After almost two hours of heated debate, government last evening passed the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) (Amendment) Bill despite pleas from the opposition that it should not be rushed and ought to be sent to a Select Committee. 0
Further legal action has been promised by the National Air Transport Association (NATA) to stop the renaming of the Ogle Airport in an increasingly bitter struggle that has also drawn in President David Granger. 0
With the introduction of its full-time cardiologist, cardiac surgeon, and special packages for cardiac evaluation, the Dr. Balwant Singh Hospital (DBSH) is urging patients not to ignore symptoms such as chest pains. 0
By Gaulbert Sutherland in Washington With a growing market for renewables, the Caribbean and Central America are being urged to diversify their fuel sources and the US yesterday unveiled US$10m in grant financing but Guyana was not listed as among the countries that could potentially benefit. 0
Good Hope is a tiny village on the East Bank Essequibo pressed between Greenwich Park and Ruby. It has approximately 200 residents.
This week residents of Rupununi were asked about the issues affecting them the most. Their comments follow: Interviews by Mariah Lall with photos by Keno George Alfreda Charles – ‘I think we are running short of drugs in the Moco Moco health centre.