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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

CORONAVIRUS: Risk of spread upgraded to highest level

: The World Health Organization (WHO) has upgraded the global risk of the coronavirus outbreak to "very high" - its top level of risk...

ExxonMobil Guyana, other agencies continue oil spill response readiness

As part of its ongoing efforts to ensure enhanced capacity to respond to an unlikely event of an oil spill, ExxonMobil Guyana has staged...

EU deploys 20 short-term observers to all regions of Guyana

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) deployed today 20 short-term observers. They joined the 14 long-term observers, who have been observing electoral preparations...

Linden Highway speed limit reduced to 80km

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has taken a decision to reduce the speed limit on the Linden Highway from 100km to 80km. The Force said...

CORONAVIRUS: 18 persons in Guyana being monitored

The Ministry of Public Health today announced that 18 persons are currently under surveillance for signs of the deadly coronavirus, which has been declared...

UN monitoring political, security, human rights issues in electoral process

As Guyana gears up to head to the polls in three days’ time, the United Nations will be keeping an eye on developments with...

T20 World Cup champion Sammy to receive Pakistan’s highest civilian award

Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy is to become an honorary citizen of Pakistan and will also receive the country’s highest civilian award, the...

Anna Catherina woman killed after being struck down by cop

A pedal cyclist was on Sunday night killed after she was struck down while riding along the Anna Catherina Public Road, West Coast Demerara...

Woman arrested over chopping death of husband

  A Corentyne, Berbice man has succumbed to injuries after allegedly being chopped by his wife during a drunken brawl. The suspect has since been...

Sunrisers Hyderabad name David Warner captain for IPL 2020

Sunrisers Hyderabad have announced David Warner as their captain for the upcoming IPL that starts on March 29. Warner takes over from Kane Williamson,...