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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Gov’t sends Anti – Money Laundering Amendment Bill for final reading; Opposition says Bill...

– Government members of the Parliamentary Special Select Committee (PSSC) met on Tuesday (October 22) and completed the work of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the...

Court to rule in Budget Cuts appeal case next month

By Kurt Campbell – The ruling in the Budget Cuts appeal case will be handed down by Justices James Bovell-Drakes and Rishi Persaud on...

Ramjattan disregards pressure on local banks from Int’l institutions

- Despite the fact that local banks in Guyana are starting the feel the pressure from overseas financial institutions, which is due to...

AG confident of win in Budget Cut Case

– Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall has placed on record his confidence in winning the appeal filed against Chief...

Opposition has scant interest in concluding Anti Money Laundering legislation – Teixeira

- The first meeting of the Special Select Committee considering the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism (AMLCFT)  Amendment Bill since...

Support for AFC’s Firearms Amendment Bill hangs in the air

- The ruling People’s Progressive Party Civic is uncertain if it will support the Firearms Amendment Bill, which the minority party - the Alliance...

Gov’t working to change ‘culture’ of unaccountability -President Ramotar

By Kurt Campbell – President Donald Ramotar has publicly admitted his Government’s struggles in ensuring accountability and transparency across the country. He indicated however that...

PPP establishes Integrity Commission to investigate theft, bribery and misconduct of members

– The People’s Progressive Party has established an integrity and discipline commission to ensure that members of the party who serve in public...

Let’s disband Parliament and hold fresh elections – Political Activist

- Chairman of Vision Guyana – a political movement – Dr. Peter Ramsaroop has called on President Donald Ramotar to disband the 10th...

PNC/R in full elections mode

- The Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) is in full campaign mode. The Party has formally launched its campaign for Local Government Elections. Winston...

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Bandits attempt to break into GWI’s Chesney Office

An attempted robbery was carried out at the Guyana Water Incorporated’s Chesney, Berbice Office on Tuesday night. The security officer on shift reported that the...

Govt to remedy safety breaches on Sheriff Street/Mandela Avenue Project

The Public Infrastructure Ministry will be picking up the slacks after the Chinese contractor, SINOHYDRO, failed to implement some of its contractual obligations such...

Nonpareil family counting losses after bandits broke into their home for fourth time

Members of a Nonpareil, East Coast Demerara family are still counting their losses after bandits broken into their home for the fourth time and...

CCJ President praises Justice Chang’s contribution to the development of Guyanese and Caribbean jurisprudence

The President of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), Justice Adrian Saunders has stated that the former acting chief justice of Guyana, Ian Chang,...

Granger raps AFC for threatening to begin elections campaign without APNU

Leader of the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) David Granger has rapped the Alliance For Change (AFC) for threatening to begin its elections...

GTT warns against scammers

GTT is urging all subscribers to be cautious of scammers as 'criminally-minded' persons may be devising ways in which to cash in with the...

21-yr-old jailed for assisting father to escape from custody

A 21-year-old farmer who helped his father to escape from lawful custody was on Wednesday sentenced to one year in prison. Samuel Domingo, of South...

Mahaica residents battling with flood aftermath

Almost two months after villages along the East Coast of Demerara (ECD) were inundated due to a breach in the sea defence, residents are...

Windies Women clash with India in final T20 at Providence today

By Brandon Corlette West Indies Women had their last taste of victory against India Women in T20 Internationals since November 2016. While the West Indies...

Over 18 containers shipped to Guyana under GA-FDD radar

In excess of 18 containers shipped to Guyana is under the radar of the Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD), it said in...