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Friday, August 14, 2020

PPP fires back at Diplomats over elections credibility; urges them not to intrude

– The People's Progressive Party (PPP) has responded to a statement attributed to members of the diplomatic corps over the results of the...

The nation must have a budget- Speaker Trotman

By Leroy Smith - “The Nation must have a budget and as Speaker of the National Assembly I will do my bit with respect...

Residents in the path of new Demerara river bridge lament lack of consultations

...as construction to commence in new year Residents in the vicinity of the site for the new Demerara river bridge at Houston, East Bank Demerara...

Hughes’ withdrawal of resignation: Double standards by AFC – Nandlall

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall believes that the minority political party – the Alliance for Change (AFC) is displaying double...

Govt being “duplicitous” by failing to remove its dual citizenship MPs – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has accused the Government of using the recent Court of Appeal ruling only where it is convenient, while ignoring the...

Govt lack economic vision, policies to boost Private Sector growth – PPP/C Presidential candidate

…tells Govt not be ungrateful to Private Sector Presidential candidate for the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Irfaan Ali on Friday laid into the Government...

GECOM Chairmanship: President hopeful ‘appropriate name’ will emerge from dialogue with Opposition

President David Granger said that the most efficient way to ensure legal clarification on the requirements for the appointment of a Chairman of the...

Legal battle looms over appointment of GECOM chair

...Opposition Leader still awaiting meeting with President  As the back and forth continues regarding the appointment of a chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM),...

US ban on catfish: Expect more protectionist measures IDB warns Caribbean, LAC

In the wake of the recent steps by the United States (US) Government to ban catfish imports from countries including Guyana, an Inter- American...

MOU signed between Guyana and Cuba to strengthen trade relations

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce (GCCI) and the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Cuba was signed...

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Lowenfield returns to court

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has returned to the Georgetown Magistrates' Court where he is currently facing private criminal charges for conspiring to commit...

Teen kills brother-in-law; stabs sisters & children

Police are on the hunt for a teenager who on Thursday afternoon stabbed his brother-in-law to death, and wounded his sisters along with three...

Health Ministry weighing options to allow for self-quarantine/isolation

Notwithstanding the significant impact COVID-19 has on the lives of Guyanese, newly-appointed Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, today, said his Ministry is currently...

Agriculture Ministry working to lift US catfish ban

Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha has committed towards lifting the US-imposed catfish ban, which was instituted against Guyana in early 2018 under the Granger-led administration. He...

New Govt reviewing APNU/AFC’s “phased reopening” plan

The new PPP/C Administration is currently reviewing the criteria for reopening of the country. Under the previous APNU/AFC Administration, there were four phased re-openings. The...

Guyana can become 4th largest oil producer in Latin America – expert

Guyana is tipped to become one of the largest and most promising non-OPEC oil producers in the world and could encroach on certain markets...

UK Ambassador tests negative for Covid-19

Following the announcement that the Hugh Todd, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, had tested positive for COVID-19 the British High Commissioner, HE...

Tourism Minister tests positive for COVID-19; President, PM, VP & other Cabinet members test...

Minister of Tourism, Commerce and Industry Oneidge Walrond Allicock has tested positive for COVID-19. She has since been placed into self isolation. Minister of Health Dr...

Harmon terminated as Director General of MotP; earned $900,000 per month plus benefits

Senior Member of the APNU/AFC Coalition Joseph Harmon was earning $900,000 per month plus benefits as Director General of the Ministry of the Presidency. The...

PM Modi of India congratulates President Ali

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has extended congratulations to President Dr Irfaan Ali. In a correspondence, PM Modi highlighted that Guyana and India enjoy...