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Thursday, August 11, 2022

Guyana signs agreement with Norway, IDB to leapfrog solar energy future

(DPI) Following the signing of an agreement among Guyana, the Kingdom of Norway and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the reality of Guyana’s goal to...

Floodwaters rapidly rising in Kwakwani

During the last 24 hours, floodwaters at Kwakwani Waterfront and Lamp Island have risen about two to three feet respectively. The outburst of the large...

$100M in grants available for locals interested in preserving the environment

  Half a million US dollars, or Gy$100 million, in funding is available for local groups interested in executing projects that would aid in protecting...

Officials to be trained to keep water clean during disasters

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and the United Nations International Children Funds (UNICEF) today launched a Water,...

Reg. 10 residents remain resilient as floodwaters continue to rise

As the heavy downpour continues across the country, several villages in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice) continue to be severely affected. This was confirmed by Public...

Authorities prepared for weekend of heavy rainfall

Prime Minister, Brigadier Mark Phillips has announced that officials are working around the clock to ensure that no administrative region in Guyana is neglected...

PM urges preparations as tropical wave expected over next 5 days 

Prime Minister Brigadier Mark Phillips is calling on Guyanese, especially those on the coastland and in Region Seven and Region Ten, to prepare for...

Emergency works underway in Kwakwani as rainy season persists – CDC

The National Taskforce on Flood Monitoring through the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), is working assiduously to ensure impacted and potentially impacted communities across Guyana...

“Stop skirting around issues” – Pres Ali urges developed world to deliver on environmental...

While highlighting the dangers of climate change and the risk to the natural environment, President Dr Irfaan Ali on Sunday renewed his call for...

GOGEC, EPA sign MoU for partnership in local energy sector

The Guyana Oil and Gas Energy Chamber -GOGEC and the Environmental Protection Agency have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the objective of providing...

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Raksha Bandhan celebrations:  President receives rakhi from Brahma Kumaris sisters, Indian High Commission 

President Dr Irfaan Ali ushered in Raksha Bandhan celebrations  after receiving rakhis from sisters from the Brahma Kumaris and from representatives of...

Banks confirmed as official beer of Hero CPL finals

Banks has been confirmed as the Official Beer of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) finals which will take place in Guyana from 27...

Low-Income Houses at Great Diamond on track to be completed for Cricket Carnival

–all proceeds from renting to assist low-income homeowners Construction for a number of two-bedroom low-income homes at Great Diamond, East Bank Demerara, which will be...

Father, daughter found guilty of killing fisherman

Initially indicted for the capital offence of murder over the beating to death of 22-year-old fisherman Shereffudeen Nazamudeen, Surendra Sukhdeo and his daughter Mandy...

New era of development on the horizon – President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali told this year’s Youths in Natural Resources (YNR) Apprentices that by 2030 they will be living in the best city...

Police now institute murder charge against youth for death of Berbice businessman

The prosecution on Wednesday withdrew the manslaughter charge which was instituted against Dave Singh last week and is now charging the 23-year-old man with...

British Airways to commence operations in Guyana in 2023

British Airways will commence operations from the United Kingdon to Guyana in 2023 but tickets are expected to go on sale from this week....

Miss Jam Zone delegates pay a courtesy call on Tourism Minister

The seven semi-finalists of the Miss Jam Zone Pageant on Monday paid a courtesy call on Tourism, Industry and Commerce Minister, Oneidge Walrond. After being...

Lot 1 of Eccles-Great Diamond Road to be completed before CPL cricket – Min....

Lot One of the new Eccles to Great Diamond four-lane highway is slated for completion in time for the much-anticipated Cricket Carnival. Housing and Water...

Digicel moves office to Pegasus corporate center

Please see below full press release: Digicel is pleased to inform all of our customers that in order to...