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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Digicel to implement VAT on data services from February 1

A pronouncement made by Public Communications Minister Cathy Hughes, following the presentation of the 2017 National Budget last December, indicating that Value Added Tax...

Bartica Massacre trial: Defence begins closing arguments

As the Bartica Massacre trial nears its end, Defence Attorneys Roger Yearwood and Shaphier Husain presented their closing arguments for Mark Royden Williams and...

AG vs DSG debacle: PPP condemns attacks against young professionals

… Harmon to make recommendations The derisive attack launched against Deputy Solicitor General (DSG) Prithima Kissoon by Attorney General Basil Williams SC, has caught the...

State Audits ignored VAT – Ram

− As Tax handbook launched Charted Account and Attorney-at-Law Christopher Ram has stated that the State Audits which have been conducted over the last several...

Govt’s Cultural Advisor, Chronicle Director calls for “torching” of Guyana Times, Evening News/TVG

Ruel Johnson, Cultural Policy Advisor to the Government of Guyana and a Director of the Guyana National Newspapers Limited (GNNL), which prints and publishes...

Finance Minister reprimands SCS for charging VAT on parking meter cards

Less than a week after paid parking has become compulsory for persons parking in Georgetown, Finance Minister, Winston Jordan has reprimanded the contracting company,...

Gambling entity robbed of $1M by 6 armed men

Police are now investigating the circumstances surrounding a robbery of over $1M from a Superbet retailer location in Pigeon Island, East Coast Demerara, earlier...

Man freed of rum shop murder, eyewitness might face perjury charges

Antonio Jaisingh was this afternoon freed of the 2010 Sarah Johanna rum shop murder but a key witness is now under investigation for lying...

SHOCKING: Govt advisor on Cultural Policy calls for Sanata complex to be ‘torched’, parking...

Ruel Johnson, who is an A Partnership for National Unity/ Alliance for Change (APNU/AFC) Government advisor on Cultural Policy of all things was today...

Guyanese to benefit from launching of VAT and Excise Tax Handbook from Ram and...

Accountancy firm Ram and McRae, will, this afternoon at 5:00hrs, be launching their second edition of its Value- Added Tax (VAT) and Excise Tax...

Recent Articles

Venezuelan teen feared drowned after falling into Cuyuni River

A 19-year-old Venezuelan national is feared drowned after he fell into the Cuyuni River. The incident occurred at around 12:00hrs on Monday. The youth has only...

“We must retake our place as a respected, celebrated democracy” – Ali

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) has lauded the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) over its “cogent” decision on Wednesday, noting that...

It’s now up to GECOM – Granger admits

It is now up to the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to decide on the next steps in concluding the electoral process in Guyana, says...

Design proposals for new Mackenzie-Wismar Bridge unveiled

As plans move apace for the construction of a new Mackenzie-Wismar Bridge in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice), four possible designs were unveiled during a...

Woman robbed of close to $1M by armed bandits

A businesswoman is now counting her losses after armed bandits broke into her car and carted off with close to one million dollars in...

Berbice woman remanded for kidnapping baby

A 50-year-old woman of Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) was on Wednesday remanded for kidnapping a child from her biological mother. Beverley Gomes made...

No more delays; GECOM must use recount results for declaration – Canadian official

Assistant Deupty Minister for the Americas of Global Affairs Canada, Michael Grant has described the ruling handed down by the Caribbean Court of Justice...

CCJ has ruled; GECOM must declare winner with recount results – US official

Michael Kozak, Acting Assistant Secretary for U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs says the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) must now declare...

Blackout delays COVID-19 testing

A prolonged period of power outage has resulted in the Ministry of Public Health not being able to provide an update on the COVID-19...

Full ruling of the Caribbean Court of Justice

The full ruling of the Caribbean Court of Justice in the case Mohamed Irfaan Ali, et al v Eslyn David, et al: Ali and Jagdeo...