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Monday, September 16, 2019

GECOM claims it is “multitasking” to prepare for elections

…says H2H data being verified, polling day staff being trained Under a constant barrage of criticisms for the continued delay in holding elections, the Guyana...

Legitimacy of Govt on shaky ground after Sept 18 – Ram

…as no parliamentary extension means time running out for Govt In the absence of a parliamentary extension of the Government’s time in office as set...

GECOM Chair will have to make a decision – Jagdeo

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has been circling around distant timelines among other factors, which have influenced their inability to announce a date for...

SARA continues political witch-hunting

Queens Atlantic Investment Inc (QAII), the corporate owners of the property which houses the Times Media Group – including Guyana Times newspaper – at...

GECOM Secretariat’s March 2020 election date proposal “shocking”– PSC Chairman

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Secretariat’s proposal on Friday that elections be held in March 2020, more than a year after the Government was...

GECOM discusses March 2020 elections date

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has proposed for elections to be held in March 2020, more than a year after the government was defeated...

Rose Hall Town workers strike over non-payment of increases

Scores of workers attached to the Rose Hall Town (RHT) down tools on Thursday in protest over the nonpayment of salary increases for the...

“Too much time has passed” – PPP calls for GECOM to begin elections preparation

The Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) has slammed the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) for having not made any concrete decision towards the holding of early...

“We’re nowhere closer to elections” – Opposition GECOM Commissioners

After another round of discussions, Opposition-nominated Commissioners at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) are contending that their time was wasted, with no decision made...

Govt Minister calls out Indigenous peoples over land claims

…says all Guyanese have a right to resources Some Indigenous villages in the country have failed to adequately occupy and accordingly utilise the lands that...

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Body of US-based chef found in Kitty apartment

The nude body of a US-based chef was on Sunday morning discovered on the kitchen floor of his Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown apartment. The...

Jordan takes four on debut before Lewis fireworks seal big win for Patriots

Akeem Jordan took 4/33 on his Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) debut to set St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on their way to a...

GPL “smart metres” to be introduced next year

…prepaid metres out of stock Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is yet to fulfil the demands of its customers in supplying prepaid...

Guyanese family from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas returns home today

A five-member Guyanese family is expected to return home today from the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Director of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Kester Craig told Inews...

MACORP launches new line of parts for Caterpillar machine

The need for machinery parts that function effectively and considers its users’ budget has now been met by the Machinery Corporation of Guyana Limited ...

No more tax exemptions for certain Toyota vehicles after November

After November 30, 2019, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will not be allowing tax exemptions on certain Toyota vehicles being registered in the G...

Police nab several men with “Molotov cocktails”

…drugs, illegal motorcycles unearthed during raid in Linden Several alleged arsonists were nabbed by the Police after ranks swooped down at the premises they had...

Warriors spinners bamboozle Patriots to set up fourth straight win

Guyana Amazon Warriors continued to match Trinbago Knight Riders win for win at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...