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Friday, November 16, 2018

British funded solar lights installed at National Park

The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) in collaboration with the British High Commission saw the installation of forty five (45) integrated stand-alone solar powered 80W...

India funded ICT Centre at UG in its final stage- High Commissioner

The India-funded US$1 million Centre of Excellence in Information Technology is expected to be in operation by the end of next month. This is according...

Taxpayers, companies can now file their tax returns online as GRA launches ‘eServices’

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) says that taxpayers and companies can now file their tax returns online with the long awaited introduction of its...

Over 50 coaches to be certified for participation in National Robotics Tournament

A series of Certification programmes for technology ‘buffs’, youth leaders and teachers interested in starting technology clubs in communities will be conducted by STEM...

‘Anemic’ iPhone 8 demand drags Apple shares lower

By Supantha Mukherjee (Reuters) - Signs of poor demand for the iPhone 8 fueled more questions on Thursday over Apple Inc’s strategy of releasing two...

Apple unveils three new iPhones, hails ‘biggest leap forward’

(AFP ) Apple unveiled three new iPhone models on Monday, including a top-of-line handset described as "the biggest leap forward" since the original iPhone...

GPL launches “Whatsapp Meter Read”

The Guyana Power Light (GPL) Inc. has added a new complementary customer service feature “Whatsapp Meter Read,” to their line of services with the...

GRIF Project Grant will increase connectivity in Hinterland communities – Minister Hughes

Minister of Public Telecommunications, Catherine Hughes expressed confidence that a project designed for ICT Access and eServices for Hinterland, Poor and Remote Communities, that...

CARICOM official says app development critical to Single ICT Space

(CMC) Deputy Programme Manager for Information and Communication Technology (ICT), at the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat, Jennifer Britton, says the development of applications such as...

Civil Aviation Authority implements new automated licencing, examination system

The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has commissioned its modern licencing and examination system for pilots, aircraft maintenance engineers (AME) and Air Traffic Controllers...

Recent Articles

Parliament sitting postponed at Govt’s request, says Clerk

The postponement of Friday’s sitting of the National Assembly, just one day after the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) filed a no-confidence motion against the...

Press association blasts APNU/AFC over “continued intimidation of media workers”

The Guyana Press Association (GPA), moments after a press conference hosted by the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU)/Alliance For Change (AFC) Government, called...

New standard for restaurants aimed at improving quality of services offered

…implementation to enable better services for consumers The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS), the Tourism Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and the Guyana Tourism...

Labourer accused of stealing canter batteries gets $40,000 bail

A 31-year-old labourer of Lot 56 Norton Street, Georgetown, on Friday, found himself before Senior Magistrate Leron Daly, after being accused of committing simple...

Shop owner remanded over alleged narco trafficking

A shop owner of Lot ‘E’ Hardina Street, Werk-en-Rust, Georgetown, was on Friday hauled before the courts after she was allegedly busted with a...

GECOM working to resolve electoral ties in 3 constituencies

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), at a press conference held today (Friday), said it is currently working to address electoral ties in three constituencies...

Op Ed: Whim Referendum – Total rejection, repudiation of Nagamootoo and AFC

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy  Webster's Dictionary has chosen TOXIC as the 2018 Word of the Year. Local Government Elections (LGE) 2018 dramatically pronounced the AFC...

Poultry farmer busted with several packets of cocaine en route to Suriname

Police says a 50-year-old poultry farmer of Smythfield, New Amsterdam, Berbice was arrested at the Moleson Creek Ferry Stelling about 09:25h. today (Friday) for...

Bravo opens up on 2014 India tour pull-out

  (ESPNCricinfo) On October 17, 2014, India and West Indies played the fourth ODI of a five-match series, in the hill town of Dharamsala. Halfway through...

‘Don’t blame us’ – GECOM boss says in response to low voter turnout

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has made significant gains in the November 12 Local Government Elections (LGE). This has come, however, with a meager...