Four percent growth achieved at half-year — Jordan

Based on the numbers that are in thus far, Finance Minister Winston Jordan says that Guyana’s economy grew about four percent at...

Gov’t begins US$6M curriculum reform process – Education Minister

Minister of Education, Nicolette Henry, announced yesterday that the Government of Guyana has commenced the process of a US$6.03M curriculum reform programme. The minister made this...

ExxonMobil recommits to long term “responsible resource development” in Guyana

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ExxonMobil Corporation, Darren Woods has described Guyana’s new oil producer status as nothing short of a historic milestone....

Policies can be ignored; we need a Local Content Legislation – Jagdeo

For Guyanese to truly benefit from the oil and gas sector, legislation must be implemented to effect mandatory local involvement, not a policy. At...

N/A inmates showcase Hennessy, marijuana on social media

The Guyana Prison Service (GPS) has launched an investigation to determine how inmates at the New Amsterdam (N/A) Prison were able to acquire several...

Gov’t initialises strategic measures in quest to eradicate human trafficking

Human rights are the basic rights and freedom that belong to every person in the world. However, human trafficking or trafficking in...

Japanese US$1.3M loan to finance installation of 10,865 streetlights along Guyana’s roadways

A portion of the US$1.3M loan that was given to Guyana by the Japanese Government through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), will be...

Prison Service releases 65 non-violent offenders to reduce overcrowding

The Guyana Prison Service (GPS) has released 65 non-violent offenders in keeping with efforts to reduce overcrowding in all prisons. The inmates released were convicted...

De Willem accident: Teen charged with three counts of causing death by dangerous driving

  The 18-year-old driver, Matthew Ambedkar, who was allegedly street racing when he rammed into a West Coast Demerara (WCD) drinking establishment on Monday last,...

Prison escapee recaptured at Parika bus park

Quick action by the police this afternoon led to the capture of 32-year-old murder accused, Ganesh Dhanraj, who along with four others escaped from...

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