Republic Bank establishes Petroleum Committee

With the goal of “meeting the banking needs of a new breed of clientele”, Republic Bank (Guyana) has established an...

Free WiFi at 110 outdoor locations from 2019 – Hughes

In an effort to better citizens’ access to internet service, the government will be rolling out a $1.1B programme next...

Man remanded for not knowing his address

“When you figure out your address I hope the next magistrate will grant you bail,” were the words of a...

“Every cent of must count,” Henry says of budgetary allocation

“When we spend money we have to ensure that we are getting value for money.” This was the assertion of...

Working Group Established to Nurture Youths In Sports

Aimed at helping to nurture local youths talented in sport, the Government has moved to collaborate with the country’s national...

Guyana basin may hold up to 10 B barrels of oil equivalent reserve-Wood Mackenzie...

Outside of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), there are only 10 other countries which produce more than...

GGMC incapable of regulating mining activities — IDB report

One of the latest studies on the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) has found that the entity is woefully...

Mason remanded for robbing man who asked him for directions

A mason who saw it fit to rob a miner after he asked him for directions will now be spending...

Repeat offender back in court for attempting to rob foreigners

A Sophia man who was recently released from prison after spending two years on a wounding charge and who has...

Taxi driver remanded for 10 lbs of ganja in spare tire

Days after an intelligence-led operation saw the arrest of a taxi driver who had 10 pounds of marijuana in his...