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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Overhead vehicle pass for Diamond

Traffic congestion on the East Bank Demerara, in the vicinity of Diamond, could soon be eliminated. According to a report from the Government Information...

GRO records of birth, death and marriage being digitized

Obtaining a birth, death or marriage certificate may soon be easier as the government moves to complete the digitisation of records at the General...

Guyana and U.S. sign FATCA agreement

Guyana and the United States of America yesterday signed an agreement for the exchange of information under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA...

Fire Service to launch Emergency Medical Services in November

The Guyana Fire Service is moving to align its services with international best practices. From November, the Fire Service will be providing an Emergency...

Guyana Government’s take from oil find pegged at 12.5%  – leaked reports

Oil from Guyana's giant Liza field should start to flow around 2020, and according to leaked reports put the government's take at 12.5 per...

Those media reports about Gafoors fire just speculation, ‘not authentic’ – says Police commander

Police Divisional Commander, Clifton Hickens has categorically dismissed reports published in a section of the media earlier today that the owner of a dry...

CDC concludes Mass Casualty Management training

Mass gathering legislation coming soon As Government moves to strengthen crowd management systems, the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) in collaboration with the Pan American Health...

Mainstay to incorporate agriculture and tourism

Wyaka Village (Mainstay), Region two, plans to integrate farming and tourism to generate more income for the village. Toshao of the village Joel Fredericks...

Corentyne family displaced after fire guts house they were renting

A Corentyne family of five is now displaced after their house was engulfed in flames. According to reports, the family who resides at Number...

UNDP strengthening Guyana’s capacity to realise Rio Conventions

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is assisting Guyana to build technical capacity to meet and sustain its obligations under the UN Convention on...

Recent Articles

Pollard slams WICB for questioning his commitment

Allrounder Kieron Pollard has challenged the West Indies selectors' rationale for dropping him for the tri-series in Zimbabwe in November. Pollard said he was...

Police Detective takes stand in 2009 taxi driver murder trial

Following several voir dire trials (trial within a trial), Detective Corporal, Roland Beharry earlier today took the stand at the Georgetown High Court, as...

Barama concessions may be used as carbon sink or given out- Govt

Minister of Natural Resources Raphael Trotman told the Government Information Agency (GINA), that the government is exploring several ways to utilise the forest concessions...

Teen among two charged with murder of Mahaicony woman

The two accused in the brutal murder of a Mahaicony businesswoman appeared at the Sparendaam Magistrate’s Court earlier today, following the Director of Public...

Prince Harry expected in December- Quinn

British High Commissioner to Guyana Greg Quinn has confirmed the dates for Prince Harry’s visit to Guyana. Quinn in a statement said “I am happy...

Original owner of lost wedding band found half a world away

(St Lucia News Online) The mysterious lost wedding ring found at the bottom of the Caribbean sea off the coast of St. Lucia has...

New Bartica Town Clerk says ‘humbled and honoured’ to serve in town of her...

The town of Bartica has announced the appointment of Ms Phebe Wallerson who will serve in the capacity of Town Clerk of the Municipality. According...

New Amsterdam Prison Officer caught with cannabis

A female officer at the New Amsterdam Prison was on Sunday taken into custody after she was allegedly found with a quantity of cannabis...

Pakistan beat Windies by 133 runs, clinch series

(AFP) Leg-spinner Yasir Shah took six second-innings wickets in Pakistan's crushing 133-run second Test win over West Indies in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday as...

PI continues into Babita Sarjou’s murder

The Preliminary Inquiry into the murder of Babita Sarjou, whose body was found six years after she had gone missing, continued at the Georgetown...