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Monday, September 16, 2019

Researchers aim to improve food production in the Caribbean

- Researchers from Canada and the Caribbean will be looking for greater buy in to a food and nutrition security programme currently being...

Coconut industry needs overhaul – CWA workshop told

- The region’s coconut industry needs to be overhauled if it is to realise its full potential with replanting and re - organisation...

Ruminant farmers encouraged to lobby policy makers

- Small ruminant farmers are being urged to organise themselves so that they could effectively lobby policy makers to have their issues addressed. The...

Private Sector shun calls for takeover of the Berbice River Bridge

By Kurt Campbell – Former Chairman of the Private Sector Commission (PSC) Ramesh Dookhoo has called on the Guyana Government to resists calls for...

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...

Recent Articles

Body of US-based chef found in Kitty apartment

The nude body of a US-based chef was on Sunday morning discovered on the kitchen floor of his Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown apartment. The...

Jordan takes four on debut before Lewis fireworks seal big win for Patriots

Akeem Jordan took 4/33 on his Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) debut to set St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on their way to a...

GPL “smart metres” to be introduced next year

…prepaid metres out of stock Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is yet to fulfil the demands of its customers in supplying prepaid...

Guyanese family from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas returns home today

A five-member Guyanese family is expected to return home today from the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Director of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Kester Craig told Inews...

MACORP launches new line of parts for Caterpillar machine

The need for machinery parts that function effectively and considers its users’ budget has now been met by the Machinery Corporation of Guyana Limited ...

No more tax exemptions for certain Toyota vehicles after November

After November 30, 2019, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will not be allowing tax exemptions on certain Toyota vehicles being registered in the G...

Police nab several men with “Molotov cocktails”

…drugs, illegal motorcycles unearthed during raid in Linden Several alleged arsonists were nabbed by the Police after ranks swooped down at the premises they had...

Warriors spinners bamboozle Patriots to set up fourth straight win

Guyana Amazon Warriors continued to match Trinbago Knight Riders win for win at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...