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Police reach out to victims of serious crimes, domestic violence

– On Saturday last the Guyana Police Force in collaboration with the Cops and Faith Community Network (CFCN) formally launched two projects, chaplaincy...

Women in aviation honoured- as Guyana celebrates Int’l Civil Aviation Day

- Two female stalwarts in aviation were today honoured as Guyana joined with the rest of the world in observing International Civil Aviation...

Assistant Police Commissioner Balram Persaud hospitalised

By Leroy Smith - Second in command of the Guyana Police Force and Assistant Commissioner of Police Administration Balram Persaud is hospitalised. Persaud is...

Guyana has come a far way but failed in some regards to protect its...

 – Two female Parliamentarians, from opposite sides of the floor, have found common ground; agreeing that Guyana has made significant strides in ensuring the...

Education investments paying handsome dividends

- Guyana’s massive investments in the education sector continue to reap rich harvests for the country. This was amply manifested, when four local...

Guyanese to go to the polls next year – President Ramotar confirms

  By Kurt Campbell – President Donald Ramotar has announced that Guyanese will vote in early general and regional elections to elect a new...

Legal Team established to address deficiencies within Revised Laws of Guyana

- Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall yesterday met with Justice Abdullah Zuru, who is a Law Revision Consultant attached...

Courts spread Christmas cheer to children in GPHC’s Paediatric Ward

  - Over 50 children in the paediatric ward at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) were on Friday amazed by the visit from...

Minister Singh restates Government’s faith in dialogue to move Guyana Forward

– Addressing a room full of businessmen and women last evening (Thursday December 04), Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh restated the government’s hope that...

Georgetown International Academy to host Blood Drive

– The Georgetown International Academy (GIA) on Saturday December 06 will host its fourth annual Christmas blood drive at the National Blood Transfusion...

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...