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GPSU cancels May Day March & Rally

The Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) has cancelled its annual May Day march and rally, in light of the coronavirus threat in the country. See...

Linden girl, 6, dies after suffering mild fever, shortness of breath

A six-year-old girl passed away during the wee hours of today after she was taken to the Linden Hospital, suffering from respiratory challenges. Medical Superintendent...

CORONAVIRUS: Guyana now has 37 cases, 6 deaths

The Ministry of Public Health has stated that the total number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Guyana now stands at...

Recount must be done “in a matter of days” …Gunraj says country has waited...

Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Justice (rtd) Claudette Singh, today (Wednesday), met with Commissioners and the Chief Elections Officer, Keith Lowenfield, where...

GECOM Secretariat defends 156 days proposal for countrywide recount

See full statement: The Secretariat of the Guyana Elections Commission has taken note of the public ridicule by some Commissioners on the draft workplan for the...

Lowenfield proposes 156 days for countrywide recount

Chief Elections Officer (CEO) Keith Lowenfield has proposed that a national recount of the ballots cast at March 2, 2020 will take 156 days. This...

Linden man who was transferred to GPHC tests positive for COVID-19

The Linden resident who was transferred to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) from the Mackenzie Hospital after he displayed severe respiratory symptoms, has...

US Embassy implements “100% remote work policy” to protect employees, support measures to fight...

The U.S. Embassy in Georgetown said it has implemented a 100% remote work policy to protect its employees and support public measures to stem...

CORONAVIRUS – IDEAS AND MYTHS EXPLORED

By Dr Tariq Jagnarine, BSc, MD, MMed Family medicine, CCFP As the coronavirus continues to make the news, a host of untruths has sprung up around...

COVID-19: Impact could see 195 million job losses, says ILO chief

The rapidly intensifying economic effects of COVID-19 on the world of work are proving to be far worse than the 2008-9 financial crisis, with...