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Friday, November 15, 2019

Guyana presents strong evidence to Venezuela to support territory claim

– Guyana has strong evidence to support that the US ship was well within its jurisdiction when it was accosted and seized by...

Airlines for America urge US to reject Fly Jamaica’s petition for direct flights

- Airlines for America (A4A) is urging the United States Department of Transport to reject Fly Jamaica’s petition for a review and reversal...

Guyana still to be notified US ship was released; meeting still on today with...

– It has been two days since the Venezuelan authorities released the U.S Ship which it seized from Guyana’s waters; however Guyana’s Foreign Affairs...

Ganja the wonder weed of questionable benelovence

- In his wisdom, Karl Marx believed that "religion is the opiate of the people". Indeed, in times of trouble, churches are full...

Guyana Government says recent ruling of Constitutional Court of Dominican Republic is inhumane and...

- The Guyana Government through its Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement noted that it stands in solidarity with its sister CARICOM...

Venezuela charges captain of seized ship; releases him on bail

- The Venezuelan Attorney General's Office on Tuesday (October 15) charged Ukrainian captain Igor Bekirov for allegedly violating Venezuela's exclusive economic zone onboard...

Venezuela intercepts Trinidadian fishing vessel

- The Venezuelan Navy intercepted on Tuesday a fishing vessel from Trinidad and Tobago, five days after a vessel hired by Guyana was...

Jamaica churches denounce same sex marriages

– The Jamaica Council of Churches (JCC) on Monday (October 14) accepted a position paper that disregards same-sex marriage in the country. "God's perfect design, as expressed...

Venezuela releases seized US ship and 36-member crew

 - The Venezuelan Government has released the 36-member crew of the research Vessel Teknik Perdana, who were picked up and taken by Venezuela's Navy...

GDF supports Gov’t position on arrest of US Ship

– Three days after the Venezuelan navy arrested a U.S Ship searching for oil in the Essequibo River, the Guyana Defence Force issued...

Recent Articles

President meets IDB team on strengthening capacity of Energy Department

President David Granger, who also has oversight of the Department of Energy, this morning, met with a team from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB),...

State benefit from money laundering and state asset recovery training

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in collaboration with the Guyana Police Force's Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) on Wednesday commenced...

Aeronautical school trainees educated on aviation safety

To allow first and second-year students of the Art Williams & Harry Wendt Aeronautical School to explore the diversification of the aviation sector, a...

Tyre build-up a major challenge at Haags Bosch Landfill

Officials at the Haags Bosch Landfill are struggling to overcome a major challenge; a buildup of waste tyres at the facility, which is creating...

Joseph Harmon formally gives up US citizenship

Director General at the Ministry of the Presidency, Joseph Harmon, has announced that his US citizenship has been officially being renounced, a move which...

Eastern Airlines to post US$450,000 bond before commencing operations

Eastern Airline LLC, which emerged from bankruptcy in 2018 from Dynamic International Airways who previously owned the rights to the name and logo, will...

Man jailed for destroying sisters’ groceries

A 40-year-old man was on Wednesday slapped with two charges for damage to property and disorderly behaviour and appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Edward...

Public servants receive salary increases – Govt

…erosion of household wealth, disposable income cannot be addressed with this small increase – Irfaan Ali …15,000 to be fired in phased period – Winston...

“Drag race” leaves 2 dead in Port Kaituma

A driver and his female passenger are now dead after the car in which they were travelling slammed into an approaching fuel truck during...

Anna Regina Multilateral School dormitory out of food

…106 children affected One hundred and six students being accommodated at the Anna Regina Multilateral Secondary School dormitory have been affected as the entity’s kitchen...