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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

NDMA conducting needs assessment for internet connectivity in Region 9

Minister of Public Telecommunications, Catherine Hughes and a team comprising officials from her ministry and the National Data Management Authority (NDMA) are in Upper...

Recovery plan for stranded passengers of Fly Jamaica Airways starts today

Fly Jamaica Airways has announced via its airline officials that their devised operations recovery plan- to address the multitude of passengers, using their airlines,...

Regions 1, 7 and 8 to get internet access before the end of 2018-...

Public Telecommunications Minister, Catherine Hughes has disclosed that before the end of 2018, Region One (Barima-Waini), Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) and Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni) are...

Cyber-bullying: Diamond woman fearful for life

...accused of creating fake Facebook profile A 27-year-old woman says that she is concerned about her safety after being cyber-bullied on social media and accused...

​Youths urged to protect themselves from Internet negatives

The Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) on Friday hosted a “Youth in ICT Day” to bring the curtain down on an enlightening five days of...

E-commerce ready: Kitty Post office rehabilitated, reopened

The Guyana Post Office Corporation (GPOC) on Monday reopened its Kitty Post Office, with the aim to maximise e-commerce in the country’s postal services. In...

Int’l experts to gather in Guyana for Internet Week 2017

Internet and ICT experts from around the world will gather in Georgetown next week to participate in the annual high-level Technology Conference to mark...

Youth apprentices possess the drive to succeed – ExxonMobil’s Country Manager

ExxonMobil and the Centre for Local Business Development teamed up on Tuesday August 15, to host twelve of the sixteen students currently participating in...

GRIF Project Grant will increase connectivity in Hinterland communities – Minister Hughes

Minister of Public Telecommunications, Catherine Hughes expressed confidence that a project designed for ICT Access and eServices for Hinterland, Poor and Remote Communities, that...

Public Telecommunications Ministry and ITU team up to raise awareness about cyber security

Even though the country is still working towards universal access to the internet, the Ministry of Public Telecommunications is taking steps to educate especially...

Recent Articles

Miners killed after pit collapses in Mowasi Backdam

Two miners lost their lives on Monday night after they were reportedly covered by mud and stones when a pit in which they were...

Prisoner facing rape charge dies from suspected poisoning

A prisoner who was expected to answer at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts for the rape of a 16-year-old student died on Tuesday morning after...

Police Commissioner James receives GPF’s highest award

...Colonel Trevor Earl Bowman of the GDF receives Military Service Medal Commissioner of Police, Leslie James was conferred with the Guyana Police Force’s (GPF) highest...

Police officers charged with assault, wrongful detention

Two Police ranks who allegedly assaulted and wrongfully detained a man who visited a liquor bar, which they jointly own, found themselves before the...

Recent road deaths: Ramjattan urges Police Officers to exercise restraint when imbibing

Following recent reports of two Guyana Police Force members being involved in fatal motor vehicular accidents while under the influence of alcohol, Public Security...

Shermon Lewis replaces Alzarri Joseph in Windies Test Tour of India

Right-arm fast bowler, Shermon Lewis will replace Alzarri Joseph in the 15-man squad for the Test Tour of India which starts Thursday, October 4...

Sammy supports Windies Women in ICC WWT20

Daren Sammy, one of St Lucia’s most prolific international sport stars will join the WINDIES Ambassador Programme to lend his support of the WINDIES...

Schoolboy charged with murder of Annandale pensioner

Timothy Vanmaalson of Buxton, East Coast Demerara (CED), was today (Tuesday), charged with the murder of 72-year-old Krishnachand Dabee of Annandale, ECD, when he...

CPL 2018 takeaways: Associate stars shine bright; Smith and Warner, not quite

Continuity pays off for TKR One of the most amazing things about Trinbago Knight Riders' third CPL title in the space of four seasons is...

Ex sugar workers protest PM’s Region 6 Office for their severance

Ex-workers from Skeldon and Rose Hall estates staged a picketing exercise outside of the Prime Minister’s (PM), Region 6, Office at Port Mourant demanding...