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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Man nabbed with smuggled goods from Brazil

Even with Guyana’s borders being closed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, a 36-year-old labourer was, on Wednesday morning, nabbed at the Guyana-Brazil border...

GRA begins vehicle registration in “YY” series

In just over one year, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has managed to register 9999 vehicles in the “XX” series and has moved to...

Debate on Rohee: The longer they keep him there, the worse the crime situation...

  - Leader of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) David Granger is calling on the Private Sector Commission, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce...

Lowenfield must produce report as already directed by GECOM Chair – CCJ

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Wednesday ruled that Chief Elections Officer, Keith Lowenfield, must produce his report as already directed by Chairperson of...

Sambora Employee charged for stealing clothing

  - A teen attached to Sambora Communications was placed on $50,000 bail by Magistrate Judy Latchman for the offence of simple larceny. Nineteen – year...

Small, medium sized enterprises to access affordable loans as MSE Project launched

- This is one of the initiatives that is being funded by the GRIF which is part of the Norwegian payment to Guyana...

Less river deaths, no acts of piracy recorded in 2015 – MARAD

The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) saw a reduction of 21.7% in total marine deaths for the year 2015. This was disclosed during the Ministry...

‘Caretaker’ Pres. Granger “parroting excuses” to hold elections – PPP

The Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) has responded to President David Granger's address to the nation, where he reiterated his stance of waiting on the...

GCAA to embark on accelerated strategy in 2014 to improve civil aviation

By Kurt Campbell – The challenges affecting the aviation industry, particularly the local sector and recommendations to help Guyana persevere in the face of...

Overseas-based Guyanese donates much needed supplies to Region 9

Hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of school supplies, among other items, was last week donated to schools located in Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper...

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PPP/C Govt to resume cash grants for students

Education Minister Priya Manickchand has assured parents that the $10,000 cash grants for students will be started. “That is a commitment we made as a...

3 killed in two-vehicle collision on ECD

Three persons are now dead while several others injured following an accident at Le Ressouvenir, East Coast Demerara (ECD). The accident involved a motor lorry...

Suspect in Montrose fatal accident tests positive for Covid-19

The driver of the canter truck that caused the horrendous death of garbage collector Zameer Isfehani has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The 52-year-old...

Enrico Woolford, Imran Khan relieved of duties at State media

The services of Enrico Woolford and Imran Khan are no longer required under the new administration and as such, their contracts have been terminated. Woolford...

President Ali, other Govt Ministers tested for COVID-19

President Dr. Irfaan Ali has announced that Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Hon. Hugh Todd has tested positive for the Novel Corona-virus...

BREAKING: Foreign Affairs Minister tests positive for COVID-19

President Irfaan Ali moments ago announced that Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hugh Todd, has been tested positive for COVID-19. The president has since ordered that...

Naseem Shah can be a force for Pakistan – Waqar Younis

Naseem Shah can be a force for Pakistan and trouble batsmen around the world, according to bowling coach Waqar Younis. The teenager made his Test...

Cops seeking man involved in deadly triangular love affair

Law enforcement officials have issued a wanted bulletin for Richardo Mitchell aka “Cardo” for questioning in relation to the murder of Winston Robertson on...

Suspects in murder of Good Hope woman released; family pleads for justice

Law enforcement officials have released two men who were detained for questioning in relation to the murder of a 52-year-old-year-old mother of eight, Waheeda...

PAHO/WHO contributes again to Guyana’s COVID-19 response

The Pan American Health Organisation/ World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) has once again contributed to Guyana’s COVID-19 response with the donation of testing kits and...