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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Over $417M to be invested in road rehabilitation under CRIP

- The Ministry of Housing and Water’s Community Roads Improvement Programme (CRIP) signed contracts with five construction companies for the second phase of...

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...

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GTT employees benefit from chronic disease workshop

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) on Wednesday hosted a Chronic Disease Management workshop in an effort to raise the awareness of the...

3 win motorcars in Ariel Christmas promotion

The three lucky winners in the Ariel 'Triple Treat' Christmas Promotion were on Friday presented the keys to their brand-new Toyota Vitz motorcars during...

Political Parties still to sign onto ERC’s Code of Conduct

As the elections campaigning season has begun, many political parties are yet to sign onto the Ethnic Relations Commission’s (ERC) Code of Conduct- a...

Teen slapped with break-and-enter charge

Acting Chief Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus on Thursday granted bail to a teenager who was slapped with a break-and-enter charge. Eighteen-year-old Roberto Perez, of Kumaka, North...

Museum exhibit, fireworks this weekend to publicly commemorate Guyana’s first oil

Director of Energy Dr. Mark Bynoe on Thursday evening announced that ten lucky persons will have the chance to win a vial containing a...

“Brukup” gets life imprisonment for 2017 nightclub murder

Justice Jo-Ann Barlow on Thursday handed a life sentence to convicted murderer Shawn Harris, called “Shawny” or “Brukup”, after he was recently found guilty...

Contents of AG Report worrying – FITUG

The incumbent A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) has come under greater criticism by the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana...

Elections candidates’ lists: Political party fraudulently obtained nominator’s name

…PPP/C vows to implement “tougher legislation” on electoral fraud The Opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) says it will implement tougher laws to guard against electoral...

4 in custody after CANU intercepts fertiliser truck with cocaine, ganja

The Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Thursday intercepted a fertiliser-laden truck destined for Berbice with a large quantity of ganja and cocaine along Mandela...

Education Ministry says will assist victims in St. Agnes School attack

The Ministry of Education in collaboration with the Guyana Teachers’ Union wishes to react to the unfortunate and absolutely abhorrent incident which took place...