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Thursday, September 19, 2019

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...

BREAKING: Fire erupts at Noble House Seafoods, fuel tanks destroyed

Fire fighters are vigorously working to contain a disastrous fire in the compound of Noble House Seafoods at Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara. Inews understands that...

Miners want relief, operating under severe constraints- GGDMA

...question if this the good life that was promised Below is a statement by the The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association calling...

Bosai’s US$400M Manganese mine expects to ship 350,000 tonnes per year

..once up and running at Matthews Ridge in Region 1 in 2018 Members of the Board of Directors of  Bosai Minerals Group including Steven Ma...

‘Flash Flood warning is in effect’-hydromet office

Based on a statement from the hydrometeorological office, low lying areas throughout the Regions should brace themselves for floods as continuous downpours throughout tonight...

Department of Environment launched

– integrates 6 agencies President David Granger was on hand on Wednesday to formally launch the Department of Environment, one of several sub-agencies and ministries...

3 illegal mining operations shut down in Regions 8, 9- GGMC

-They were reportedly responsible for water pollution in the areas outlined A visit to the Region 9 communities of Karasabai and Yurong Paru, and Monkey...

Land reclamation to be aggressively pursued – Trotman

Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman said he would petition the Ministry of Finance to set aside a greater portion of the gold royalties...

Guyana closer to crafting national climate change policy

Guyana is crafting a national climate change policy with assistance from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). Head of the Office of Climate Change, Janelle Christian,...

Recent Articles

Opposition “disappointed” with February 2020 timeline

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo this afternoon expressed disappointment with the proposed February 2020 elections timeline. However, he noted that the People's Progressive Party will work...

Under pressure, President says not in breach of Constitution

In response to the strongly worded statement by the foreign powers this morning, that the Guyana government is in breach of the country’s Constitution,...

Autopsy finds US-based Guyanese chef was strangled

An autopsy has confirmed that the US-based Guyanese man who was discovered dead in his Kitty, Georgetown apartment on Sunday morning was strangled. Inews understands...

PPP protests “illegal” Govt

Scores of supporters of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) are currently protesting outside of the Pegasus Hotel, Georgetown - where President David Granger...

Guyana Govt in breach of the Constitution – Diplomatic Community

See full statement below: The United States of America Ambassador to Guyana, H.E. Ambassador Sarah-Ann Lynch, United Kingdom High Commissioner to Guyana, H.E. Greg Quinn...

GECOM ready for elections by end of February 2020

The Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has indicted to President David Granger that the entity will be ready for...

‘Put Guyana first’ – ERC urges political stakeholders

The Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) has expressed concerns over the current political impasse regarding the hosting of General and Regional Elections, and is urging...

Boy, 16, found guilty of rape of 6-yr-old

After being found guilty of rape at just 16 years old, Trevlon Frank now awaits his sentencing whilst on remand for the crime. This comes...

Woman rescues 4-year-old grandson as fire razes Plaisance home

A woman and her four-year-old grandson are now homeless after their Plaisance, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home was destroyed by fire early Wednesday night. The...