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All Guyanese in St Vincent are safe – President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali has said that all Guyanese living and working in the Caricom island state of St Vincent and Grenadines (SVG), where...

Guyana’s CDC, PSC mobilising support for St Vincent

The Private sector Commission (PSC) of Guyana is collaborating with the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) here to lend support to the government and people...

Volcano erupts in SVG; Scientist says eruptions could continue for days, weeks

(By Ernesto Cooke - News 784) Geologist Richard Robertson on Friday said the volcano overnight had gone into overnight tremors, and at 8.37, signals...

Guyana assures St Vincent and the Grenadines of “full support” in dealing with looming...

Statement of His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana regarding the Looming Crisis in St Vincent and the...

Guyana the only Caribbean country with GDP growth in 2020 – World Bank

Guyana, which started producing oil in 2019, was the sole Caribbean country with positive Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in 2020. This is according...

Covid: Brazil’s daily deaths surpass 3,000 for first time

Brazil's daily Covid-19 death toll has passed 3,000 for the first time as the virus continues its rapid spread, pushing hospitals close to...

PAHO Director warns of COVID-19 surge in the Americas

Washington, D.C. March 23, 2021 (PAHO) -- Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director Carissa F. Etienne applauded the arrival of over 2.2 million doses...

Boat with bodies found by Nicaragua not the same vessel spotted in Guyana’s waters...

Minister of Home Affairs Robeson Benn says the boat with roughly six decomposed bodies found by Nicaraguan authorities is not the same vessel which...

Nicaragua finds boat with decomposed bodies

Nicaraguan authorities said Tuesday the bodies of six people, apparently migrants, have been found in a small boat drifting off the Caribbean coast. The...

Cocaine-laden containers from Guyana unearthed in Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Scores of packages with more than 300 pounds of cocaine were found in containers at the Kingston Freeport Terminal Limited...

Recent Articles

Linden nurse charged for “child luring”

Yohan London, 32, of Section 'C' Christianburg, Wismar, Linden in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice), was today arrested and charged for "child luring". London is a...

128 new Covid-19 cases recorded

There are 128 new cases of the novel coronavirus, taking the total positives recorded to date to 13,957. The death toll also increased to 310,...

Hydromet Office warns of heavy rainfall for next few days

The National Weather Watch Center says thunderstorms resulting in potential flooding and mudslides are forecasted to occur between May 4 and May 8, 2021. Rainfall...

$200M payment to sugar workers is compensation for mistreatment, illegal firing – AG

Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister Anil Nandlall has rubbished criticisms over a recent decision to pay sugar workers outstanding wage increases amounting to...

May 17 for hearing in Jagdeo’s application to set aside $20M libel judgment

An application filed by Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo to set aside a $20 million default judgement in a libel suit brought against him by...

Covid-19 death toll jumps to 310

The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrettably informs that as of May 05, 2021, two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Yellowtail oil field development plan to be submitted this year – Hess

It is expected that the Field Development Plan (FDP) for Yellowtail, which would be oil giant ExxonMobil’s fourth oil development in the Stabroek Block...

GWI gets $45M high-tech truck to accelerate well maintenance programme

The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) will now be able to spend less than half of the time it currently takes to maintain its wells...

GOAL Scholarships: Beneficiaries required to provide community service

Persons who benefit from online scholarships offered under the government's Guyana Online Academy of Learning (GOAL) initiative are required to provide community service. Government's Department...

$680M in ganja destroyed at Ebini

Some 600lbs of processed cannabis along with 10,000 ganja plants, worth $680M, were on Wednesday destroyed by police officers, a statement from the Police...