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Sunday, September 15, 2019

UG staff to commence ‘sit in’ industrial action from Monday

– The University of Guyana Senior Staff Association (UGSSA) and the Workers Union (UGWU) are slated to commence their industrial action on Monday,...

Park Vue Hotel re-launched under new ownership

- The multimillion-dollar Park Vue Hotel and Lounge, which is located at Farm, East Bank Demerara, was officially re-launched on Friday evening, under...

Book of Condolence opens in honour of Dr Harding

- A book of condolence has been opened in honour of Dr Faith Harding who died on Friday, January 23 at the St....

Guyana continues preparation for significant oil and gas discovery

By Kurt Campbell - The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment on Wednesday, January 21 launched the National Upstream Oil and Gas Policy...

No immediate reduction in transportation, electricity costs – Officials

By Kurt Campbell – Citizens should not look forward to any immediate reductions in public transportation and electricity costs, officials from the Minibus...

Guyana to participate in US -Caribbean Energy Security Summit in Washington, DC

- Guyana will participate in the first ever Caribbean Energy Security Summit in Washington, DC on January 26, 2015 which is to be...

Fuel price reduction should trickle down to reduced GPL rates – GMSA

- The Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) Ltd has welcomed the announcement by Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh, that the prices for...

Declare all Gold Production in a timely manner – Gold Board warns

- The Guyana Gold Board wishes to bring to the attention of gold producers and other holders of gold specifically, raw or unrefined...

Gov’t announces 30% reduction in gas and diesel prices

  By Kurt Campbell - Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh on Monday, January 19, announced reductions in prices for gasoline, diesel and kerosene at the...

IAC to host interfaith remembrance service for Lusignan massacre victims

- The Indian Arrival Committee (IAC) will be holding an inter-faith service on January 26, 2015, in observance of the seventh anniversary for...

Recent Articles

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...

Hero CPL 2019: Guyana to host double-header playoff

Cricket fans in Guyana will get a special treat as the double-header playoff matches for the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has been...

Loan write off, free tertiary education for all Guyanese – Ali

As the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) rolls out aspects of its manifesto for the upcoming elections, Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali continues to highlight specific...

CPL 2019: Andre Russell’s scans clear after blow to helmet

Andre Russell was stretchered off the ground by medical staff after a blow to his helmet in the first innings of Jamaica Tallawahs' clash...

GPL says “not proud” of the situation customers face

Acknowledging that it continues to struggle to maintain its generating systems, the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) today admitted that it is not...

Labourer jailed for trafficking over 7lbs of marijuana

Thirty-year-old Dennis Nunes, who was earlier this year charged for trafficking almost eight pounds of marijuana, will now spend the next three years and...

Mechanic jailed for 18 months for wounding co-worker during argument over money

A 26-year-old mechanic, who is accused of maliciously wounding his co-worker over money, was on Friday, hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts to answer...

Govt assures ‘Safe City’ project will not breach privacy rights

The Guyana Government is assuring the public that its Safe City System will not infringe upon an individual's right to privacy. See statement from Ministry...

Special needs school for Bartica

Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), more so its township Bartica, is slated to house the hinterland’s first special education needs school. According to the Department of Public...

Plaisance teen stabbed to death

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 15-year-old lad of Plaisance, East Coast Demerara (ECD). The incident occurred at around 16:00hrs on...