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Sunday, December 8, 2019

GWI to begin water disinfection at Eccles Treatment Plant

- The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) is advising all customers of Eccles, Bagotstown, Peter’s Hall, Nandy Park, Republic Park, Providence and Continental Park...

Concerns surrounding Ombudsman put to rest; Winston Moore sworn in

By Kurt Campbell – Recently appointed Ombudsman, Attorney- at- Law and former Judge, Winston Moore was on Monday (January 13) sworn in by President...

Participants divided on establishment of World Anti – Doping Lab

- iNews’ participants are divided on whether the Guyana government should invest in a World Anti - Doping Agency accredited lab for professional...

National Drama participants chastise Culture Ministry for lack of transparency

– A number of participants of the National Drama Festival have issued a statement, chastising the Ministry of Culture for late payments of...

Park Vue Hotel: A modern twist

By Kurt Campbell – “We did our research and realized that the city was too saturated with hotels, the intention was to create that...

Sand Miners owe Gov’t $132M in Royalties; Persaud urges better monitoring

- Sand miners currently owe the Guyana government at total of $132M in Royalties.  This revelation was made by Minister of Natural Resources...

Quarry producers aim for one-million tonnes in 2014

– During a meeting with major quarry producers, Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Robert Persaud was assured that the demands for...

BM Soat withdraws legal action against Public Works Ministry

– Following days of drama between BM Soat and the Public Works Ministry, the Company has officially withdrawn all legal action as it...

Local Government Elections still in limbo

– Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Ganga Persaud says that he will not announce a date for the holding of local government...

Search commences for Guyana’s Next Top Model

By Kurt Campbell - Sixteen gals and boys from across Guyana last evening commenced the eight week journey of vying to become the first...

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Guyana will still control funds – Central Bank Governor

Guyana’s oil money offshore The billions of dollars that Guyana will earn from the oil and gas sector will be held by an overseas bank,...

115 road deaths recorded so far for 2019 — Traffic Chief

With just over three weeks remaining for 2019, the Traffic Department of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) has already recorded 115 road deaths throughout...

PPP condemns David Granger’s “waging civil war” accusation

The Opposition – People’s Progressive Party – on Saturday condemned President David Granger’s accusation that the Party is waging “civil war” in Guyana. In...

CANU unearths ganja, ecstasy, crystal meth during raids

A high-speed chase between ranks of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) and a motorcar along the West Coast Demerara (WCD) Public Road led to...

Region 2 holds road safety march

In an effort to curb the increasing carnage on Guyana’s roadways, the Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) Administration hosted a road safety awareness march this morning...

US Govt assisting GECOM with voter education – Ambassador

United States Ambassador to Guyana, Sarah-Ann Lynch has announced that a number of US agencies have come on board to assist citizens with voter...

GTT offers $5M reward for info on vandalised cable

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) is offering a $5M reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone involved in the vandalisation...

Several injured in Long Creek accident

Several persons were Friday injured in an accident at Long Creek, Linden- Soesdyke Highway when the minibus they were travelling in reportedly careened off...

Teenager stabbed during argument at school lessons

A 15-year-old boy is now nursing stab wounds at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he was stabbed during a scuffle with other...

Road carnage is “not a political issue” – Jagdeo

With the significant increase in deaths on Guyana’s roadways in recent time, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the situation is not a political...