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Friday, September 18, 2020

Government’s coffers cannot support more than 5% wage increase – President

- Addressing the outcry against the proposed five percent wage hike for public servants, the Head of State explained that while he would...

Shadick exposes misleading info on Radio license approval

- The efforts by a daily newspaper to misrepresent the granting of radio licenses by the National Broadcasting Authority (NBA) are now directed...

PSC says Procurement Commission should be established NOW! in its current form

By Kurt Campbell – “Several things are holding us back as a nation because of political rambling and one day political rambling will ruin...

APNU takes note of theft at NCN

– Following a report carried by iNews in relation to the theft of jewelry and US currency from NCN’s Marketing Manager Raymond Azeeze,...

Firearms Act should be allowed to function before any changes made – Felix

By Kurt Campbell – In a counter proposal to Home Affairs Minister Clement Rohee’s call for a review of local gun laws, Opposition Member...

Govt. to begin process for return of AML/CFT Bill to National Assembly

By Kurt Campbell - Attorney General Anil Nandlall in his first public encounter  with the media since his return from Freeport, Bahamas where Guyana...

Support base, overseas funding for AFC, PNC ‘at an all-time low’ – Dr. Ramsaroop

- Recent polling has shown that the support base of both the Peoples National Congress (PNC) and the Alliance for Change (AFC) are...

Enough of ‘Opposition Obstruction’ – Political Activist

  - Chairman of Vision Guyana Dr. Peter Ramsaroop is questioning the Opposition’s relevance in addressing issues of national importance. Dr. Ramsaroop - a Political...

APNU warns Government of threat to economic development by neighboring Venezuela

By Kurt Campbell – Opposition Leader David Granger has issued a stern warning to the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/) Administration against what he says...

5% wage increase worthless – Granger

By Kurt Campbell – The main opposition party – A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) – has come out in rejection of the promised...

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Foreign nationals found on illegal aircraft in Guyana charged

Two of the three foreign nationals who were found aboard one of two illegal aircraft which were discovered at Issano, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) have...

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...