Central Bank pulls regulatory lasso tighter around credit unions

Credit unions play an important role in the financial sector because they have significant potential to reach the most vulnerable...

Government, opposition engaged in blame-game over Berbice Bridge toll issue

The proposal made by the Berbice Bridge Company Incorporated (BBCI) to increase tolls, has resulted in the current and former...

Open Oil to help Guyanese with tools to monitor Govt.’s spending of oil money

Founder of OpenOil, Johnny West is working towards connecting several civil society bodies in Guyana with the tools needed to...

Region Nine Health workers better equipped to eliminate maternal, child deaths

Community Health Workers (CHW) from various communities in Region Nine, recently received toolkits for improved antenatal care as the Ministry...

World Bank, Govt. sign US$35M loan to help stabilize financial sector

The Government of Guyana, through the Ministry of Finance, signed an agreement today with the World Bank for a US$35M...

PPP refuses to show up for 2019 budget consultations

Having done it for three previous budgets, Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan says the Parliamentary Opposition’s non-attendance at the series...

Guyana losing $70B annually through misuse of duty-free fuel

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) is facing an uphill battle trying to prevent the misuse of duty-free fuel by various...

DPP appeals dismissal of theft charges against PPP’s Westford, former Chief Personnel Officer

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has filed an appeal against the dismissal of the over $600Million...

In two years, GRA achieves 40 percent increase in revenues

Aggressive audits and a wave of legal action against delinquent taxpayers are just two of the reasons behind the “unprecedented”...

India’s PM Modi to visit Guyana in December

Minister of State, Joseph Harmon today confirmed that Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi will be here in December for...

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