PAHO urges young people to resist, expose deadly tobacco industry as smokers likely to...

By Feona Morrison EXPOSE, RESIST DEADLY TOBACCO INDUSTRY World No Tobacco Day is observed today, Sunday, May 31, 2020 under the theme: “Protecting youth from industry...

Region 5 implements countermeasures to fight COVID-19 

With Guyana still having 153 cases of the novel coronavirus disease ( COVID-19) and 12 deaths, the department of public health in Region Five...

COVID-19: PAHO Director says reopening countries must be driven by health data, risk assessments

  The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director Carissa F. Etienne is urging countries to rely on risk assessments and health data before lifting COVID-19...

Health Minister eyes opening of ICU facilities at Ocean View COVID-19 Hospital by the...

Intensive Care Unit (ICU) facilities at the COVID-19 Hospital, formerly the Ocean View Hotel, in Liliendaal, East Coast Demerara, are expected to be up...

No new COVID-19 cases; Region 9 residents urged to be vigilant as Brazil’s confirmed...

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases remains at 125. According to the Director of Primary Health Care Services, Dr. Ertenisa Hamilton, of the 1295 persons...

UNDP provides COVID-19 support to Persons Living with HIV, LGBT+ Community

UNDP has provided $5.6 million worth of food items to make available nutritional support to Persons Living with HIV (PLHIV) and members of the...

Health Ministry on a mission to make suicide a thing of the past

Under the theme “Working together to prevent suicide, Guyana is joining the rest of the world today to observe World Suicide Day. World Suicide...

Coronavirus: More than 900 deaths in a day in Italy

(BBC) - Italy has recorded 969 new coronavirus deaths, its highest daily figure in the outbreak so far. It means 9,134 people have now died...

11 more succumb to COVID-19 in three days; 892 new cases recorded

  The Ministry of Health (MOH) has informed that as of January 21st, 2022, 11 more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...

COVID-19: GTT Reduces Pricing for Select Corporate Broadband Services In Support of Local Businesses

(GTT) - GTT has lowered its prices for select broadband services for its corporate customers to assist them in managing and optimizing their operations...

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