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“Because We Care” cash grant initiative launched in Region Two

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand this morning launched the "Because We Care" $15,000 cash grant at the Cottonfield Secondary School in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam). The...

Finance Minister engages Texila University on expansion plans

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh on Tuesday engaged officials of the Texila American University...

Manickchand raps APNU+AFC MP for opposing education cash grant

Education Minister Priya Manickchand on Tuesday roasted the APNU+AFC Opposition for opposing the $19,000 cash grant that is presently being rolled out by the...

From school dropout to PhD: Tamashwar Budhoo shares his journey of hard work, struggles...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Quite often we come across stories of persons beating the odds to excel in their lives. Odds that are worthy of highlighting...

Govt commits to assist with training during meeting with Disabled People’s Network

As plans are afoot to offer comprehensive training and development opportunities to persons with disabilities in Guyana, Human Services and Social Security Minister Dr...

Multi’s auditorium all set for students to write CSEC examinations after last weekend’s fire

Despite the fire that destroyed the teaching block of the North Ruimveldt Secondary School last Saturday, the students who are scheduled to write the...

Guyana gets US$6.7M from World Bank to improve education sector

The Government of Guyana has been able to secure approval from the World Bank for a US$6.7 million grant from the Global Partnership for...

NRSS fire: Education Ministry, parents, teachers & students reach agreements on CSEC venue

The Ministry of Education met today with parents and students of the North Ruimveldt Multilateral Secondary School who are scheduled to begin their Caribbean...

North Ruimveldt Multilateral School fire: “We will recover from this” – Minister Manickchand

The North Ruimveldt Multilateral School, located on Mandela Avenue, Greater Georgetown, was completely destroyed by a massive fire that broke out around noon today...

UG encourages students to pursue academic empowerment there during virtual Career Fair

The University of Guyana, on Friday, 18th June 2021, officially declared open its 12th Annual Career Fair which is being held virtually for the...

Recent Articles

Deaths of Berbice siblings may not be dengue-related, samples sent to lab for diagnosis...

As investigations continue into the deaths of the Berbice siblings who died a day apart from each other, health officials have sent samples to...

Stabroek Market Wharf cleanup is 85% complete

Efforts to clear the rubble and debris from the collapsed Stabroek Market Wharf are swiftly underway, with approximately 85 per cent of the clearing...

Govt to appeal ruling on teachers’ strike – AG

The government will be moving to the Court of Appeal seeking to overturn the ruling handed down by Justice Sandil Kissoon at the Supreme...

Jurassic-themed promenade, boating activity, golf course, shops, boardwalk among plans for National Park

The Protected Areas Commission (PAC) has revealed a new zone plan for the enhancement of the National Park, which will see the introduction of...

Saharan Dust plume projected to pass over Guyana from Friday-Sunday – EPA

See full statement from the Environmental Protection Agency: The Environmental Protection Agency hereby issues an advisory on a forecasted Saharan Dust plume projected to be...

2 mining operations in Puruni flagged for unsafe conditions

Two operations in Puruni Mining District in Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) were flagged by the Occupational Safety and Health Department of the Ministry of Labour...

Berbice siblings died from dengue complications – Dr Anthony

The Berbice brother and sister who died a day apart had complications associated with dengue fever, Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony has revealed. Speaking to...

Vreed-en-Hoop to G/town water taxi operation back to normal

See full statement from the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD): Waters taxis have received the green light to resume use of the Stabroek stelling for the...

President Ali receives UWI American Foundation Legacy Award

  President Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, championing a robust Caribbean identity, has urged the region to actively embrace and value its unique culture and abundance...

Govt/contractor dispute on GtE will not affect US EXIM Bank loan – Jagdeo

The ongoing dispute between the Guyana Government and its contractor for the model Gas-to-Energy (GtE) project, Lindsayca CH4 Guyana Inc. (LNDCH4), will not affect...