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Oil production in 2020: Govt awaiting independent reports to determine if possible – Trotman

Government is now awaiting the recommendations of two independent agencies that are in the process of reviewing ExxonMobil’s production licence applications to make a...

Illegal mining at Kaieteur National Park: Several arrested in Govt clamp down

President David Granger has ordered officers from the Guyana Police Force (GPF); the Guyana Defence Force (GDF); and the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission...

Climate Change and Food Security Institute launched

at Critchlow Labour College  One of Guyana’s oldest training institutions, the Critchlow Labour College (CLC), has moved to establish the Guyana Climate Change and...

Global march in support of Science

March for Science: Protesters gather worldwide to support 'evidence' (CNN) Crowds massed in the US capital and around the world Saturday to support science...

Citizens have a duty to protect the earth’s resources to ensure sustenance – President...

In recognition of International Earth Day, which will be observed tomorrow (22 April), the Ministry of the Presidency, Department of Environment, held a  special ceremony ...

Office of climate change launches entity logo

The Office of Climate Change in the Ministry of Presidency today launched the official logo of the entity which was designed in the context...

$48M grid solar powered PV systems earmarked for 9 public institutions- GEA

...says will save Govt over $8M annually after 6 years payback period The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education (MoE)...

From import to export: Local farmer changing the tide, producing Bell peppers

By: Delicia Haynes Bell peppers, the large green red and yellow ones that are imported, are now being grown locally and are being sold at...

Exxon Mobil confirms new oil discovery in Snoek well offshore Guyana

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced today positive results on the Snoek well offshore Guyana, confirming a new discovery on the Stabroek Block. Drilling...

Transparency in oil and gas sector important- President

...says Opposition, populace must be involved President David Granger has informed ExxonMobil’s wwExecutives of Government’s commitment to the development of Guyana’s oil and gas sector...

Recent Articles

New Amsterdam prisoner injured after setting mattress on fire

Committed prisoner Delon Boucher received injuries about his body after he set fire to his mattress located in the Security Block of the New...

“We are quite alarmed” – Trotman on Amazon fires

Guyana’s Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman has expressed grave concerns over the record rate at which fires have been affecting the Amazon Rainforest in...

Man remanded for stabbing ex-girlfriend and her new beau

A 48-year-old man, who stabbed his ex-girlfriend and her new companion, was today remanded to prison. Gilbert Thomas of Hururu Mission, Upper Berbice River, was...

Elections can be held by late October – Jagdeo

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) believes a date in late October is more reasonable for the hosting of early General and Regional Elections. This timeline...

Barbados to abolish immigration/customs forms

(CMC) — Passengers arriving at the Grantley Adams International Airport here will no longer be required to fill out immigration/customs forms, also known as...

Valmiki College for Business and Technology launched

Guyana’s newest tertiary educational institution, the Valmiki College for business and technology, was declared open today as the non-profit institution is now expanded to...

President Granger attends viewing of late Presidential Guard

President David Granger, on Thursday morning, attended the viewing of the body of the late Constable Winston Cooper, former member of the Presidential Guard,...

Civil society group protests again for Govt to respect Guyana’s Constitution

A few members of civil society have staged another protesting, calling on the government to respect the country's constitution. Last week, just a handful of...

FFTP donates 100 beds to public health sector

The local public health sector has received a tremendous boost with the donation of 100 hundred beds from the Food For The Poor Guyana...

‘City Hall cash-strapped’ – Mayor urges residents to settle outstanding rates and taxes

Mayor of Georgetown, Ubraj Narine is appealing to residents in the capital city to pay their rates and taxes so that City Hall, which...