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Monday, July 6, 2020

GTUC condemns the use of prison labour for city clean up

  - The Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) is protesting reports that the Guyana Prison Service has entered into a contract with the Ministry...

Amerindian Heritage Month officially launched

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - Amerindian Heritage month 2014 will begin on September 1 with an interfaith service at the Umana Yana,...

Chinese Military makes another sizable donation to GDF

  By Kurt Campbell - The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) received over $5 million RMB in military aid from the People’s Liberation Army (PLA)...

Gov’t to fund student loans for increased tuition fees

  - Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh has announced that the government will be providing funding for student loans to be granted to students...

GDF, Chinese military sign multi-million aid agreement

  - The bilateral conference between the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) of China commenced yesterday with the...

Free dental care offered to Save R Kids, Leguan children

  By Leroy Smith - Close to seven dozen children between the ages of 3 and 16 yesterday benefitted from the expertise and generosity of...

Region Ten Loggers throw support behind Bai Shan Lin

  By Kurt Campbell – Individual Loggers and several Logging Associations in Region Ten – Linden, Kwakwani, Ituni – have thrown their support behind Chinese logging...

Canadian gold company commended for progress

  - As part of a high level visit by government officials to the Guyana Goldfields’ Aurora Gold Mines, Minister of Natural Resources and...

Digicel’s data activation plan made simpler

  - Continuing on the path of improving the experience of customers,effective immediately, all smartphone users can now activate a data plan by dialing...

Only 3-4 percent of rice farmers left to be paid- Agri. Minister

  - Government has extended a revolving fund of $2 to 5 billion to aid in the payment of rice farmers and hopes that...

Recent Articles

“My daughter was drugged, raped, murdered; I know that” – Shonette Apple

...Nurse’s family cries for justice By Lakhram Bhagirat The William Gladstone’s quote “Justice delayed is justice denied” seems apt in the case of Nurse Schenise Apple,...

Armed bandits attack Lima Sands Grocery Store

Three armed bandits on Saturday night pounced on a Lima Sands, Essequibo Coast, grocery store however quick thinking by the owner thwarted the robbery. The...

Berbice youth killed during argument over bottle of Guinness 

A 23-year-old man who was stabbed about his body by his drinking buddy during an argument over a bottle of Guinness has succumbed to...

GPHC refutes claims that Lethem teacher contracted COVID-19 at medical facility

The Board of Directors, Administration and staff of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) in a release has refuted claims that 25-year-old Donna Greaves...

Lethem school teacher dies after allegedly contracting COVID-19 at hospital

The Public Health Ministry earlier today confirmed that Guyana has recorded its 15th COVID-19 related death. The latest person to succumb to the virus has...

5000 acres of rice land threatened as Mahaica sea defence breached

More than 5000 acres of rice land at Mahaica, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) are under threat of saltwater intrusion as new breaches in the sea...

Wanted…

… for fraud Well, look what we have here: the CEO of GECOM – responsible for the sanctity of the votes that’ll install a...

Sanctions on Guyana can affect entire Caricom – former AG

…says electoral fraud not matter just for Guyana …as APNU/AFC chalks up huge debt, runs Guyana’s finances into the ground With persons aligned to the coalition...

16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...