Suriname to aid Guyana in exploring alternatives to mercury in mining -Trotman

The use of mercury in Guyana has raised several health concerns primarily by those in the gold mining sector. Just recently,...

Former Natural Resources Minister wants Exxon Foundation to review initiatives to be funded with...

Former Natural Resources Minister, Robert Persaud, has written to the Exxon Foundation requesting that a review be done on the...

DeSinco Trading donates 50 hampers to aid Venezuelan Migrants in Region One

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC), today, received a donation of 50 food hampers from DeSinco Trading Limited, which will be...

Govt to set up humanitarian centres for Venezuelan migrants in Region One

The government is discussing the setting up of a multi-agency committee to pursue the establishment of humanitarian government-controlled centres for...

Gov’t, Indian company ink three-quarter billion-dollar pump contract

The National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) has signed a US$3,602,014 (Approx. GYD$752M) contract to have 12 new pumps supplied...

CDC, UNICEF coordinate response to influx of Venezuelan migrants

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) with support from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) will be organizing relief supplies to...

UN gives Guyana $40M to address climate change effects on Agri. sector

Whether it is unexpected floods or the El Nino Phenomenon that results in drier than normal conditions, Climate Change continues...

Guyana to establish homestead settlement area for fleeing Venezuelans – Citizenship Minister

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, today, said plans are in motion for the establishment of a homestead settlement area for...

ExxonMobil Earns $4 Billion in Second Quarter

United States (US) oil-giant, ExxonMobil today announced its estimated second quarter 2018 earnings of $4 billion. This is being compared to...

Sad state of governance when foreign intervention is needed to spark political engagement –...

Foreign intervention being the impetus to kick-start talks between the government and opposition, is a manifestation of the “sad state”...

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