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Thursday, August 22, 2019

GCCI looks at Chaguanas business model to boost business in Guyana

- The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) wants to adopt the Chaguanas business model to attract and  boost business in the Guyana.   So...

Demerara Bank hopes to open two more Branches; Drive for Live Promotion Launched

  - Chief Executive Officer of Demerara Bank Limited Pravinchandra Dave on Saturday (May 03) announced that the Bank is eyeing the establishment two...

GT&T registers concerns with aspects of Telecoms Bill

- Chief Executive Officer of the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GT&T) Company, R.K Sharma reiterated that the entity is fully open and welcomes...

GT&T, UG ink $60M MoU

  - The University of Guyana (UG) will have $60 million to spend over a three year period with a yearly disbursement of $20M. The...

GRA set to rake in $135.3 billion in taxes for 2014

  - The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has its sights set on collecting $135.3 billion in taxes for the 2014 fiscal period, Commissioner General...

New PAC Office commissioned; to also house Litter Wardens

By Kurt Campbell - A new Protected Areas Commission (PAC)  building is complete and ready for occupancy and was commissioned on Tuesday evening (April...

Book of Condolences opened for Ron Webster

– A book of condolences has been opened for the late Chairman of the Private Sector Commission (PSC), Ronald Webster at the PSC’s...

Prime Minister pleased with investment, progress of Aurora Gold Mines

- Prime Minister Samuel Hinds at the weekend visited the Guyana Gold Fields project, the Aurora Gold Mines located in the north-west of...

Another TravelSpan aircraft to begin plying Georgetown/New York route

-  TravelSpan has announced that a 767/300 aircraft will complement the current aircraft plying the Georgetown route to back up and support the...

U.S. Embassy to host ‘Visa Fair’ for Guyanese

  - The U.S. Embassy in Georgetown will hold a Visa Fair on Saturday, May 3 on Main and Bentick streets from 10:00 a.m....

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“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...

GECOM hopes to advise President “soon” on elections

Even after meeting for a second time since the new Chairperson was appointed, the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is yet to decide on how...