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UG introduces refrigerant management course

The University of Guyana (UG) today launched a refrigerant management and equipment presentation course that teaches new and emerging technologies to replace chemicals that...

Major supermarkets support push to end plastic pollution

Bounty, Survival, Real Value, Mattai, DSL, Budget and Massy Stores’ on Sunday rewarded the first twenty shoppers to their outlets, with prizes for bringing...

Linden asphalt plant could produce 160 tonnes per hour

The new Linden asphalt plant has the capacity to produce 160 tonnes of asphalt per hour, according to Managing Partner of Associates Construction, Ronald...

Gov’t partnering with GGGI to roll out rooftop solar project by 2019

The Government of Guyana in collaboration with the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) will be undertaking a project in rooftop solar for commercial and...

STEM Guyana preparing Bartica youths to drive ‘green’ development

-in keeping with President’s vision for a ‘green’ town In an effort to equip teachers, students and residents of Bartica with the technological skills that...

Kanashen Amerindian Protected Area accredited to the QCC

Guyana’s first and largest community owned protected area, the Kanashen Amerindian Protected Area in Region 9, was recently accredited to The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy...

Alexander Village flooding: State Minister calls on residents to keep environment clean

Minister of State, Joseph Harmon, today, charged the residents of Alexander Village to take personal responsibility for the condition of their surroundings even as...

GFC presents revised National Forest Policy Statement and Plan to stakeholders

The Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) today presented the revised National Forest Policy Statement and Plan to stakeholders. The Department of Public Information (DPI) has reported...

Political momentum on climate change must be accelerated says Jagdeo at WSDF

Guyana's former President Dr Bharrat Jagdeo in his capacity as Patron-in-Chief delivered the feature remarks at the World Sustainable Development Forum (WSDF). The forum which convened...

Jagdeo among key int’l figures attending World Sustainable Development Forum in Mexico City

Guyana's Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, is currently attending the first World Sustainable Development Forum (WSDF) being held in Mexico City under the theme...

Recent Articles

70-Y-O attacked, robbed during Tuschen home invasion

A 70-year-old man is now traumatised after two bandits invaded his house located at Tuschen Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo (EBE). The incident occurred at...

Govt to develop policy to assist overseas-based Guyanese affected by natural disasters

Minister of Citizenship, Mr. Winston Felix said the Government will be working with various stakeholders to develop a draft National Policy, which will outline...

Bandits rob temple on Essequibo Coast

The Hare Krisna Temple located at Land of the Plenty on the Essequibo Coast was broken into twice during the space of three weeks. The...

Tuschen woman robbed as she was walking home from work

A 42-year-old woman was attacked and robbed on Monday night by cutlass-wielding bandits as she was walking home along the Tuschen Public Road, East...

Vehicle caught fire in vicinity of seawall  

A pick-up truck, bearing registration number PNN 7686 belonging to a government agency, moments ago burst into flames while traversing the East Coast Highway...

IAC urges Govt to respect Constitution, call date for elections

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) today (Tuesday), urged the APNU/AFC coalition government that, in the interest of democracy, to discontinue its "disregard for constitutional...

Drunken cop reportedly slams Police boat into private vessels; probe launched

An investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding a police constable being allowed to operate a service boat while reportedly being under the...

Colin Ingram joins St Lucia Zouks for HERO CPL 2019

The St Lucia Zouks have announced that Colin Ingram will be joining them for the remainder of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL)...

Body of 7-yr-old burn victim to arrive in Guyana on Thursday

The body of seven-year-old Shaniya Persaud, who succumbed at the Shriners Hospital in Galveston, Texas, last Sunday after undergoing a much-needed surgery which led...

Drinking spree between Enterprise brothers ends deadly

A drinking spree ended in murder at an East Coast Demerara (ECD) home on Monday afternoon when a sibling allegedly knifed his older brother...