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Thursday, November 21, 2019

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...

GPL historically links Demerara, Berbice Systems

  – The Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Company says history was made Sunday evening when the transmission interconnection of the Demerara and Berbice...

Former President Jagdeo elected to Chair FAO’s Committee on Forestry

- Former President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo was yesterday (Monday, June 23) elected as the Chairman of FAO’s 22nd Session of the Committee on...

Kuru Kururu Farmers adopt climate resilient agricultural practices

  - The Kuru Kururu Farmers Crops and Livestock Association (KKFCLA) is implementing a project that seeks to address the impacts of climate change...

Quarry operators under producing; Urged to meet market demands

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Robert Persaud believes that some quarry operators are under producing which...

Consultations on increasing UG’s Tuition fees to commence tomorrow

By Tracey Khan - Drakes - The University of Guyana will officially begin its four day consultation tomorrow with students as it tries...

National Conversation on a ‘clean Guyana’ begins  

By Tracey Khan – Drakes - The national conversation on a clean Guyana began today (June, 21), at the Sophia Exhibition site and saw...

Recent Articles

Venezuelan migrants dwelling along EBD riverside to be relocated

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, this morning, said attention will be given to relocating approximately 150 Venezuelan migrants, who are currently residing along the...

UG, Halliburton sign $459M MoU

The Faculty of Engineering and Technology of the University of Guyana (UG) is set to see some major developments with a $459M investment by...

SWF not “slush fund or ATM” for politicians – TT consultant

Trinidadian oil and gas consultant, Dr. Neil Parsan, has advised that stringent measures be put in place to guard against the abuse of the...

Barbados to expand categories of persons who can apply to become citizens

Reprinted from Barbados Today Citing a declining population, a growing elderly group that imperils National Insurance Scheme funds, and a need for economic growth, Cabinet...

2 arrested over some 1000 grams of ganja

Two persons have been arrested in connection with the discovery of over 1000 grams of suspected cannabis. Police ranks in Regional Police Division-4 B( Eccles-Moblissa),...

Albouystown fisherman jailed for wounding drinking partner

A 25-year-old Albouystown, Georgetown, resident, was on Thursday sentenced to two years imprisonment for maliciously wounding his drinking partner, whilst 'playing around' with knives. The...

Marcus Bisram remanded for murder of carpenter

After being deported to Guyana late last night, Guyanese murder accused Marcus Bisram made his court appearance today, where he was charged with the...

No decision yet on H2H data – GECOM Commissioners

In what was described as a ‘marathon’ meeting on Wednesday afternoon at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Commissioners would have left the discussions with...

Murder accused jailed for illegal gun, ammo possession

Brian Mohan, of Albouystown, Georgetown, was on Wednesday sentenced to two years imprisonment after he was found guilty of possession of an illegal gun...

No wage increase, bonus for sugar workers – Holder

Agriculture Minister Noel Holder says sugar workers may not benefit from wage increases or bonuses this year, due to the Guyana Sugar Corporation's (GuySuCo)...