Cuba and Ja: 45 years of fruitful relations
Jamaica Observer

On December 8, 1972, four brave and independent Caribbean nations — Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, and Trinidad & Tobago — ended the isolation of Cuba from the rest of the world by establishing diplomatic...

Farfan And Mendes Junior Skill Level Squash Tournament 2017…
Kaieteur News

Fernandes remains on top after surprise performance by Ince-Carvalhal Although Friday night was a quieter affair at the Farfan and Mendes Junior Skill level Tournament due to a few cancelled scheduled matches, it was by...

Book Review… Blazing a path to success
Kaieteur News

Book: Get on the Bike Author: Marsha Norman Critic: Dr Glenville Ashby   Marsha Norman sets the tone with perfect imagery. A bicycle represents movement, a means of taking a rider to a specific destination. And without...

Changes made as entries close today for KMTC Xmas meet
Kaieteur News

The organisers have made two changes to the Kennard Memorial Turf Club annual Xmas Meet set for December 26 at its Bush Lot Farm, Corentyne, Berbice racetrack, even as entries close today. Retired Justice Cecil Kennard,...

The Story within the Story… When sugar becomes bitter
Kaieteur News

By Leonard Gildarie I grew up in a sugar-producing community – Enmore. I loved it. Although I moved away since the ‘80s, the connection was never severed. It is difficult to explain to someone what the idyllic...

Chief Justice grants interim order to make Judicial Review Act operational
Kaieteur News

  Chief Justice Roxanne George-Wiltshire granted an Order Nisi of Mandamus compelling Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Basil Williams, to bring into operation the Judicial Review Act of 2010. Judicial...

Social Protection Ministry boasts of significant achievements
Kaieteur News

The Ministry of Social Protection has formulated several programmes and policies to create an enabling welfare state; one which helps people to help themselves. This is according to Social Protection Minister, Amna Ally....

Natural gas mechanisms to be decided in first quarter of 2018
Kaieteur News

Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson, has said that the government is forging ahead with the exploration of possibilities to make use of natural gas. Patterson has responsibility for energy. Recently, as he...

GTT wins GCCI Large Business of the Year, Corporate Citizenship Awards
Kaieteur News

Proving that the company is a leader in the conduct of its business, Guyana Telephone and Telegraph, last Wednesday, walked away with two of the most prestigious awards of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce 2017. Those...

De Paccoo file to divorce de Baccoo over oil money
Kaieteur News

Dem boys know pardner business never work out all because one does hustle to rob or outsmart de other. Everybody know when it comes to CASH you and yuh own mudda does get wrong, much less strangers. Show dem boys a...

Exxon Bonus scandal represents deep-seated disdain for citizen’s rights – Dr. Hinds
Kaieteur News

The belief that Government mishandled all issues in relation to the revelation of the US$18M signing bonus it received from ExxonMobil is not only shared by anticorruption advocates but also by some members within the...

Trotman to seek reduction of powers given in Petroleum Bill
Kaieteur News

By Abena Rockcliffe-Campbell Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman, is about to make moves that will complement his stated anti-dictatorship position. Trotman is actually going to go to Cabinet and ask that it...

IMF TAX TEAM UNEARTHS…GRA fails to monitor extent of false reporting by local businesses
Kaieteur News

  – Audit cases not selected in fair manner By: Kiana Wilburg Earlier this year, an assessment of the tax administration systems employed by the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) was conducted by a team from the...

CARICOM denounces EU blacklisting of Caribbean countries
Montserrat Reporter

By STAFF WRITER   GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Dec 15, CMC – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has “strongly” objected to a move by the European Union to include a number of Caribbean countries on a list of...

The National Psychiatric Hospital gets massive face lift
Kaieteur News

…Ground being rehabilitated A multi-million-dollar venture is ongoing at the National Psychiatric Hospital, known as Mental Hospital, situated at Fort Canje, East Berbice. The institution which was once called the...

P&P donates $1M to Non Profit organisations
Kaieteur News

The joy of the Christmas season was spread throughout several non profit organisations as P&P Insurance Brokers made their annual presentation to organisations and a means of thanking them for the good they have been...

Malaria cases reduced by 15 percent in two years – Minister Volda Lawrence
Kaieteur News

Between 2015 and 2016, the Ministry of Public Health was able to record a near 15 percent reduction in malaria cases. The malaria state of affairs translated to 13,245 cases in 2015 but by 2016, it had dipped to 11,149,...

GPL workers get 6.5 percent salary increase
Kaieteur News

After approximately six months, negotiations between the National Association of Agricultural, Commercial and Industrial Employees (NAACIE) and Management of the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) concluded yesterday. The...

Region Two saves $240M in cautious spending
Kaieteur News

The year 2017 has been yet another year of successful saving for Region Two [Pomeroon Supenaam]. The Regional Administration governing this agricultural Region has saved over $240 Million. According to the Region Two...

$75.1 M spent to procure vehicles for Ministry of the Presidency – Harmon
Kaieteur News

…Claims President’s vehicle encountered mechanical problems    Since the coalition Government came to power in May of 2015, the Ministry of the Presidency has singled sourced or utilized restrictive...

National Assembly can become voice of oil contracts – Trotman
Kaieteur News

The Coalition Government, that had promised the highest levels of transparency and accountability, found itself in the proverbial pickle when the nation learned that an US$18M signing bonus was collected from ExxonMobil....

Union “hopeful” after meeting privatisation body… Unit to run three sugar estates until investors found
Kaieteur News

A 16-person team from the Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU), including leaders and workers representatives from Skeldon, Rose Hall, East Demerara and Wales Estates, on Thursday, met with officials from...

Natural Resources and National Toshaos Council sign MOU
Kaieteur News

The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) on December 8, last, established a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Toshaos Council (NTC). This MOU was signed at the MNR Boardroom, Georgetown. The two...

Overseas-based nominee for Chancellor Post identified
Kaieteur News

  After years without a substantive Chancellor of the Judiciary, it appears that the position is likely to be filled. Yesterday, President David Granger said that a nominee has been identified from overseas and soon...

President, First Lady host luncheon for seniors
Kaieteur News

President David Granger and First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, yesterday hosted a special Christmas luncheon for senior citizens. It was the First Couple’s way of honouring them for their service to Guyana during their...

Speaker disallows Motion to add Exxon US$18M bonus to Consolidated Fund
Kaieteur News

…PPP/C signals intention to seek legal action Before the passage of the 2018 budget, Speaker of the National Assembly, Dr. Barton Scotland, yesterday, disallowed a motion of adjournment from the People’s...

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