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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Changes in ministerial responsibilities aimed at meeting national needs – Govt

President David Granger, after seven months in office, has said that he has had the opportunity to identify policy areas that need strengthened Ministerial...

Twelve organisations receive National Awards

To usher in the new year (2016) -the commencement of Guyana’s 50th Independence Anniversary-  the Government of Guyana has honoured twelve cultural and religious...

Teen accused of escaping with employer’s money

A teenager, who allegedly fled to Berbice with $400,000 of his employer’s money, was on Thursday charged for fraudulent conversion and placed on $100,000...

Fake visa appointment letter lands man in court

A computer technician was on Thursday released on $50,000 bail when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan for forging an appointment letter from...

GTUC not happy with the removal of Broomes from Labour portfolio

The Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) has stated that the removal of Minister Simona Broomes from the Labour portfolio could not have been informed...

Govt lists priority items for 2016 …urges all citizens to rally together

The Government of Guyana in its end-of-the-year press statement has outlined several plans for the development of the country and promises that the new...

Guyana records over 3000 child abuse cases in 2015 …Govt promises more aggressive approach...

Government intends to take a more aggressive approach in 2016 to tackle child abuse and child exploitation. This is according to Social Protection Minister...

2015 a dismal year for sugar workers – GAWU

2015 would be indelible in the sugar workers’ memory as the year when, for the first time in thirty-one (31) years, they were not...

H1N1 confirmed in Guyana …but no need for panic, says Chief Medical Officer

The H1N1 virus also known as swine flu has been detected in Guyana, with one person already confirmed as having the virus. Chief Medical Officer...

January 5 is deadline for submission of applications of symbols to contest LGE –...

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) in a media release has stated that Tuesday, January 5, 2016, is the deadline for the submission of applications...

Recent Articles

Marcus Bisram Murder PI: Defense, State locked in legal battle

Legal arguments pertaining to the Marcus Bisram trial continued earlier today at the Whim Magistrate's Court with both the prosecution and the defense citing...

Ex-Soldier gets 2 months for narcotics possession

A few days after Acting Chief Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus ordered a probation report to be conducted on an ex-soldier who admitted to drug possession...

PPP/C commits to financing hinterland community development projects

People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Presidential Candidate, Dr Irfaan Ali told a massive crowd in Lethem, Region Nine (Upper Takatu-Upper Essequibo) that the party has...

Banks DIH interested in auto sales, energy sector

Local food and beverage manufacturing company Banks DIH Limited on Saturday announced plans to enter the energy and auto sales industries, noting that it...

Tributes continue to pour in for Kobe Byrant, other victims in helicopter crash

Tributes have poured in for the seven other victims killed alongside Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna in Sunday's tragic helicopter crash in...

Guyana bags Guinness World Record for ‘most stickers on a car’

The Embassy of Guyana in Kuwait has set a Guinness World Record in the category of ‘most stickers on a car.’ The Embassy on...

Guyana begins project to create business opportunities from organic waste

Guyana is among six Caribbean territories that is benefiting from a waste management pilot project designed to create economic opportunities from organic waste. The Guyana...

More “first-class hotels” for Guyana – Ali

Highlighting the importance of major foreign direct investments in Guyana, Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) says as president, he will...

CORONAVIRUS: Health Ministry begins detection training

Guyana's Public Health Ministry has begun training medical personnel and other relevant individuals on the detection of the deadly coronarvirus, which has already claimed...

CAL offers airfare discounts for Mash 2020

Caribbean Airlines has committed to give a five per cent discount off all airfare for persons travelling to Guyana to celebrate Mashramani 2020. Permanent Secretary...