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Sod turned for US$2.25M Science & Technology Building

The sod was turned on Friday for a new Science and Technology Building at the University of Guyana (UG) which is expected to benefit...

Seize the moment, don’t wait for opportunities to fall in your lap – Pres....

President Dr Irfaan Ali has urged newly graduated students of the University of Guyana Berbice Campus (UGBC) not to wait for opportunities to fall...

Guyanese boys named top CSEC, CAPE performers in region

Guyana has once again topped the region at this year’s Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) and the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE). Minister of Education,...

“Your nation is behind you, rooting for your success” – President Ali tells UG...

President Dr Irfaan Ali during a virtual message at the 57th convocation ceremony of the University of Guyana (UG), which took place on Friday...

New $84M Arthurville Primary School commissioned at Wakenaam

The new Arthurville Primary School on the island of Wakenaam in the Essequibo River was commissioned earlier today by President Dr Irfaan Ali and...

Govt pushing AI, advanced technology as $220M GTI learning centre commissioned

A spanking new Government Technical Institute (GTI) building at Woolford Avenue, Georgetown, that was constructed to the tune of $220 million, was on Friday...

Young educator Trisia Abraham relishes challenge of teaching Spanish

Over the decade, Guyana’s education system has welcomed several Spanish-speaking students, which has been attributed to migration from neighbouring Venezuela as well as Cuba....

GFS urges citizens to be vigilant, cautious with increased reports of grass fires

The Guyana Fire Service has been receiving a number of reports of grass fires, especially during this dry season, and as such, is imploring...

Cybersecurity training hosted to promote digital security

In commemoration of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the National Data Management Authority (NDMA) on Thursday hosted a cybersecurity awareness training session for heads of public...

Govt commissions ICT hub, village shop at Kwatamang

The government’s developmental initiatives are reaching even the farthest communities, with Kwatamang – a satellite village of Annai, North Rupununi, Region Nine (Upper Takatu-Upper...

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Guyana announces 1st credit eligible for use by airlines under CORSIA

Full statement below: The Architecture for REDD+ Transactions (ART) issued 7.14 million 2021 vintage carbon credits to Guyana today as the Government of Guyana simultaneously...

TKR, CPL to sponsor Trinidad T20 Festival – a platform to develop and launch...

Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR), celebrated champions of the Republic Bank Caribbean Premier League (CPL) T20, are the main sponsors for the upcoming T20 Festival...

Public Works Minister leads delegation at workshop on future of ports in C’bean

Public Works Minister, Bishop Juan Edghill is currently leading a Guyanese delegation at the United States Department of State and Deloitte Advisory LLP workshop...

Haslington youth slapped with armed robbery charges

Lushawn Jevon Crawford, 22, of Haslington South, East Coast Demerara (ECD) was on Monday remanded to prison on robbery under arms charges. He appeared before...

All registration transactions are free – GECOM

reminds ongoing registration ends on May 31 As the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) continues to fulfil its legal obligation to conduct Registration in...

PK businessman busted with gun, ammo & ganja

Thirty-five-year-old, Andrew Williams, a businessman of Port Kaituma, North West District (NWD) and also of William Street, Kitty, Georgetown was arrested on Tuesday evening...

My son might have even been alive before he burnt him – grieving mother

Days after finding out that her son, Shakeel John had died and his body burnt, his mother Sharon Jones claimed that she last saw...

Gov’t launches online portal for old-age pension, public assistance applications

Persons eligible for pension and public assistance can now apply for these services from the comfort of their homes, as the Human Services and...

CARICOM’s 50th-anniversary rum blend launched

The Prime Minister of Saint Lucia, Philip J. Pierre presented the new CARICOM 50th Anniversary Rum Blend from the Saint Lucia Distillers Group to...

Suspected Ponzi scheme: Woman charged for collecting $36M found not guilty

A Berbice Magistrate has found the woman who was charged with obtaining money totalling $283 million by false pretence not guilty on one of...