Book of condolence for Ron Webster


Prime Minister, Samuel Hinds performing the duties of President, yesterday signed the Book of Condolence for the late Chairman of the Private Sector Commission and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Caribbean Container Inc, Ronald Webster who passed away on April 28.

New Peace Corps batch


Thirty-four Peace Corps trainees arrived in Georgetown on the evening of April 29 to complement their 39 colleagues already in service, a release from the US Embassy said today.

New Protected Areas Commission building


The new Protected Areas Commission (PAC) building in the National Park was last evening officially commissioned by Prime Minister Samuel Hinds performing the duties of President, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Robert Persaud, and German Ambassador to Guyana Stefan Schluter.

Workplace safety skit


Staff of the Ministry of Labour performing a dramatic piece, focusing on safety in the workplace at a symposium on Monday at the Regency Hotel, Hadfield Street, in observance of World Day for Occupational Safety and Health, observed under the theme “Safety and health in the use of chemicals at work”.