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Monday, September 23, 2019

GPL says “trucking fuel” is the cheapest alternative available

By Jomo Paul – With Guyana Power and Light’s (GPL) recently commissioned Vreed-en-Hoop Power Station supplying electricity to thousands of consumers in Region Three,...

UGSS concerns “cosmetically addressed”; Unions plan full strike for today

By Jomo Paul - The University of Guyana Student Society (UGSS) says it is not impressed by recent efforts of the university's administration to...

GPL projected to spend US$70M on fuel this year

By Jomo Paul – With the recent decrease in the price for fuel on the world market, Guyana Power and Light Incorporated (GPL) is...

GPL to review electricity tariff on a quarterly basis

By Jomo Paul – The Guyana Power and Light Incorporated (GPL) announced that it will be conducting quarterly reviews of its tariff prices as...

Guyana engages US in development of oil and gas sector

- As part of government’s preparations for the oil and gas sector, efforts to engage international partners and countries continue. Last week, Minister of...

Sugar workers down tools following dismissal of 15 LBI workers

–Some 380 workers at the East Demerara Estate downed tools on Tuesday, February 10 following the dismissal of 15 cane harvesters, according to...

Preliminary list of electors published

By Jomo Paul – The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has published the Preliminary List of Electors (PLE) and persons are being urged to check...

Businessman calls for more support of police work

By Leroy Smith – Member of Road Safety Council and Businessman Shahab Hack has called on his fellow business colleagues to play a more...

Minibus Union rejects President’s call to reduce fare

By Tracey Khan – Drakes –The United Guyana Mini Bus Union has rejected President Donald Ramotar’s call for a reduction in public transportation...

GMSA anticipates industrial growth in light of 10% electricity reduction

–The business community has welcomed the Guyana Power & Light Inc.’s 10% reduction in electricity tariff which will take effect from March 2015. A...

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Amazon Warriors make it 6 from 6 with rain-affected win in Barbados

Guyana Amazon Warriors opened a three-point lead at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table as they extended their perfect...

NA man stabbed to death by drinking buddies

An early morning drinking spree between several friends at Main Street, New Amsterdam turned deadly after one was allegedly stabbed to death. Dead is Delroy...

Pregnant woman severely beaten by husband

…refuses to press charges against abuser  A 33-year-old woman is nursing injuries at a Berbice hospital after she was severely beaten by her 24-year-old...

Death at Suddie Police Station:Taxi driver’s family sues State for over $100M

The family of dead taxi driver, Lalbachan Bachan, who died while in custody at the Suddie Police Station, Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam), is...

2 die in early morning fire at Vreed-en-Hoop

  Two persons were killed after a fire razed a Chinese Supermarket in the vicinity of New Road, Vreed-en-Hoop Junction, West Bank Demerara in the...

Speeding up Amerindian land titling among next PPP Govt measures – Ali

…to rehire 2000 dismissed CSOs, expand programme  …increased grants, access to education also on agenda People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali has unveiled...

PPP rules out return to Parliament to cloak illegal Govt in legitimacy

…vows continued protests countrywide until President fixes election date …says Police taking political instructions The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has ruled out returning to the...

Roger Khan detained at CID on murder allegations

Shaheed Roger Khan is being detained by police in Guyana on murder allegations. This is according to his lawyer, Glen Hanoman who spoke to reporters...

Roger Khan arrives in Guyana

Shaheed Roger Khan arrived in Guyana just before midnight on Friday at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport from the USA, where he had served...

GPA condemns attack on journalist by Leopold Street residents during protest

Journalist of Safetv2 Headlines News, Channel 2, Wendell Jeffrey was, on Wednesday, attacked and beaten by a group of protesters in Leopold Street, Georgetown,...