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Unthinking: The slush that was dumped by a contractor for the city on the southern side of Uncle Eddie’s Home, Tucville on Saturday.

Bike down


Bike down: Two persons were knocked off of their bike last evening after a speeding vehicle (PLL 8145) failed to stop at the intersection of Robb and Camp streets.

Look at that!

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Look at that! Schoolboys intrigued by the photo of the sea flowing over the wall pinned on the board outside Stabroek News on Friday (Photo by Keno George)

Minister of Public Communications Cathy Hughes


Minister of Public Communications Cathy Hughes cuts the ribbon at the official launch of Teleperformance Guyana. The company, which became operational last October, currently has 50 persons in their employ but intends to provide gainful employment to as many as 1,500.

GWI, IAST sign pact

The agreement being exchanged between GWI Chief Executive Richard Van West-Charles (left) and IAST Director Dr Suresh Narine. (GWI photo)

The Guyana Water Inc signed a memorandum of understanding with the Institute of Applied Science and Technology (IAST) today which will see the two entities using technology to improve the utility’s operational processes and resolve challenges it faces.