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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Close to 60% of Guyana’s gold smuggled overseas – Trotman

Officials of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Homeland Security from the United States of America visited Guyana a few weeks ago and...

Man, dog spotted dead on French-flagged yacht – GDF Coast Guard...

The Coast Guard of the Guyana Defence Force were on Wednesday evening dispatched into the Atlantic Ocean to investigate a report that a man...

High Tides Alert …Ministry advises to take all precaution

  Press Statement from the Ministry of Public Infrastructure  The Ministry of Public Infrastructure would like to advise the general public to take all necessary precautions...

2 allegedly commit suicide in Berbice

The bodies of a 20-year-old man and a 14-year-old girl were this morning found hanging from the rafter of a bedroom in a house...

Qualfon officials pay courtesy call on President Granger

Senior Vice President and General Manager of Qualfon Guyana Incorporated, Mr. Scott Warner, accompanied by Ms. Luanna Persaud, Senior Mission Manager and  Private Sector...

Three Caribbean Airlines aircraft to bear 50th anniversary logo

The celebration of Guyana’s 50th year of Independence continues with the unveiling of Caribbean Airline (CAL)737/800 Boeing aircraft, which will be branded with the...

Guyana to receive assistance from CDF in second funding cycle

Guyana is likely to be the first Member State to benefit from a new Country Assistance Programme (CAP) under the CARICOM Development Fund’s (CDF)...

Guyanese man who tested positive for H1N1 dies

Guyana’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr Shamdeo Persaud has today confirmed that the patient who was tested positive for the H1N1 virus passed away at...

Guyana hoping to woo Chinese tourists

Guyana is taking steps to tap into the Chinese tourism market as part of its efforts to promote the country’s adventure and eco-tourism products...

Cops probing another US visa scam, 19 persons allegedly conned

There is currently another US visa scam being investigated by Guyana’s law enforcement authorities. Reports reaching Inews indicate that the scam was allegedly carried...

Recent Articles

OPINION: The parallels of Guyana and Suriname elections

The following is an opinion piece by Dr Tara Singh The elections’ events unfolding in Guyana as well as in Suriname have cast on to...

COVID-19 cases remain at 139; authorities concerned about persons’ “callous attitude”

As of today, Guyana's COVID-19 deaths remain at eleven 11 and the number of confirmed remains at 139. To date, the total number of persons...

51 vendors fined $5000 each for not wearing face mask

The Georgetown Mayor City Council (M&CC) is stepping up efforts to ensure that vendors comply with the necessary measures to contain the spread of...

Port Mourant Hospital to begin taking samples for COVID-19 tests

A mobile testing unit has been established in the compound of the Port Mourant Hospital and it will become the first facility in Region...

COVID-19 Advisory for Guyanese stranded overseas

Following a special meeting last Friday, the National COVID-19 Task Force announced that within the controlled re-entry policy, the Task Force has approved the...

Coronavirus spreads in Brazil’s oilfields, as six offshore operators register cases

Norway’s Equinor ASA (EQNR.OL), Brazil’s Dommo Energia SA (DMMO3.SA) and Anglo-French firm Perenco are among at least six oil producers that have registered coronavirus...

West Indies Test players resume training in Barbados

Members of the West Indies Test team have returned to training in small groups at Kensington Oval. After an extended period away from the...

Uitvlugt factory workers protest working hours, outstanding leave

See full statement from GAWU The overwhelmingly majority of the workers attached to the Uitvlugt factory this morning (May 27, 2020) downed tools to express...

GRA reflects on Khurshid Sattaur’s “sterling contribution” to tax administration in Guyana

Full statement from the GRA Management and staff of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) are deeply saddened by the news of the passing of former...

WHO says the Americas are new epicenter of COVID-19

The Americas have emerged as the new epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a Tuesday briefing, as a...