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Friday, September 18, 2020

IDB hailed as Guyana’s main financial partner

By Kurt Campbell - Junior Finance Minister Juan Edghill has hailed the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) as Guyana's main external financier in developmental projects. The...

Investors in Marriott are not being kept secret – PSC Chairman

By Kurt Campbell – President of the Private Sector Commission (PSC) Ronald Webster has assured that the names of his members investing in the...

Young entrepreneurs undergo training

- Twelve young entrepreneurs are being trained to create and sustain their own business ventures. These persons were selected from regions 3, 4 and...

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...

Recent Articles

“Let us partner for the children of Guyana” – Education Minister urges Opposition

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand on Friday urged all stakeholders, including the Parliamentary Opposition, to work collaboratively with the Ministry to ensure that Guyana’s...

Full Framework Agreement signed between the Guyana Government and the USA

Guyana's Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Hugh Todd, on behalf of the Guyana Government, and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, on...

Guyana open to investors – President Ali

As Guyana continues to pursue a path of unprecedented growth and development, President Irfaan Ali said that Guyana is open for business and will...

We will not stand in the way of any process that will bring benefits...

With the APNU/AFC coalition back in the opposition benches, Member of Parliament David Patterson has given a commitment that the party will not stand...

4 remanded for murder of WCB taxi driver

Four persons were this morning remanded for the murder of 47-year-old Mohamed Haniff, a taxi driver of Experiment, West Coast Berbice (WCB). The accused are:...

Shoemaker attacked and robbed at La Grange

A 25-year-old shoemaker was on Thursday evening attacked and robbed by three men at Independence Street, La Grange, West Bank Demerara (WBD). Michael Ramcharran, also...

1 critical, another injured after pick-up topples at Rockstone

Two persons have been injured after the vehicle in which they were travelling turned turtle along the Rockstone Trail in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice). The...

US commits US$5M to assist Venezuelans in Guyana

The United States has allocated $US5M to assist Venezuelans in Guyana who were forced to flee their country due to severe economic hardships and...

US commits to reviewing ban on catfish from Guyana

Following high-level discussions with Guyana’s President Dr Irfaan Ali, the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has committed his Government to reviewing the ban...

Pompeo announces US$3M for local initiative to allow citizens involvement in government, democracy

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Friday morning announced a significant US$3M for a “locally-led programme for citizens' involvement in the government” and US$1.5M...