• No decision yet on country for CPL finals – CEO

    5 hours ago

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC-Organisers of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) are disputing statements from top government ministers in Guyana that Trinidad and Tobago  have been chosen to host the finals of the CPL. 0

  • Amended anti-money laundering bill passed

    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

  • Operators vow further legal action to halt Ogle airport name change

    Annette Arjoon (centre) with other operators and legal counsel

    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

Good Hope

Boats moored at the koker.

Good Hope is a tiny village on the East Bank Essequibo pressed between Greenwich Park and Ruby. It has approximately 200 residents.

What the people of the Rupununi say about… Issues affecting them

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.

  • Gouveia says Ogle attracting investment but management ‘dysfunctional’

    – NATA wants review of existing lease agreement

    Roraima’s 18-seater Trislander Aircraft with Captain Gerry Gouveia (Jr) standing next to it.

    Even as investors continue to show an “aggressive interest” in positioning the Ogle International Airport to accelerate the growth of the country’s aviation sector, the facility, which is being operated by the company Ogle Airport Inc under lease from the Government of Guyana, has become afflicted by a “seriously dysfunctional” management regime which, if not corrected “will compromise all of the hard work that has been done over the years to build Ogle,” Chief Executive Officer of Roraima Airways Captain Gerry Gouveia has said. 0