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Thursday, December 3, 2020

CARICOM Heads meeting tomorrow to discuss impact of Covid-19 on Region’s economies

COVID-19 and its impact on the Caribbean Community will be among matters for consideration by  CARICOM Heads of Government when they meet via video-conference...

Fight for the will of the people to be respected in Guyana demonstrates Region’s...

Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member states value democracy and human rights, including the holding of free, fair and peaceful elections, and several actions taken by...

CAL to resume flights from NYC to Guyana on Monday

Following the reopening of the airports in Guyana, Caribbean Airlines Limited (CAL) will operate its first commercial service between Guyana and New York, on...

World Bank urges Caribbean countries to contain costs while awaiting COVID vaccine

(CMC) A new report by the World Bank says Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) will require a combination of public health measures and...

Jamaica to spend J$826 million on textbooks, ebooks and apps

(JIS) The government will be spending $826 million on the acquisition of textbooks for the upcoming academic year, including electronic books (ebooks) and learning...

Fraser-Pryce targets ‘10.6 or even 10.5’ as she chases historic third Olympic title

Two-time Olympic 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has targeted breaking the 10.70-second barrier as she goes for an unprecedented third Olympic title in Tokyo next...

Sportsmax, Sunset+Vine lauded for stellar CPL execution

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) was broadcast around the world thanks to TV production company Sunset+Vine and SportsMax Productions who provided the state-of-the-art...

Windies legend Lloyd wants better, more ‘powerful’ WI anthem

Legendary West Indies captain Clive Lloyd believes the time is right for the regional team to consider a new and more ‘powerful’ anthem. Politically, with...

Regional health ministers commit to sustain, expand actions to fight COVID-19

(PAHO/WHO) Health ministers from countries in the Americas yesterday committed to maintain and expand actions to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, and asked the Pan...

T&T Football Association continues court action against FIFA

(CMC) Lawyers representing the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) Friday signalled their intention to continue legal action against the Federation of International Football...

Recent Articles

Congressman who fought for Guyana’s democracy elected Chair of US Foreign Affairs Committee

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY-05), senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, was on Thursday elected to Chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee,...

98 active Covid-19 cases in Region 6

Regional Health Officer Dr Vishalya Sharma on Thursday announced that there are 98 active Covid-19 cases in the East-Berbice Corentyne district. Overall, the region has...

Prepaid meter service experiencing technical difficulties – GPL

All prepaid meter customers are advised that the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) Juice/Prepaid System is currently experiencing a suspected hardware fault; which is...

Man stabs reputed wife to abdomen, hands & feet during argument

A 35-year-old housewife of Letter Kenny Village, Corentyne is said to be in a serious but stable condition after she was stabbed multiple times...

Fishing industry on the verge of great transformation – CEO of Fisheries Dept.

The Fisheries Department will be revamping the fishermen’s co-operative societies countrywide to ensure satisfactory delivery of services to customers. Chief Fisheries Officer, Mr. Denzil Roberts...

79 new Covid-19 cases recorded; total at 5528

Within the past 24-hour, the country recorded 79 new cases of the novel coronavirus which takes the total cases recorded to date to 5528. This...

“I hope we can all move on” – Gary Best says after walking free

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and PNCR Member Gary Best has expressed hope that the Bentley family can move on after...

Gary Best freed of causing death of national cyclist Jude Bentley

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Member of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) Gary Best was today freed of the...

Learning materials distributed to Ruimveldt children

The Department of Education Georgetown recently distributed worksheets and other learning materials to children in West and East Ruimveldt. Some of the areas targeted include...

Some 50,000 persons living with disabilities in Guyana

Message by Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities Guyana is joining with the international community...