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Saturday, February 22, 2020

25 receive training to cultivate white oyster mushrooms

Twenty-five persons are now equipped with the expertise to cultivate their own crop of white oyster mushrooms following a five-day workshop on the cultivation...

World must slash meat consumption to save climate: study

PARIS, France (AFP) — The world must drastically reduce its meat consumption in order to avoid devastating climate change, scientists said Wednesday in the...

Guyana benefits from UK funded maritime seafloor mapping programme

The Government of Guyana through an agreement with the United Kingdom (UK), has benefited from a Commonwealth Maritime Economics Programme in Hydrographic Surveying. This is...

Dr Vincent Adams is new head of EPA

Dr. Vincent Adams, an energy expert and scientist, has been appointed Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), effective today (Monday), October 1,...

Six Intl tour operators impressed with Guyana’s wow factor

Six international tour operators from the United Kingdom (UK) and Australia recently completed a familiarisation tour of Guyana through local tour company Wilderness Explorers. The...

Guyana tourism to be marketed by US, German firms- GTA

The Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) has attracted the support of three market representation firms that will assist in introducing Guyana to the world so...

Despite mining, forestry, agriculture Guyana’s land degradation low- GLSC

Guyana's coastline continues to be prone to erosion, saltwater intrusion and flooding continues to be an issue, resulting in lands which should have been...

Port Kaituma receiving new well after high mercury levels found in Kaituma River- GWI

A second well is now being drilled in the Port Kaituma area, North West District (NWD) to bring relief to residents of the said...

Liquid water ‘lake’ revealed on Mars

(BBC) Researchers have found evidence of an existing body of liquid water on Mars. What they believe to be a lake sits under the planet's...

Local fishermen to get oil spill response training – ExxonMobil

Local fishermen could soon be exposed to some “hands-on training” in oil spill response, US oil giant - ExxonMobil said on Tuesday. The company believes...

Recent Articles

Authorities rescue stranded sea turtle at Kitty Seawall

A juvenile green sea turtle which was recently stranded at the Kitty Seawall has been rescued and returned to its natural habitat. The marine creature...

Suspected bicycle thief nabbed, beaten by public spirited citizens

Quick action by public spirited persons prevented a suspected bandit from stabbing a pedal cyclist while attempting to steal his bicycle along Regent Street,...

Miner wanted for 2017 murder nabbed in Bartica

A 23-year-old murder accused who was on the run from the Police for the past two years was arrested in Bartica, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni)...

Survivor of deadly crash urges drivers to stop speeding

By: Andrew Carmichael Eight months after he was involved in a deadly accident which claimed the lives of his two colleagues, a 17-year-old survivor is...

Granger defends wearing campaign colour to observe Joint Services voting

President David Granger, who is also Leader of the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) - which is seeking a reelection at the upcoming...

Smooth D-Day process in Region Six

As thousands of Discipline Services Ranks cast their ballot ahead of the March 02 General and Regional Elections, Ranks in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne)...

Almost 3000 GDF Ranks to vote today – Army Chief

The Security Forces are voting today and Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Chief of Staff, Brigadier Patrick West said that almost 3000 Soldiers are scheduled...

Vote for party that looks out for you – Jagdeo tells Joint Services

As members of the joint services prepare to cast their votes tomorrow (Friday, February 21, 2020) General Secretary Bharrat Jagdeo is urging ranks to...

Update: Murdered man identified as Cuban butcher

The foreign national who was shot dead during a suspected robbery has been identified as 34-year-old Otredis Duarte Gonzales. Gonzales, a Cuban national, was employed...

Carter Center assesses status of Guyana’s electoral preparations

In a detailed press release, the Carter Center has commented on the country's electoral preparations and has made recommendations for wide distribution of tabulation...