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Aurora Gold Mine ready for underground exploration in Guyana

Guyana Goldfields, the owner of Aurora Gold Mine (AGM), located in the north-west of Guyana’s Mazaruni Region, is set to begin underground mining very...

Discussions with RUSAL progressive – Bauxite Union

There have been significant improvements in the discussions held on Tuesday between the Guyana Bauxite and General Workers Union (GBGWU) and the Russian-owned bauxite...

Government threatens to shut down RUSAL

After a series of protests by various stakeholders in Guyana against the recent actions of Bauxite Company of Guyana Inc (BCGI), which is owned...

Miner buried alive as pit caves in

A miner was on Thursday last buried alive after a mining pit caved in at Ominaik Village, Upper Mazaruni River. The dead man has been...

Mining operation that resulted in child’s death was operating illegally- Police

The 11-year-old child who was killed in a mining pit cave-in on Thursday was reportedly working on a legitimate operation that was illegally being...

Punter crushed to death as pit caves in at Arakaka

A woman was killed on Tuesday after a mining pit caved in on her while punting for gold at Arakaka Backdam, North West District....

Guyana Goldfields production guidance down by 50%

...Net loss for the third quarter of 2018 amounted to US $2.2 million The Guyana Goldfields Inc. reported a 50 per cent downward third...

Consultations in progress for design of mining policy

The team commissioned to develop a strategic ten-year national mining policy framework is expected to produce a draft document shortly. According to the Department of...

Opposition Leader stands behind miners association …says criticisms against Govt were...

Government’s response to the Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association (GGDMA)’s criticisms after the body called for a Commission of Inquiry into the death...

Diamond explosion: Apparatus to trap gas in the works as clean-up ongoing- GGMC

Two weeks after an underground gas pocket exploded at a residence in Diamond, East Bank Demerara, the intense cleaning-up exercise is still ongoing, while...

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Guyana to craft National Drowning Prevention Plan

A national programme is in the pipeline to spread awareness on preventative methods and actions to prevent drowning in Guyana. Through the Health Ministry, the...

Letter: Those who filed NCM against Granger are part of the failed leadership of...

The Editor, The motions of no confidence against the leader of the PNCR and the Coalition, Mr. David Granger, are likely to backfire in a...

Woman stabs teen for breaking up with her

An 18-year-old lad Tabatinga Drive, Lethem, Central Rupununi was on Sunday afternoon stabbed two times by a 20-year-old woman with whom he had just...

1000 house lots distributed in Region Four

A total of 1,000 house lots were today distributed in Region Four (Demerara-Mahaica) by the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA), through the ‘Dream...

Guyana recording “slowdown” of persons getting vaccinated against Covid-19

Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony today revealed that authorities are seeing a “slowdown” of persons coming out to get vaccinated against Covid-19. “Generally, we have...

Letter: Cases dismissed due to no-case submissions

Dear Editor, There seems to be a serious problem within the Office of The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). From 6th October, 2020 to now,...

Mother of 3 kills man who constantly abused her

  A 28-year-old woman has allegedly killed the father of her three children following years of abuse. The incident occurred at around 16:15hrs on Sunday whilst...

Woman, 83, killed in fire at Linden house

An 83-year-old woman identified as Norma Semple was during the wee hours of today killed in a fire at her home at Wismar, Linden. Semple...

Pedestrian killed by speeding, intoxicated driver at Providence

A man, who is yet to he identified, was last evening killed after he a struck down by a speeding motorcar driven by an...

Mother pleads for safe return of sons allegedly taken by father

A 26-year-old mother, originally from Bartica, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), is pleading with the public to help her locate her two sons, aged two and...