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Monday, September 16, 2019

Barbados braces as Tropical Storm Dorian nears Caribbean

(AP) — Much of the eastern Caribbean island of Barbados shut down on Monday as Tropical Storm Dorian approached the region and gathered strength,...

“We are quite alarmed” – Trotman on Amazon fires

Guyana’s Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman has expressed grave concerns over the record rate at which fires have been affecting the Amazon Rainforest in...

Barbados to abolish immigration/customs forms

(CMC) — Passengers arriving at the Grantley Adams International Airport here will no longer be required to fill out immigration/customs forms, also known as...

Amazon rainforest burning at record rate

  Brazil's Amazon rainforest has seen a record number of fires this year, according to new data from the country's space research agency. The National...

Kennar Lewis replaces Xavier Marshall at Jamaica Tallawahs

The Jamaica Tallawahs have announced a temporary replacement for USA player Xavier Marshall who will be unavailable until September 14 due to international commitments. Marshall...

St. Lucia Stars to change owners for 2019 CPL season

CPL franchise team – St. Lucia Stars – is expected to have new owners for the 2019 Season of the Hero Caribbean Premiere League. This...

T&T prison escapee recaptured at J’Ouvert party

Police in Trinidad and Tobago this morning (Saturday, August 10, 2019) recaptured prison escapee, Dillon Clarke, during a J’Ouvert celebrations in Arima. He was arrested...

Caribbean Examinations Council appoints new registrar/CEO

(CMC) The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) has a new Registrar and Chief Executive Officer at the helm of the organisation. Effective August 1, Dr Wayne...

Trinidad Govt Minister arrested

Trinidad and Tobago's Minister of Public Administration and Port of Spain South, MP Marlene McDonald is under arrest at her Valley View, Maracas/St Joseph...

US imposes sweeping sanctions on Venezuelan government

 President Donald Trump has imposed sweeping sanctions on the Venezuelan government, freezing its assets in the US and barring transactions with it. This measure is...

Recent Articles

Body of US-based chef found in Kitty apartment

The nude body of a US-based chef was on Sunday morning discovered on the kitchen floor of his Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown apartment. The...

Jordan takes four on debut before Lewis fireworks seal big win for Patriots

Akeem Jordan took 4/33 on his Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) debut to set St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on their way to a...

GPL “smart metres” to be introduced next year

…prepaid metres out of stock Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is yet to fulfil the demands of its customers in supplying prepaid...

Guyanese family from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas returns home today

A five-member Guyanese family is expected to return home today from the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Director of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Kester Craig told Inews...

MACORP launches new line of parts for Caterpillar machine

The need for machinery parts that function effectively and considers its users’ budget has now been met by the Machinery Corporation of Guyana Limited ...

No more tax exemptions for certain Toyota vehicles after November

After November 30, 2019, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will not be allowing tax exemptions on certain Toyota vehicles being registered in the G...

Police nab several men with “Molotov cocktails”

…drugs, illegal motorcycles unearthed during raid in Linden Several alleged arsonists were nabbed by the Police after ranks swooped down at the premises they had...

Warriors spinners bamboozle Patriots to set up fourth straight win

Guyana Amazon Warriors continued to match Trinbago Knight Riders win for win at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...