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Monday, October 21, 2019

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...

Tower Hotel strikes US$10M deal with investors; some workers to return to work

  By Tracey Khan –Drakes - The Management of Tower Hotel struck a US$10 million deal with an unknown investor, which will see the...

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...

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