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86 new doctors graduate from Guyana-Cuba Medical Scholarship Programme

Guyana welcomed 86 new doctors who have successfully completed their training under the Guyana/Cuba Medical Scholarship Programme. The graduation ceremony was held Saturday at the...

Guyana records more Covid-19 deaths; total now at 41

The Ministry of Health has announced two more Covid-19 deaths. See full statement:  The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrettably informs that as of 10:00hrs on August...

NEW GPC ramps up production of COVID-19 treatment

Pharmaceutical manufacturing company NEW GPC on Wednesday announced that in response to the outbreak of novel coronavirus-2019 (COVID-19), it has ramped up production of...

2 new Covid-19 cases recorded

Guyana’s total number of recorded COVID-19 cases is now at 4026, after only two positives were reported on Monday. The Health Ministry’s dashboards showed that...

Amid COVID-19 blood bank reminds of importance of donating

Chief Medical Technologist at the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS), Nataline Seepersaud has  underscored the importance of donating blood during the COVID-19 pandemic. While commending...

More promotion of cancer prevention/awareness needed in Guyana

– An iNews Poll has found that there needs to be more awareness of cancer prevention in Guyana. The question, “Is enough being done...

Massive sensitization campaign needed for Ebola, Chikungunya Virus – APNU

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is calling on the Ministry of Health to take a more...

Sophia to get water through taps next week

‘E’ and ‘D’ Fields, Sophia will receive water supply from the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) for the first time in “a long, long time”,...

UG’s School of Medicine will soon regain accreditation – Dr Cummings

The University of Guyana is set to regain its medical accreditation beginning from the academic year 2016/2017. This is according to Dean of the Faculty...

Medical staff who treated H1N1 patient being monitored – CMO

Days after the first imported case of the H1N1 virus commonly known as Swine Flu has been detected in Guyana, Chief Medical Officer (CMO)...

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Finance Minister seeking funding to reinvigorate agri sector

With Government moving full speed ahead in terms of its reinvigoration of the agricultural sector to assist in boosting Guyana’s economy, the country’s Senior...

Keep Christmas gatherings small – PM urges

  Prime Minister Mark Phillips has appealed to the public to keep their holiday festivities small and in accordance with the COVID-19 measures. On the sidelines...

GuySuCo forges ahead with second crop production target despite challenges

Harvesting of sugar cane across the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) intensifies as production pushes to 52,139 MT of sugar for the Second Crop, 2020. The...

School uniform and supplies voucher distribution begins in Georgetown

The Department of Education - Georgetown launched the distribution of the School Uniform and Supplies Voucher programme in the Georgetown Education District. The simple but...

GTT customers can now check all outstanding balances via telephone

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) has recently added a new automated assistant to provide postpaid customers with the ease of checking their...

Motorcyclist critical after colliding with car in WBD accident

A 40-year-old motorcyclist is now in a critical condition after he collided with a motorcar along the Stanleytown Public Road, West Bank Demerara (WBD)...

Molly Hassan is new Deputy General Manager at GuyOil

Former Chief Executive Officer of the National Communications Network (NCN) Molly Hassan has been appointed Deputy General Manager of the Guyana Oil Company (GuyOil). The...

Linden youth hospitalised after stabbed multiple times

A 23-year-old man of Christianburg, Wismar, Linden is now hospitalised after he was on Monday stabbed several times about his body by a man...

“I feel there is a weight off my shoulders” – businessman on Sleepin Casino...

Businessman Clifton Bacchus is relieved and excited that, after years of waiting and millions wasted, he is finally granted permission to operate the Carnival...

Manager forgets money bag at shop; $700,000 goes missing

A 29-year-old of manager of Gamell's Lumber Yard on Saturday last forgot a bag containing over $700,000 in cash at a shop and upon...