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Monday, July 22, 2024

Deputy Mayor distances self from Mayor’s “Muslim State” comments

Deputy Mayor Alfred Mentore has distanced himself from the unfortunate utterances made by Mayor Ubraj Narine regarding President Ali, with specific reference to a...

Local companies must act fast to capitalise on oil blocks bid round – GMSA

…urges companies to form consortiums With the Government’s announcement that 14 oil blocks will be up for an auction open to both local and foreign...

Women entrepreneurial app launches e-wallet content

Building the human capital is going to be the secret to Guyana’s success. This is the firm conviction of UK High Commissioner to Guyana,...

APNU+AFC Govt failed to take action against contractor for non-delivery of forensic lab equipment

  Even though the Audit Office of Guyana recommended legal action five years ago against a contractor who reneged on his contract to deliver equipment...

Teen mother in custody after leaving baby boy in drain to die

A teenager has been arrested by police after she reportedly abandoned her 21-month-old son in a drain at Parika Backdam, Region Three. The incident occurred...

Order signed to expedite licensing for small internet service providers – PM

In keeping with government's efforts to expand the telecommunications sector, Prime Minister Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips has signed an exemption order to expedite the...

Arson suspected as fire leaves 4 homeless

Four persons are now homeless after a fire on Friday afternoon completely distroyed a two-story building at Endfield Village, East Bank Berbice. Haresh Mangru, 25,...

Guyana records 86th COVID-19 death; 37 new cases with 18 in ICU

The Ministry of Health (MOH) announced that Guyana has recorded its 86th COVID-19 death today. According to the Ministry, "as of 14:00hrs on October 3rd,...

Suspected bicycle thief nabbed, beaten by public spirited citizens

Quick action by public spirited persons prevented a suspected bandit from stabbing a pedal cyclist while attempting to steal his bicycle along Regent Street,...

UG Vice Chancellor withdraws request for renewal of contract

University of Guyana Vice Chancellor, Professor Ivelaw Lloyd Griffith on Friday withdrew his request for the renewal of his contract. This decision came amid...

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US$45M project to fix/replace kokers across Guyana

As Government continues to ramp up efforts to strengthen the country’s flood adaptation and resilience, Senior Minister in the Office of the President with...

Prem’s Electrical – a supplier of standard-compliant electrical equipment & fittings

Established since 1992, Prem’s Electrical is now known as one of the major distributors of quality electrical products and services for the residential, commercial...

Corentyne River Bridge awaits financing approval from China

The Corentyne River Bridge, a momentous project geared to enhance the connectivity between Guyana and Suriname, is currently awaiting financial approval from the Republic...

GWI advances interventions to improve Kwakwani’s sanitation, water supply networks

The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) is advancing interventions to ensure better water distribution and sanitation systems in Kwakwani, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice), where more...

GCCI concerned over claims of corruption, financial impropriety within Police Force

See full statement from the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry: The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) has grown increasingly concerned over recent...

Master plan for Silica City completed – Croal

The revolutionary master plan drafted for Silica City, Guyana’s inaugural modern and sustainable project, has been completed, handed over to the Government, and will...

20 houses to be built for vulnerable residents in Meriwa, Karisparu

The government, through its Hinterland Housing Programme is working to improve housing for 20 vulnerable families in the Karisparu Village and Meriwa settlement located...

18-Y-O dies in Corentyne car crash

See full statement from the Guyana Police Force: Police are investigating a fatal incident which occurred on Monday, July 22, 2024 at about 02:10hrs on...

Berbice farmer chops son after he refused to work for him

A young farmer is now seeking medical attention after he was chopped in the head by his father for refusing to work on his...

Teen dies, driver battling for life after car crashes into concrete fence

A teenager is now dead and another man is battling for his life after the car in which they were travelling crashed into a...