trafficking almost eight pounds of marijuana, will now spend the next three years and...

Mechanic jailed for 18 months for wounding co-worker during argument over money

A 26-year-old mechanic, who is accused of maliciously wounding his co-worker over money, was on Friday, hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts to answer...

Govt assures ‘Safe City’ project will not breach privacy rights

The Guyana Government is assuring the public that its Safe City System will not infringe upon an individual's right to privacy. See statement from Ministry...

Special needs school for Bartica

Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), more so its township Bartica, is slated to house the hinterland’s first special education needs school. According to the Department of Public...

Plaisance teen stabbed to death

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 15-year-old lad of Plaisance, East Coast Demerara (ECD). The incident occurred at around 16:00hrs on...