Private-sector investment in Guyana low-IDB
Kaieteur News

By Kiana Wilburg When compared with the rest of the region, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has found that private sector investment levels in Guyana are relatively low. In fact, the IDB pointed out that private...

Public debt increases to US$1.7B-2018 growth rate revised upwards to 4.1 percent; highest since 2013
Kaieteur News

Government has released its revised figures on the 2018 performance of the economy with the country’s growth rate pegged at 4.1 percent, higher than the 3.4 percent that was forecast in November when the 2019...

The knowledge-based society and Exxon’s training and skills development program
Kaieteur News

DEAR EDITOR, I take the informed view that Gov’t should not have to mandate training initiatives in a company, especially a foreign company operating in the local economy. Training should be built into the...

JetBlue to start US-Guyana service
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — American low-cost airline JetBlue is planning to roll out scheduled services between New York and Georgetown in the near future.On Wednesday, staff members were informed of the decision and...

Council to work with PSC, Govt. to resolve fees for container trucks, other issues
Kaieteur News

  The Georgetown Mayor and City Council is looking to resuscitate the tripartite agreement between the Private Sector Commission, (PSC) and the Government to resolve the issues surrounding the collection of container...

Govt. will have to engage with ExxonMobil, private sector to renegotiate oil deal- US ambassador
Kaieteur News

The US government will play no role in any possible renegotiation of the oil deal with ExxonMobil. That company, a US-controlled oil giant, is one of the biggest in the world. It is locked in a deal with Guyana for two...

Cabinet orders restructuring of Forestry Commission
Kaieteur News

With Guyana placing more of its forests for conservation purposes and with moves to ‘green’ the economy, the Government yesterday announced that it has approved the restructuring of the Guyana Forestry...

Our country needs a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy
Kaieteur News

DEAR EDITOR, The global economy is dependent on technology. More so, it is driven by technology. The technological innovations help businesses pursue their value chain activities and turn a profit for their owners and...

Invest in Guyana – Jordan tells Islamic Bank group
Kaieteur News

  Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan, has urged public and private sector entities associated with the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) to invest in Guyana to expand their market opportunities and access scarce...

Digicel donates back-packs to students in Essequibo
Kaieteur News

  During the hosting of their Fourth Annual Triple Treat event in Essequibo, Digicel Guyana paid a visit to the Al Madinah Islamic Academy. The occasion was the simple handing over on Sunday March 31, in Anna Regina....

Unicomer launches “Women Empowerment Project” in Guyana
Kaieteur News

Unicomer Guyana Inc. on Thursday last, brought the “Women Empowerment Project” (WEP) to Guyana. It targets young entrepreneurs to equip them with skills that will better their business entities. The programme is...

Special Olympic Athletes rewarded by DIGICEL and the NSC
Kaieteur News

Communication giants, Digicel, teamed up with the National Sports Commission (NSC) to award the Guyanese athletes that attended the Special Olympics earlier this year in Dubai. The games saw Guyana capturing five medals,...

Guyana on the verge of sharp economic growth -CDB
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) says Guyana is on the verge of a sharp increase in economic growth but immediate prospects partly depend on ending political...

PSC calls for respect for decision of Court of Appeal on No Confidence Motion
Kaieteur News

The Private Sector Commission, (PSC) has called for Appellate Court majority decision which was handed down on Friday last to be respected. The ruling effectively said that although 33 votes constitute a majority of the...

Bakewell and Digicel give tickets for Concacaf Nations League Clash of the JaguarsBV, Linden, Kingston and Tiger Bay youths benefit
Kaieteur News

  Yesterday Bakewell of Beterverwagting (BV) on the East Coast and Telephone Company Digicel made presentations of tickets to youths from several communities including BV, Linden, Kingston and Tiger Bay in the city to...

Tackling corruption is a job for Govt., private sector – British High Commissioner
Kaieteur News

The British High Commission has urged Government to team up with the business sector to tackle corruption. Speaking at Monday’s Annual General Meeting of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), High...

Early budgets, more measures to improve private sector and labour among notable achievements – Finance Minister
Kaieteur News

Since being appointed Minister of Finance in 2015, economist Winston Jordan says that there are a number of achievements of which he is proud. During an interview with Kaieteur News, he said that restoring an early budget...

$1B Lethem industrial estate project targets local entrepreneurs, Brazilian companies
Kaieteur News

  On Thursday, a few minutes’ drive from the Takutu Bridge, which links Guyana and Brazil at the town of Lethem, several officials gathered at an unfinished building. It is earmarked to be a conference area that...

148 communities complete Phase 2 of Amerindian Development Fund initiative
Kaieteur News

One hundred and forty-eight hinterland communities have successfully completed Phase Two of the Community Development Plan (CDP) under the Amerindian Development Fund (ADF) of the Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS)....

The political crisis is being compounded by economic jitters
Kaieteur News

With all the focus on the impending constitutional crisis, it is to some extent understandable that the political situation is going to eclipse the grave concerns about the economy. As much, however, as the constitutional...

Still to come on stream… Lethem Audit Unit has its work cut out
Kaieteur News

As part of an overall vision to squeeze the rightful tax belonging to the nation out of all entrepreneurs, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) is looking to get a handle on the town of Lethem. This newspaper understands...

Singh, Williams, Pearce slam centuries as Digicel 10/10 softball continues in E’bo
Kaieteur News

Centuries by Greg Singh, David Williams and Andy Pearce highlighted the second round of matches in the Digicel 10/10 knock out softball tournament which continued recently at Golden Fleece Beach on the Essequibo Coast....

Jagdeo claims he met with Granger because diplomatic corps lobbied him to take “lead” …but refuses to name persons, countries
Kaieteur News

By Abena Rockcliffe-Campbell According to Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo, were it not for the pleadings of the diplomatic community, churches, private sector and Government supporters, he would have held firm in his...

Hope for LIAT
Nation News

LIAT may get a lifeline. Funding to keep the cash-strapped airline will be discussed by five Caribbean Heads of Government in St Vincent and the Grenadines today. Leaders from Guyana, Trinidad,...

Jagdeo claims he met with Granger because diplomatic corps lobbied him to take “lead”- But refuses to name persons, countries
Kaieteur News

By Abena Rockcliffe-Campbell According to Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo, were it not for the pleadings of the diplomatic community, churches, private sector and Government supporters, he would have held firm in his...

IDB Report reveals…Electricity, high tax rates, corruption most serious obstacles to local businesses
Kaieteur News

By Kiana Wilburg The private sector is touted as the engine of growth in Guyana. Yet, it continues to face significant constraints which hinder its potential. According to a report by the Inter-American Development Bank...

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