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Sunday, March 24, 2019

RK’s Security terminates all Gov’t contracts

As a result of the increase in the National Minimum Wage, RK’s Security Services has decided to terminate all government contracts, since the government...

APNU calls on Gov’t to reduce cost of air travel

A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is calling on the government to take all proactive measures to lower the cost of air-travel to...

GPSU Women Organisation calls for removal of Region 3 REO

The women arm of the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) is calling for the immediate removal of the Regional Executive Officer (REO) of Region...

PPP Congress preparations in its final stages

Chairman of the National Congress Committee, Clement Rohee today reported that the Peoples Progressive Party is in its final stages of preparations for the...

PPP denies erosion of principles set out by Dr. Cheddi Jagan

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic has denied claims that the principles established for the party by its founder, the late Dr. Cheddi Jagan...

Mixed signals from the Opposition on Amaila Falls Project – Dr. Luncheon

Cabinet Secretary, Dr. Roger Luncheon has noted that Government is receiving “mixed signals” from the opposition political parties as it relates to their support...

Time to put words into action – President Ramotar tells Caricom

President Donald Ramotar said Caricom needs more dynamism. Addressing the re-enacting of the treaty signing at Chaguaramas, the Guyanese President said the Region has...

Court hearing for Budget cuts stalled

Chief Justice Ian Chang has decided to await the outcome of Opposition Leader David Granger’s appeal on his decision to exclude him from...

Granger’s appeal is an attempt to delay Budget cuts case -HPS

Cabinet Secretary Dr. Roger Luncheon has criticised the move by Opposition Leader David Granger to appeal acting Chief Justice Ian Chang’s decision to exclude...

Education Ministry scraps ‘No Child Left Behind Policy’

The Ministry of Education today announced that it has revoked the ‘No Child Left Behind’ policy, also known as the Automatic Promotion Policy (APP),...

Recent Articles

Man who assaulted wife allegedly beaten to death

Two men were apprehended in Bartica, Region Seven for their alleged involvement in the beating to death of a 32-year-old fruit vendor at Tuschen...

Several others arrested for illegal shotgun, cartridges found at Kupang Backdam

The 38-year-old chef who has been arrested by the police following the discovery of an unlicensed shotgun and live cartridges at a mining camp...

9-hour power outages expected this week

…as GPL conducts line maintenance Several communities in Georgetown and sections of the coast are bracing for at least nine hours of power outage during...

Oil and gas sector: Govt to handle sale of Guyana’s portion of crude...

…separate from ExxonMobil With first oil just around the corner, Guyana appears to be poised to market and sell its own portion of crude oil,...

Kitty man jailed for ganja possession

A Kitty, Georgetown man who admitted that he had a quantity of marijuana in his possession was on Friday jailed for three years and...

3 senior staff fired over Uitvlugt estate “flying knives” incident

The probe into the ‘knife-shredder’ incident at the Uitvlugt Sugar Estate’s has concluded and three senior staff, including one engineer, were fired. This was...

No ‘business as usual’ once Parliament reconvenes – MP

...as calls mount for removal of dual citizens from National Assembly If Parliament is reconvened by Government, it cannot be business as usual for...

Court of Appeal erred with 34 majority reasoning – Ram

Attorney and social commentator, Christopher Ram, has signalled his intention to the Court of Appeal’s recent rulings, saying that the court was “wrong” in...

PSC urges GECOM to continue election preparations

In light of the Appeal Court’s decision that 34 votes were needed to validly pass the no-confidence motion, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) is...

CCJ fixes case management hearing in challenge of GECOM Chairman’s appointment

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has set a date for a case management hearing in relation to the appeal filed to reverse the...