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Monday, September 23, 2019

Workers plan to shut down UG if demands are not met

By Tracey Khan – Drakes – Today marks day four of the ‘sit in’ by the University of Guyana’s Senior Staff Association (UGSSA)...

Bank of Guyana lauded for 50 years of perseverance

- Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh has lauded the Bank of Guyana (BoG) for persevering over 50 years, noting that this achievement is...

GPL agrees to reduce electricity rates in light of reduction in fuel price

By Fareeza Haniff – The Guyana Power and Light Inc (GPL) has agreed to reduce its electricity rates as a result of government’s decision...

$139M training complex opens at Leonora Fire Station

  - The Guyana Fire Service’s (GFS) training complex, at Leonora is expected to enhance the service’s ability to execute its mandate in facilitating...

Guyana to tap into U.S commitment to help Caribbean nations revamp energy sector

  - Vice President of the United States, Joe Biden met with leaders of Caribbean nations on Monday, January 26 saying the U.S. would...

GGMC employees return to work following six week pay agreement for 2013

By Tracey Khan – Drakes – Employees of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) are slated to return to work on Wednesday,...

Guyana’s Human Rights record to be reviewed by UN

– Guyana’s human rights record will be examined by the United Nations Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group for the...

UG students express frustration with squabble between Admin, Lecturers

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - Students of the University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus are frustrated over the current  impasse between the University’s administration...

New date announced for CSEC & CAPE to facilitate May 11 elections

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes – CSEC and CAPE exams have been moved to June 15 and 16 to facilitate the holding of...

Guyoil opens $250M Regent Street retail facility

–The Guyana Oil Company (GuyOil) on Sunday, January 25 opened its $250M Regent Street, Georgetown retail facility mere weeks after it commissioned an...

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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,...