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Friday, December 4, 2020

Guyanese must be paid same as expatriates – Labour Minister warns

Labour Minister Joseph Hamilton on Friday sounded a stern warning to foreign companies operating locally, that Guyanese must be paid equally as expatriate workers...

Lawyers who filed election petitions are in “disarray” – Nandlall

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall says the lawyers who filed the election petition to challenge results of the March 2...

Chief Magistrate orders prosecution to present “proper order” in Mingo’s case

As the court makes final preparations to begin the trial of embattled Region Four (Demerara-Mahaica) Returning Officer Clairmont Mingo, who has been slapped with...

Jagdeo pushes for tougher laws to prevent electoral fraud

Vice President Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has hinted that the Government will be taking steps very soon to strengthen the relevant laws to have persons...

James Bond released from police custody after being held over land giveaway probe

Prominent Attorney-at-Law and PNC Member James Bond has been released from police custody several days after he was arrested in relation to the part...

AFC’s David Patterson somersaults on resignation

Executive Member of the Alliance For Change (AFC) David Patterson, on Friday, disclosed that after engaging in discussions with party leaders, he has decided...

President announces bonus for all healthcare workers

President Dr Irfaan Ali has announced that all healthcare workers will benefit from bonuses before the end of the year. "All healthcare professionals will benefit...

Brazil’s President to visit Guyana in 2021

President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro is slated to visit Guyana next year. This is according to a Joint Statement issued by Guyana and Brazil on...

Guyana, Brazil agree to collaborate in areas of infrastructure, energy, tourism

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT His Excellency Ernesto Araújo, Minister of External Relations of the Federative Republic of Brazil paid a working visit to Guyana. The Minister...

President Ali in talks with with Brazil’s Foreign Minister

President Irfaan Ali and Brazil's Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. Ernesto Henrique Fraga Araújo are currently engaged in discussions at the Pegasus Hotel. Vice President...

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Congressman who fought for Guyana’s democracy elected Chair of US Foreign Affairs Committee

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY-05), senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, was on Thursday elected to Chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee,...

98 active Covid-19 cases in Region 6

Regional Health Officer Dr Vishalya Sharma on Thursday announced that there are 98 active Covid-19 cases in the East-Berbice Corentyne district. Overall, the region has...

Prepaid meter service experiencing technical difficulties – GPL

All prepaid meter customers are advised that the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) Juice/Prepaid System is currently experiencing a suspected hardware fault; which is...

Man stabs reputed wife to abdomen, hands & feet during argument

A 35-year-old housewife of Letter Kenny Village, Corentyne is said to be in a serious but stable condition after she was stabbed multiple times...

Fishing industry on the verge of great transformation – CEO of Fisheries Dept.

The Fisheries Department will be revamping the fishermen’s co-operative societies countrywide to ensure satisfactory delivery of services to customers. Chief Fisheries Officer, Mr. Denzil Roberts...

79 new Covid-19 cases recorded; total at 5528

Within the past 24-hour, the country recorded 79 new cases of the novel coronavirus which takes the total cases recorded to date to 5528. This...

“I hope we can all move on” – Gary Best says after walking free

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and PNCR Member Gary Best has expressed hope that the Bentley family can move on after...

Gary Best freed of causing death of national cyclist Jude Bentley

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Member of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) Gary Best was today freed of the...

Learning materials distributed to Ruimveldt children

The Department of Education Georgetown recently distributed worksheets and other learning materials to children in West and East Ruimveldt. Some of the areas targeted include...

Some 50,000 persons living with disabilities in Guyana

Message by Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities Guyana is joining with the international community...