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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

IMF predicts hard times ahead for regional economies

- Countries in the Caribbean are going to experience more hard times, according to a new report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The...

TV, Radio stations receive licenses from Broadcasting Authority

- The Guyana National Broadcasting Authority handed out nine licenses on Friday under the new broadcasting act. MTV Channel 65, Television Guyana Inc, GWTV...

A microscopic view of the Macro -The 10th Parliament

By Kurt Campbell – If ever there was a moment Guyanese were disappointed in their parliamentarians, it would be today. This is not “Kurt...

Guyana receives lowest GDP per capita ranking in CARICOM by World Bank

– Guyana has secured the lowest ranking in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) by GDP per capita in the recently released World Bank World...

GRA begins payout of Mortgage Interest Relief

- The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has commenced approving Mortgage Interest Relief (MIR) to taxpayers who meet the criteria set out in Section...

GCCI targets private businesses at Customer Service Seminar

- The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) hosted a Customer Service Seminar on Tuesday, October 15, at the Pegasus Hotel which...

Small, medium sized enterprises to access affordable loans as MSE Project launched

- This is one of the initiatives that is being funded by the GRIF which is part of the Norwegian payment to Guyana...

First ‘Vintage Car Exhibition’ held in Guyana

                                                       By Kurt Campbell  - The Demerara Fire & General Insurance Company on Saturday (October 12) hosted Guyana’s first Vintage Car Exhibition. Speaking to iNews, Operations...

Agri Ministry looks for new financing system for farmers

- Agriculture Minister Dr. Leslie Ramsammy says Guyana is working with the regional institutions to open new avenues of financing for farmers. Agriculture financing...

More effort needed for Agriculture to transform economies – Grenada’s Minister

- Grenada’s Minister of Agriculture Roland Bhola says regional governments are aware that they need to put more effort into agriculture if it...

Recent Articles

Fisherman remanded for shooting city Constable

A fisherman who shot at a city constable who prevented him from jumping the fence of the Bourda Market was on Tuesday arraigned for...

Shop owner slapped with narcotics possession charge  

A business owner, who was recently charged for causing the death of his wife, is once again before the courts, this time for the...

LETTER: Guyanese eagerly await decision from GECOM on the way forward

Dear Editor, Since the successful passage of the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) of December 21, 2018, there should have been early elections in our country, 15-18...

Rashid Khan to lead new-look Afghanistan in Bangladesh Test

Rashid Khan will have several familiar players around him as he begins his stint as Afghanistan's all-format captain, but the Test and T20I squads...

Pakistan to seek world court ruling on Kashmir

Pakistan has said it will take the Kashmir dispute to the International Court of Justice. The move comes after India revoked the special autonomous status...

Where is the $30B GuySuCo bond?

…PPP Presidential Candidate questions value for money When Government arranged a $30-billion bond guaranteed by the State and National Industrial and Commercial Investment (NICIL) assets,...

Kennar Lewis replaces Xavier Marshall at Jamaica Tallawahs

The Jamaica Tallawahs have announced a temporary replacement for USA player Xavier Marshall who will be unavailable until September 14 due to international commitments. Marshall...

JetBlue exploring Guyana route – Patterson

Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson has announced that a JetBlue team will be arriving in Guyana next month. “They will be mounting a mission next...

Soesdyke man slapped with G$2M fraud charge

A man who is accused of defrauding G$2 million from two persons and evading Police custody was on Monday remanded to prison when he...

Education Ministry blames ‘structural changes’ for poor Maths results this year

The pass rate for Mathematics at this year’s Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination was well below 50 per cent and the Education Ministry...