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Friday, September 18, 2020

AML Bill: PPP Gov’t making a mockery of Guyanese people – APNU

By Fareeza Haniff – The main opposition – A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is accusing the governing People’s Progressive Party Civic of making...

Opadeyi apologies for not consulting students on changes to Degree Programme

By Kurt Campbell – Vice Chancellor of the University of Guyana (UG) Professor Jacob Opadeyi has issued an apology to students of the Bachelor’s...

Walter Rodney COI is targeting the PNC – Basil Williams

By Fareeza Haniff – The People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) believes that the Commission of Inquiry (COI) into the assassination of Walter Rodney is...

Parliamentary Counsel has difficulty drafting AML Amendments; Committee meeting unproductive

  – Chief Parliamentary Counsel, Cecil Durjohn is once again unable to complete the amendments proposed by A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) to...

Gov’t plans more ‘Town Hall’ meetings to discuss AML Bill

- As part of Government’s effort to ensure the passage of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) amendment Bill,...

Deputy Mayor criticizes disparity in litter fines; EPA has no objection to harmonization

– Deputy Mayor Patricia Chase - Green has denounced what she said was an unfortunate disparity in the fines for littering in and...

Private Sector already suffering; AML Bill being held hostage by Political Opposition – Gov’t

By Fareeza Haniff – As the Anti – Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism (Amendment) Bill (AML/CFT) remains in limbo, the government...

Harmon rubbishes NACTA, iNews polls

By Kurt Campbell – Executive Member of the main Parliamentary Opposition Party – A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) – Joseph Harmon on Tuesday,...

APNU proposes new $10M seizure amendment to AML/CFT Act

By Kurt Campbell – A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) has proposed a new amendment to the Anti – Money Laundering and Countering the...

NACTA polls Nandlall ahead of other Ministers; support for PPP at 46%, APNU –...

Dear Editor,   People rate Messrs Anil Nandlall, Ashni Singh, Irfaan Ali and Priya Manickchand as the leading ministers of government, according to the findings of...

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GTT gets permission to repair damaged underwater cable

The Guyana Telephone Telegraph Company (GTT) has received authorisation to commence underwater repairs to it submarine fiber-optic cable, damaged by suspected sabotage a few...

“Let us partner for the children of Guyana” – Education Minister urges Opposition

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand on Friday urged all stakeholders, including the Parliamentary Opposition, to work collaboratively with the Ministry to ensure that Guyana’s...

Full Framework Agreement signed between the Guyana Government and the USA

Guyana's Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Hugh Todd, on behalf of the Guyana Government, and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, on...

Guyana open to investors – President Ali

As Guyana continues to pursue a path of unprecedented growth and development, President Irfaan Ali said that Guyana is open for business and will...

We will not stand in the way of any process that will bring benefits...

With the APNU/AFC coalition back in the opposition benches, Member of Parliament David Patterson has given a commitment that the party will not stand...

4 remanded for murder of WCB taxi driver

Four persons were this morning remanded for the murder of 47-year-old Mohamed Haniff, a taxi driver of Experiment, West Coast Berbice (WCB). The accused are:...

Shoemaker attacked and robbed at La Grange

A 25-year-old shoemaker was on Thursday evening attacked and robbed by three men at Independence Street, La Grange, West Bank Demerara (WBD). Michael Ramcharran, also...

1 critical, another injured after pick-up topples at Rockstone

Two persons have been injured after the vehicle in which they were travelling turned turtle along the Rockstone Trail in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice). The...

US commits US$5M to assist Venezuelans in Guyana

The United States has allocated $US5M to assist Venezuelans in Guyana who were forced to flee their country due to severe economic hardships and...

US commits to reviewing ban on catfish from Guyana

Following high-level discussions with Guyana’s President Dr Irfaan Ali, the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has committed his Government to reviewing the ban...