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Sunday, July 21, 2019

President lauds EDF support of Mangrove Project

By Kurt Campbell - President Donald Ramotar has expressed great appreciation to the European Development Fund (EDF) for its assistance in supporting Guyana’s sea...

Guyana – Venezuela Bilateral Commission sets the agenda for Maduro’s visit

The Guyana-Venezuela High Level Bilateral Commission met today at the International Conference Centre at Liliendaal to begin talks ahead of tomorrow's state visit of...

Southland International brings a new kind of energy to Guyana

Newly opened distribution company, Southland International Inc has taken the energy of the Guyanese people to another level with the distribution of four new...

First Credit Bureau receives licence to operate

History will be made in September when Guyana's first Credit Bureau officially begins its operations. Handing over the licence was Governor of the Bank...

Guyana gets US$8.2M grant from China

The Government of Guyana today signed an $US8.2M agreement with their Chinese Counterpart. The money comes in the form of a grant will be...

Bioethanol Demonstration Plant commissioned

Guyana’s first ever bioethanol demonstration plant was commissioned at what was regarded the start of an agro fuel revolution in a country that is...

$28M PAC Head Office to be constructed

The construction of a $ 28M Protected Areas Commission’s (PAC) Head Office will soon commence and is expected to be completed by the end...

Amaila failure could shy away In’tl investors – US Ambassador

The U.S embassy in Georgetown has lamented the failure of the Amaila Falls Hydro Project, saying it could shy away investors and make getting...

Amaila Falls: ‘Much harm has been done to the project by the peddling in...

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) is calling on the main opposition party – A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) to take up the offer...

CAL to review airfare structure

Following a meeting today between the Guyana government and the management of Caribbean Airlines (CAL), it was agreed that the current airfare structure...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo writes Granger to resign, call elections

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has written President David Granger calling on him and his caretaker Coalition Cabinet to resign and announce a date for...

Butcher shot after being ambushed by 3 gunmen

A Berbice butcher is now nursing a gunshot wound to his left foot after he was ambushed by three masked gun-men this morning (Saturday,...

President off to Cuba for medical evaluation

President David Granger left Guyana this morning (Saturday, July 20, 2019) for the Republic of Cuba to undergo medical check-up. He is accompanied by First...

Althea Padmore is acting head of SOCU

The Guyana Police Force moments ago announced that Althea Padmore will be the acting Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). The Police...

Fisherman beaten to death, brother hospitalised

A fisherman was on Thursday evening beaten to death while his brother was admitted a patient at the West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH) in...

PPP mulls legal action against GECOM’s CEO over breach of Guyana’s Constitution

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) is contemplating approaching the court to prevent GECOM from going ahead with house-to-house registration, an activity which is...

Eccles man charged for attempting to kill girlfriend

A 32-year-old man was today placed on remand for attempting to kill his girlfriend. Trayon Parks of Old Road, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) was...

Clothes vendor gets 2 years for snatching gold band

A 27-year-old clothes vendor of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara, was on Friday sentenced to two years imprisonment after admitting to a simple...

Vendor charged for allegedly attempting to kill girlfriend

Less than one year after being implicated in a $22 million jewellery heist, 32-year-old Trayon Parks reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts earlier today,...

PNC/R supports GECOM’s defiance of Guyana Constitution, CCJ orders

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R) – the largest party of the coalition government –is supporting the move by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM)...