Military personnel must be guaranteed dignified retirement

-President Granger at Remembrance Day reception

President David Granger (left) handing over cheques in the amount of $4.8M to President of the Guyana Veterans Legion, Lt. Col. (ret’d), George Gomes (GINA photo)

President and Commander-in-Chief, Brigadier David Granger announced the return of a fixed annual State subvention for the Guyana Veterans’ Legion. GINA said that this announcement was received with loud applause from a packed room of mainly ex-servicemen and women at a Remembrance Day reception organised by the Legion, at Coghlan House on Carifesta Avenue.

Guyanese Calvin Ming


Guyanese Calvin Ming, who is now competing in the Mexican Formula 4 Championship, poses with his Mygale F4 car, which is currently on display at the Pegasus Hotel lobby.

Water for Budhan Housing Scheme

Residents of the Scheme at the meeting (GWI photo)

The Guyana Water Inc (GWI) today said that Chief Executive, Dr. Richard Van West-Charles at a community meeting organized by residents of Budhan Housing Scheme, Region Six yesterday, outlined a programme which will result in residents receiving water for the first time since the establishment of the housing development, which has been in existence for over 10 years. 

Massive undertaking

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Massive undertaking: An aerial shot of the large-scale construction works that are ongoing at the site of the US$30M MovieTowne Guyana complex at Turkeyen, East Coast Demerara.