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First Lady takes ICT training to Bina Hill Institute

First Lady Sandra Granger on Tuesday morning said that she was pleased to launch the nationally certified programme, the Information and Communication Technology workshop,...

Starr Computer launches Innovation Centre

Starr Computer in collaboration with its international partners Wednesday launched its Starr Innovation Centre, which was specifically designed to promote modern educational development starting...

Drone permits necessary for drone owners, importers- GCAA

Importer, owners and operators of drones are now being cautioned by the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) of using the aerial device without a...

Facebook to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger

(BBC) Facebook plans to integrate its messaging services on Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. While all three will remain stand-alone apps, at a much deeper...

Govt has no plans as yet for ICT in nursery schools

At a media conference hosted at the Telecommunications’ Ministry on Monday, a representative who spoke on behalf of the subject Minister, Catherine Hughes admitted...

No legislation in place to protect online shoppers

Although the number of persons now rushing to the online markets have increased significantly in Guyana, the country is still dragging behind as it...

Exxon gifts UG $8M to replace lab equipment destroyed by fire

The University of Guyana (UG) Faculty of Natural Sciences, Department of Mathematics, Physics and  Statistics (MPS) has received  equipment purchased with a gift of...

Massy to train mechanics to convert cars to run on cooking gas

Come next year technicians across Guyana will be involved in training geared towards equipping them with the knowledge of converting cars which use gasoline...

STEMGuyana to launch “Reading & Robotics” program in 13 libraries

STEMGuyana and the Guyana National Library, in association with the Office of the First Lady, the Ministry Of The Presidency, Ministry Of Public Telecommunications...

STEMGuyana Signs Agreement To Bring International Youth Robot Competition To Guyana

On September 19, 2018, STEMGuyana signed an agreement with the International Youth Robot Association to be the pre-qualifying body responsible for organizing the annual...

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US$200M oil refinery proposed for EBD to employ 300 persons

…750 persons to be employed during construction – American investor A US$200 million oil refinery and integrated petrochemical manufacturing complex, which will employ 750 persons...

EYEWITNESS: Spare a thought…for the elderly

Friday was “International Youth Day”. That’s right, there’s been a day set aside for our yutes since the beginning of our new millennium. But...

18 new COVID-19 cases; 1 in ICU

The Ministry of Health has reported that 18 more persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours. Consequently, active cases...

Woman killed, daughter seriously injured in Linden-Soesdyke Highway accident

A mother of two was killed and her daughter hospitalised with serious injuries in a horrific accident on the Linden-Soesdyke Highway this morning. Dead is...

“Great Soul” Bibi Shadick laid to rest

Government-nominated Commissioner at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) and former Minister Bibi Safora Shadick, who passed away on Saturday, was laid to rest today. At...

Outside GPHC: Granny’s snacks attract many

By Alva Solomon Anyone who works at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) at nights would boast of Granny’s tasty snacks. She journeys to her...

Govt eyes restarting coffee cultivation in Pomeroon – Min Mustapha

The Agriculture Ministry is currently collaborating with the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) to restart coffee cultivation in the Pomeroon, Region Two...

Venezuelan shop owner shot dead during altercation at Mowasie Landing

A Venezuelan national who operated a drinking spot at Mowasie Landing, Konawaruk, Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni) was shot dead during an altercation on Friday. The dead...

US$15M dairy plant for Soesdyke-Linden Highway soon – Pres Ali

…announces marine cages & aquaculture capacity-building, solar units for Orealla On a visit to Orealla in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne), President Dr Irfaan Ali announced...

470 active COVID-19 cases after 41 new infections recorded

Another 41 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health. This now takes active...