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Saturday, July 4, 2020

Govt to solicit help from embassies to maintain local parks- Harmon

Minister of State, Joseph Harmon during a sector review of the Department of the Environment earlier this week, committed to the administration of the...

City Council may up garbage collections by $200 – Town Clerk

By Ramona Luthi In light of the Mayor and City Council’s recent announcement of a new the measure that obligates  Georgetown residents to pay for...

CGX, Repsol sign up as Gold Sponsors of GIPEX 2018

Repsol Exploracion Guyana and CGX Energy inc. have signed on to the Guyana International Petroleum Business Summit - GIPEX 2018 - as Gold Sponsors,...

Diamond NDC probing unsanitary Chinese restaurant 

…after roach found in fried rice The Little Diamond-Herstelling Neighbourhood Democratic Council (NDC) Sanitation Department says it is investigating an allegation that a roach was...

New CARICOM Chair wants to create world’s first climate resilient region

New CARICOM Chair wants to create world's first climate resilient region Incoming Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Haiti’s President Jovenel Moïse says the...

ExxonMobil Contract: Guyana could earn US$300M annually from oil reserves

By Michael Younge  After much criticism and public dissatisfaction, the Government today released the controversial petroleum agreement it signed with US oil giant, ExxonMobil...

ExxonMobil Contract to be released shortly

BY MICHAEL YOUNGE The Government of Guyana has confirmed this morning that it will be releasing the controversial agreement it inked with US-based oil giant,...

Fairness in GGMC’s process being questioned

Questions are being raised over the process being used by a miner, who is believed to be closely affiliated with the Guyana Geology and...

Natural Resources Ministry inks first contract for REDD+ Readiness Process in Guyana 

 The Ministry of Natural Resources today announced that it has inked a six month contract with a local consultancy firm to develop a Grievance...

CI strategy key to advancing Guyana’s national development plans – Singh

...aims at working with local communities to conserve Guyana’s forests and coastal areas Conservation International Guyana (CI) 2018-2025 long-term strategy aims at working with local...

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16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...

Over 1300 persons repatriated to Guyana – GCAA Chairman

The National Covid-19 Task Force has managed to repatriate over 1,300 Guyanese back to their homeland, after being stranded overseas due to the COVID-19...

Court awards $10M to WCB cash crop farmers

…after Region 5 REO maliciously bulldozed farms in 2018 The High Court has awarded over $10 million relief to three cash crop farmers of Region...

Container trucks, lorries to be restricted during rush hours

The Guyana Police Force on Friday announced that it will start restricting container trucks and lorries along the roadways during peak hours. In a post...

Lowenfield slapped with 3rd private criminal charge

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has been slapped with yet another private criminal charge for fraud. Two private criminal charges were filed against Lowenfield for...

Suspect in Agricola fatal shooting nabbed, confesses to crime

The man who was fingered in the shooting to death of 27-year-old Tyron Duesberry on June 22, 2020, whilst he was searching for party...

General Elections set for August 10th in Trinidad and Tobago

Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr Keith Rowley, has announced that general election will be held on August 10th. After announcing that he had...

UN urges all to refrain from acts, remarks that could incite racial hostility

The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Guyana, Mikiko Tanaka, has urged all stakeholders to work towards ensuring that there is peace and stability in...

‘I have every confidence in recount’ – CARICOM Secretary General

Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque says he has "every confidence" in the work conducted by the high-level CARICOM delegation...