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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Trinidad’s AG to bring law for hanging to resume

Trinidad and Tobago’s Attorney General Anand Ramlogan said he has identified the means by which hanging, as enforcement of the death penalty, can be...

Regional governments urged to become LIAT shareholders

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (WINN) - Trade unionist Chester Humphrey says it is unfortunate that the majority of Caribbean governments continue to ignore LIAT by...

Dominica Prime Minister hints at early election

ROSEAU, Dominica – Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has put supporters of the ruling Dominica Labour Party (DLP) on notice that if he may be...

New UNICEF Representative accredited, vows to continue working on reducing child mortality

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Representative for Guyana and Suriname, Ms. Marianne Flach who will be focusing on mainstreaming the fund’s multi-sectoral work with...

New plane returns to LIAT

LIAT - the Caribbean Airline's service - is expected to improve significantly with the return of a new plane to its network. LIAT announced its...

Trade relations, bilateral issues to be discussed during President Maduro’s visit

Guyana is looking to move beyond the new rice agreement in terms of trade relations with neighbouring Venezuela. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett in...

CAL to review airfare structure

Following a meeting today between the Guyana government and the management of Caribbean Airlines (CAL), it was agreed that the current airfare structure...

Suriname puts on spectacular show as Carifesta XI opens

The Surinamese Presidential Palace located in Independence Square, Paramaribo on Friday, was transformed into a kaleidoscope of colours as thousands of people witnessed the...

60-member contingent departs today for Carifesta XI

Participants, who will be representing Guyana at Carifesta XI in Suriname, yesterday paid a courtesy call on Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport...

Stocktaking a priority, says New EPA Implementation Director

The new Director of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) Implementation Unit at the Caricom Secretariat, Mr Carlos Wharton, has prioritised a stocktaking exercise in...

Recent Articles

Tuschen woman robbed as she was walking home from work

A 42-year-old woman was attacked and robbed on Monday night by cutlass-wielding bandits as she was walking home along the Tuschen Public Road, East...

Vehicle caught fire in vicinity of seawall  

A pick-up truck, bearing registration number PNN 7686 belonging to a government agency, moments ago burst into flames while traversing the East Coast Highway...

IAC urges Govt to respect Constitution, call date for elections

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) today (Tuesday), urged the APNU/AFC coalition government that, in the interest of democracy, to discontinue its "disregard for constitutional...

Drunken cop reportedly slams Police boat into private vessels; probe launched

An investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding a police constable being allowed to operate a service boat while reportedly being under the...

Colin Ingram joins St Lucia Zouks for HERO CPL 2019

The St Lucia Zouks have announced that Colin Ingram will be joining them for the remainder of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL)...

Body of 7-yr-old burn victim to arrive in Guyana on Thursday

The body of seven-year-old Shaniya Persaud, who succumbed at the Shriners Hospital in Galveston, Texas, last Sunday after undergoing a much-needed surgery which led...

Drinking spree between Enterprise brothers ends deadly

A drinking spree ended in murder at an East Coast Demerara (ECD) home on Monday afternoon when a sibling allegedly knifed his older brother...

CPL 2019: Dan Christian to join Barbados Tridents

The Barbados Tridents have announced that Dan Christian will be joining the franchise for the remainder of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League. Christian will...

‘Caretaker’ Pres. Granger “parroting excuses” to hold elections – PPP

The Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) has responded to President David Granger's address to the nation, where he reiterated his stance of waiting on the...

Guyanese family returns home after hurricane ravaged The Bahamas

Citizenship Minister Winston Felix on Sunday evening assured that the Government is working to have approximately 23 Guyanese on hurricane ravage island of The...