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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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...

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...

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7 REOs relieved of duties

The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development has informed seven Regional Executive Officers (REO) that their services are no longer required. The REOs are...

Over 62,000 housing applications still pending

The new administration is tackling the immense backlog of house lot applications at the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA). According to Minister within...

AG Nandlall updated on Guyana’s AML/CFT progress

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall, today, met with the Head of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU), Mr. Matthew Langevine, his...

5 homeless after toddler sets Sophia house on fire

A family of five is now homeless after a fire, reportedly started by a toddler, gutted their house at 'B' Field Sophia, Greater Georgetown. Lashana...

Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has named Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate. She is the first black woman to serve in the...

NGSA results to be announced on or before Sept 25

The Ministry of Education, on Tuesday, said that the results for the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) will be announced on or before September...

Minister Manickchand talks with GTU on reopening schools for Christmas Term

As part of a holistic plan for the reopening of schools, Minister of Education Priya Manickchand invited the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) to a...

CPL 2020: Teams unhappy with TKR staying outside the bubble and training

A week before the 2020 CPL takes off, disgruntlement has been brewing among several franchises who are unhappy with Trinidad-based players and staff, most...

Learning channel to play greater role in education delivery – Manickchand

The Ministry of Education is exploring ways in which the Guyana Learning Chanel could play a greater role in effective and efficient delivery of...

Zero tolerance for squatting but no strong-arm approach to be taken – new Housing...

While outlining a zero tolerance approach for squatting, Minister of Housing and Water, Collin Croal and Minister Susan Rodrigues have assured residents of 'A'...