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Wednesday, August 4, 2021

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...

‘Robotics and computer science are the future of education’- First Lady

First Lady, Mrs Sandra Granger, on Friday attended the closing ceremony of the Information Communication Technology (ICT) Training programme in Leonora, Essequibo Islands-West Demerara...

Recent Articles

Letter: Come on Mr Mayor, stop being so petty

Dear Editor, I listened today (Tuesday) with complete horror and distress to the most recent press conference hosted by the Mayor and a few Councillors...

Decomposed body of unidentified man found floating in canal

The decomposed body of an unidentified man was on Tuesday found floating in the Nouvelle Flanders Koker, West Coast Demerara (WCD). The discovery was...

Authorities probing reports of persons forging & selling Covid vaccination cards

Local authorities are investigating reports that persons are forging and selling Covid-19 vaccination cards, Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony has announced. He noted that in...

World Bank team in Guyana for “strategic dialogue” with Govt

A high-level World Bank (WB) team led by its Vice President responsible for the Latin American and Caribbean Region, Carlos Felipe Jaramillo is here...

SBF International continues to picket GEA over suspension of licence

Employees of fuel wholesale and import company, SBF International continue to protest the Guyana Energy Agency (GEA), and its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mahender...

8-Y-O among several injured in Essequibo Coast accident

An eight-year-old lad was on Monday evening injured following a two-vehicle collision along the La Union Public Road, Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam). Those injured...

Govt welcomes collaboration with Black Entrepreneurs Association from US

President Dr Irfaan Ali yesterday afternoon reaffirmed his Government’s position and intention of crafting and executing policies that will benefit all of Guyana. The Head...

Teen uses lighter to burn 2-Y-O girl on back, genitals

  A 19-year-old lad has been arrested for using a cigarette lighter to burn a two-year-old girl's back and vagina. The incident occurred at around 18:35hrs...

4 arrested for murder of overseas-based Guyanese

Four persons have been arrested in relation to the murder of 60-year-old Hemraj Pardessi, an overseas-based Guyanese. The murder occurred on Tuesday at around 23:42hrs...

Eyewitness: Getting together…

…but not singing Kumbaya This Emancipation Day, because of COVID 19, “Emancipation Day” was understandably restricted. There were still several gatherings – notably the one...