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Boa Vista records 1st suspected case of monkey pox

Boa Vista Municipal Health Department (SMSA) on Wednesday reported that a 44-year-old man is the first patient with suspected condition for smallpox of monkeys...

Caricom saddened by death of 17 Haitian migrants

  The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is extremely saddened by the tragic loss of life at sea of a number of Haitians off the coast of...

President Ali heads to Washington for high-level meetings with US officials

See below for a statement from the Press and Publicity Unit of the Office of the President on President Dr Irfaan Ali's visit to...

Efforts must be redoubled to create zone of peace in South America – PM...

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, recently attended the Presidential PROSUR Summit and called for enhanced and consolidated security cooperation strategies, as well as...

Dismissed election petition “Where exactly are you referring us to?” – CCJ Judge to...

  The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on Tuesday heard oral submissions in the consolidated appeal of the Court of Appeal ruling that they have...

Guyana signs agreement to boost trade with Belize

Guyana and Belize have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)which will see enhanced cooperation in food security and trade between the two countries. Speaking at...

Guyana, Barbados sign agreement for increased exports

To further facilitate relations between Guyana and Barbados, and collaboration in a number of areas, including agriculture and food security, an agreement has been...

CARICOM to capitalise on agri-strategy presented by Guyana

The Caribbean Community (Caricom), cognisant of the urgency in reducing its food import bill, is taking action to implement the “25 by 2025” food...

Significant progress being made in slashing Caricom food import bill – Pres Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali, who is in Suriname for the Caribbean Community (Caricom) Heads of Government meeting, has reported that significant progress is being...

Regional energy strategy to soon be presented – Pres. Ali tells Suriname’s Oil Expo

A regional approach to energy security will be taken to fast track the development of the Caribbean. Countries like Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago...

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GCCI renews calls for removal of UK Visa requirements

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry (GCCI) welcomes the decision by the carrier British Airway (BA) to restart its route between Guyana and...

Raksha Bandhan celebrations:  President receives rakhi from Brahma Kumaris sisters, Indian High Commission 

President Dr Irfaan Ali ushered in Raksha Bandhan celebrations  after receiving rakhis from sisters from the Brahma Kumaris and from representatives of...

Banks confirmed as official beer of Hero CPL finals

Banks has been confirmed as the Official Beer of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) finals which will take place in Guyana from 27...

Low-Income Houses at Great Diamond on track to be completed for Cricket Carnival

–all proceeds from renting to assist low-income homeowners Construction for a number of two-bedroom low-income homes at Great Diamond, East Bank Demerara, which will be...

Father, daughter found guilty of killing fisherman

Initially indicted for the capital offence of murder over the beating to death of 22-year-old fisherman Shereffudeen Nazamudeen, Surendra Sukhdeo and his daughter Mandy...

New era of development on the horizon – President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali told this year’s Youths in Natural Resources (YNR) Apprentices that by 2030 they will be living in the best city...

Police now institute murder charge against youth for death of Berbice businessman

The prosecution on Wednesday withdrew the manslaughter charge which was instituted against Dave Singh last week and is now charging the 23-year-old man with...

British Airways to commence operations in Guyana in 2023

British Airways will commence operations from the United Kingdon to Guyana in 2023 but tickets are expected to go on sale from this week....

Miss Jam Zone delegates pay a courtesy call on Tourism Minister

The seven semi-finalists of the Miss Jam Zone Pageant on Monday paid a courtesy call on Tourism, Industry and Commerce Minister, Oneidge Walrond. After being...

Lot 1 of Eccles-Great Diamond Road to be completed before CPL cricket – Min....

Lot One of the new Eccles to Great Diamond four-lane highway is slated for completion in time for the much-anticipated Cricket Carnival. Housing and Water...