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Georgetown, Guyana
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

GTA, THAG receive int’l funding to tackle wildlife trafficking

The Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) have received funding from the Latin American Trade Association (LATA) Foundation...

Caribbean scholars join mounting calls for Granger to concede defeat

Respected Caribbean scholars and practitioners; W. Andy Knight and Winston Dookeran, on Friday, joined the mounting calls for Guyana’s President David Granger, Leader of...

Bandits storm Western Union outlet, pharmacy at Little Diamond

Four armed bandits on Wednesday pounced upon a Western Union outlet and a pharmacy located at Little Diamond, East Bank Demerara (EBD). During the ordeal,...

PPP/C hauls Ramjattan before ERC for racially incendiary remarks

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) has lodged a complaint with the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) against APNU/AFC's Prime Ministerial Candidate Khemraj Ramjattan over...

New CARICOM Chair lauds Mottley for defending democracy in Guyana

...in face of "vulgar and opportunistic criticisms" New CARICOM Chair, Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Dr Ralph Gonsalves on Friday praised the...

COVID-19: Local travel restrictions issued; curfew extended to July 16

As the number of COVID-19 cases in the country continue to rise, the national task force has announced an extension to the emergency measures...

OPINION: Time for President Granger to concede

  By W. Andy Knight and Winston Dookeran (Extracted from Caribbean Camera) We have followed the general election in Guyana held on 2 March last with...

PM Gonsalves succeeds Mia Mottley as CARICOM Chair

Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Heads of Government are presently holding a special conference today (Friday July 3), which will see Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor...

Court issues summons for Lowenfield after ducking service of private criminal charges

The Georgetown Magistrates' Court this morning issued a summons for embattled Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield to be served and appear before the court...

Fraud, misconduct charges against Lowenfield for court hearing today

The Georgetown Magistrates' Court will today hear the private criminal charges filed against Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield for fraud and misconduct. Desmond Morian, a...

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(BBC) Only 22% of people testing positive for coronavirus reported having symptoms on the day of their test, according to the Office for National...

East Canje houses destroyed by angry mob

Two houses located at Canefield, East Canje were on Monday morning destroyed by an angry mob. The mob comprised of over 20 individuals, both male...

7 homeless after fire guts Linden house

Seven persons are now homeless after a fire on Sunday evening completely gutted their house at Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice). The two-storey concrete home...

35-Y-O man found dead in Plaisance trench

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 35-year-old man, who allegedly drowned in a trench at Prince William Street, Plaisance, East...

Guyana records 16th COVID-19 death

The Ministry of Public Health this evening confirmed Guyana’s 16th COVID-19 related death. According to the Ministry, the person is a 76-year-old female, May Portsmouth,...

OPINION: The CCJ as a regional apex court deserves the highest respect

The following is an opinion piece by Seenath Jairam, SC I was shocked to see on page 10 of the Guardian newspaper on Saturday, July...

Trinidad and Tobago Govt says borders may remain closed for election

(CMC) The Trinidad and Tobago government says it has no plans to rush towards reopening the borders of the country, which have been closed...

St Lucia launches ‘I am CARICOM’ campaign

The Regional Integration Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister in collaboration with the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat announces the launch of the...

CPL 2020: Ross Taylor, Naveen Ul Haq added to Warriors power-packed lineup

The Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) have sought to retain 13 players from their 11-win streak 2019 team while adding the brilliance of New Zealander...

‘Desire for peace will take genuine and collective efforts by all stakeholders’ – ERC

As Guyana enters the fourth month of electoral impasse, the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) has reiterated calls for peace and responsible behaviour by everyone...