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CJIA records over 31,000 arrivals in May

The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) has released flight statistics for this year thus far, which show a whopping 6000 increase in arrivals for...

Govt, Princess Casino collude to quash Marriott Casino tenders – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has accused the Government and the authorities of Princess Hotel and Casino of working in tandem to block the realisation...

Buju Banton urges youth to stay away from violence

Jamaican reggae and dancehall artiste, Buju Banton performed to a sold-out crowd at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence on Sunday morning. During the concert, Banton,...

Youths dominate 53rd anniversary flag-raising ceremony

The flag-raising ceremony for Guyana’s 53rd anniversary was held at D’Urban Park on Sunday, with several rounds of performances delivered by mostly students, members...

GTT launches +Star Singing Competition

After persistent calls from the public for the return of the GTT Jingle and Song Competition, the company has launched the GTT Plus Star...

Over $1M up for grabs at Kite Flying Competition

Over one million dollars in cash and prizes is up for grabs at the "Flying High Kite Flying Competition" organised by the Smalta brand,...

AMCHAM to host Open Golf Tournament

The American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) Guyana will be hosting an open golf tournament on June 15, 2019 at the Lusignan Golf Club. “AMCHAM Guyana...

North Pakaraima Mountain Safari takes off this weekend

The 17th Annual Pakaraima Mountain Safari 2019 is expected to kick off this Saturday, as close to 100 persons including tourists from Korea and North...

UG Fete featuring Shenseea set for May

Jamaica’s top female dancehall artiste, Shenseea is set to be the headlining act when the Guyana Carnival in collaboration with PACE and the University...

Bartica Regatta 2019 launched

Bartica Easter Regatta 2019 was launched today during a press conference at the Pegasus Hotel, with the unveiling of a series of sport competitions...

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Guyana Times/INews Public Service Advisory on COVID 19

Wear Masks against spreading COVID 19 In the battle against the COVID 19 pandemic, until a vaccine is created, initiatives have focused on preventing...

Prison authorities taking measures to keep coronavirus out prisons

The Guyana Prison Service is taking proactive measures to ensure the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is kept out of the country’s prisons. Director of Prisons Gladwin...

‘No fuel shortage’, says GuyOil

The Guyana Oil Company (GuyOil) has given all assurances that there is an adequate supply of fuel in the country to meet domestic demands...

‘Ultimate objective of any judicial system is to resolve disputes according to the law’...

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) is of the view that the court has no jurisdiction to give legitimacy to what is “plainly illegitimate”, that...

India’s pandemic lockdown turns into a human tragedy

(Reprinted from BBC) When I spoke to him on the phone, he had just returned home to his village in the northern state of...

Audit Office had cited embattled company for expired HIV kits on numerous occasions

Caribbean Medical Supplies, the company currently embroiled in scandal for supplying Guyana’s Public Health Ministry with expired Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) testing kits, has,...

Who’s the greatest T20 cricketer?

A format that began in 2003 and revolutionised the sport. Leagues all over the world. Team managements and players challenging conventional cricketing thought. And...

Partial lockdown in New Amsterdam; Police to take action over failure to comply

In light of a suspected COVID-19 case in the town of New Amsterdam, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne), the municipality on Sunday stated that non-essential...

Cops called in to ensure ‘Social Distancing’ compliance

As Guyana continues to confront the coronavirus pandemic, efforts are now being put in place to utilise ranks of the Police Force in order...

Guyana confirms 3 more COVID-19 cases; total now up to 8

Guyana has confirmed another three cases of the novel coronavirus, bring the total cases here to eight. This was announced by Public Health Minister, Volda...