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Sunday, August 25, 2019

Georgetown Hospital commissions $34.5M water treatment plant

- The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) yesterday commissioned a $34.5M water treatment plant in order to provide safer water for both patients...

President makes first donation as Salvation Army launches Christmas Kettle

  - The traditional Christmas Kettle launched by the Salvation Army saw President Donald Ramotar, giving the first donation to the charitable cause. The President...

Consultations continue on draft management plan for Shell Beach

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - A Public Meeting was this morning (November, 14) held at the Protected Areas Commission, National Park, to consult...

Digicel is giving away gold this Christmas; $18M in cash and prizes to be...

  By Kurt Campbell - Digicel Guyana has announced its intention to give Guyanese a golden Christmas with the launch of it 'gold hunt' promotion...

Georgetown International Academy fosters unity among students

- The Georgetown International Academy popularly known as the American School yesterday (November, 12) held a cultural programme that celebrated Eid and Diwali...

Scouts mark 105th Anniversary; mourn passing member

- As scouts from across the country gathered to celebrate the 105th Anniversary of the Scout Association of Guyana (SAG), this year’s observance was...

Region 6 ‘Bulk Waste’ collection commences tomorrow

- The Regional Household Bulk Waste Removal Programme which was launched in Region 4 last month, under the “Clean-Up My Country” initiative, has...

CARICOM Secretary General tells UG graduates “not to forsake region”

- The graduating class of 2014 from the University of Guyana was urged not to forsake the Caribbean region by Caricom Secretary General,...

Norwegian delegation pleased with its partnership with Guyana

- A high level delegation from Norway has expressed its satisfaction the Guyana/Norway partnership on climate and forests following a recent visit to...

Marrisa Nadir admitted to the Bar

  – Marissa Nadina Nadir was today admitted to the Bar before Chief Justice (ag) Ian Chang. Nadir was ecstatic and in giving her...

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Mother of 3 stabbed to death by estranged lover

A mother of three was in the wee hours of Sunday morning stabbed to death by the father of her children at her Victoria...

Tullow to push for Guyanese to be employed with company

…after Ghana Exec touts job opportunities for countrymen in Guyana Tullow recently found oil in Guyana, but it was the Managing Director at Tullow Ghana...

Govt appeal of CJ decision aimed at further delaying elections – former AG

…says appeal has no merit After months spent in the court contesting the No-Confidence Motion, the Government is set on returning to the court, this...

No buyout offer from Govt – BBCI

The Berbice Bridge Company Inc. (BBCI) has refuted claims made by Public Infrastructure Minister, David Patterson, that government has offered to buyout ownership of...

100 families affected after Region 10 freak storm

A freak storm ripped through several communities of Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) this morning (Saturday, August 24, 2019), leaving in its wake the mass...

Motorcyclist nursing head injuries from ECD accident

A resident of Golden Grove, East Coast of Demerara (ECD), is presently nursing head injuries at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he...

Opinion Poll on upcoming elections, other political matters launched

The Turkeyn Research and Polling Institute (TRPI) earlier today rolled out an opinion poll to collect the views of Guyanese on a number of...

GA-FDD intensifies inspection activities, closed several food establishments

The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) after trumping up inspection activities on local food establishments following a survey conducted earlier this year...

MMA rice farmers call for dams to be fixed before harvest

By: Andrew Carmichael With less than one week before farmers in the Mahaica Mahaicony Abary-Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) Scheme start harvesting their rice, concern is...

CJIA Senior Manager charged for sexual assault

Senior Airport Manager at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Andrew Kellman was earlier today granted bail in the sum of $70,000 when he...