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Sunday, June 16, 2019

PSC petitions National Assembly to support Anti Money Laundering Amendments

– The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has petitioned the National Assembly to pass the amendments to the Anti – Money Laundering and Countering...

APNU says Govt. is letting deteriorating infrastructure impede national development

By Kurt Campbell - Rickety stellings; congested city streets; failing ferries; deteriorating hinterland airstrips; broken bridges; impassable roadways and weakened kokers and sea...

Persaud confirms Guyana at risk of losing US$20M from Norway

- Guyana is at risk of losing at least US$20 million from its Norway Fund deal. This follows a new report, which shows...

‘Contentious’ Parliamentary Sitting for November 7

By Kurt Campbell – Speaker of The National Assembly Raphael Trotman confirmed that he has received information indicating that Thursday, November 7 will be...

APNU does not need to be satisfied with Anti – Money Laundering Amendment –...

– Government says that it does not need to satisfy A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) when it comes to the details contained in...

AFC will support Anti – Money Laundering Legislation

- The Alliance for Change (AFC) has announced that it will support the Anti – Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism...

In wake of pressure from AFC, Gov’t moves to establish Procurement Commission

– In light of the increased pressure from the Alliance for Change (AFC), the government has decided to establish the Public Procurement Commission...

Non – enactment of Anti Money Laundering legislation could cripple aviation services– Aircraft Association

– The Aircraft Owners Association of Guyana is urging Parliamentarians to set aside their political differences and work together to ensure the successful...

Opposition members who voted against Anti – Money Laundering Amendment should have their visas...

– The youth arm of the governing People’s Progressive Party is calling on the U.S, Canadian and UK authorities to revoke the visas...

PNC/R youths to take over at next Local Government Elections

By Kurt Campbell – The Guyana Youth and Student Movement (GYSM) – Youth Arm of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) - launched its...

Recent Articles

BREAKING: Ramjattan to be AFC’s PM candidate

Newly elected Leader of the Alliance For Change (AFC) party, Khemraj Ramjattan, today won a motion to be selected as the Prime Ministerial candidate...

Ramjattan elected AFC leader unopposed; Trotman is now Chairman 

Public Security Minister and incumbent Alliance For Change (AFC) Chairman, Khemraj Ramjattan, was earlier today elected unopposed as leader of his party, riding on...

Coalition govt brought sugar to its knees – Jagdeo

Addressing a commemoration ceremony for the Enmore Martyrs on Friday, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo told the gathering that the remembrance of the sacrifices made...

Jaipaul Sharma removed from Finance, now at Public Infrastructure Ministry

Junior Finance Minister Jaipaul Sharma has been removed from that ministry and will now be working under Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson. In a statement...

Guyanese fisherman feared dead after thrown overboard

A Guyanese fisherman is now feared dead after he reportedly was thrown off a fishing vessel in neighbouring Suriname on Thursday. The man has been...

No criminal charges in SOCU’s Demerara Bridge feasibility study probe

The Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) has determined that there is no evidence that a criminal offence was committed in relation to the award...

Govt overrides Nagamootoo’s decision to reinstate Sherod Duncan

Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo’s authority to order the reinstatement of Sherod Duncan at the Guyana Chronicle was undermined by the APNU-faction of the coalition...

CANU says stepping up efforts to put dent in drug trade

The Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Thursday revealed that it has recorded a significant increase in the amount of cannabis seized in 2018 when...

LETTER: Is Dr Hinds advocating for a public service that is totally populated by...

Dear Editor, As I reflect on David Hinds’ letter to the press dated June 11, 2019, captioned “There is a difference between whistle-blowers and political...

Miner gets bail on sexual assault charge

A 46-year-old miner was on Thursday brought before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged for engaging in sexual intercourse with a woman without her consent...