Minister of Finance Winston Jordan on Friday clarified that Professor Clive Thomas remains Chairman of the board of the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) as Cabinet had deferred a decision on a new board.
Dear Editor, I refer to the letter written by a concerned miner titled, ‘Gold Board killing the golden goose’ (KN, April 14).
Dear Editor, On Tuesday, April 10 around 11.30 am I received a facebook message and photo from Leon Andy Targoonchandrue, Mahaicony, about a donkey that had been suffering for several days.
The former Joint Services members being sought by the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into the 2008 Lindo Creek killings are wanted for interviews to determine if they have any relevant information for the investigation, according to legal counsel Patrice Henry.
Dear Editor, A packed house gathered at the Guyana High Commission in London on Tuesday 10th April to salute one of Guyana’s greatest writers, Sir Wilson Harris who died in March and will be cremated next Monday in Chelmsford, Essex.
That people don’t learn any lessons from the experience of others is perhaps understandable, but why they shouldn’t learn from their own experience – good as well as bad ‒ is more difficult to explain.
Dear Editor, All Guyana is abuzz with the news that Troy Doris won gold in the men’s Triple Jump at the Commonwealth Games.
Guyana has earned US$36,169 in interest from the Bank of Guyana (BoG) on the US$18 million signature bonus lodged there in 2016 from the ExxonMobil Production Sharing Agreement (PSA).
The Department of Youth is once again inviting young people between 14 and 35 years to apply for funding to develop solutions to issues in their communities using Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture, Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Arts, Mathematics and Spirituality (STEAMS) under its $70 million seed capital Youth Innovation Project of Guyana 2018.
Two of the six suspects apprehended by the police at a roadblock along Grove Pubic Road on Tuesday, shortly after an attempted break-in at Supply, East Bank Demerara, have been positively identified as the perpetrators who carried out several recent armed robberies.
Three persons were rushed to the Diamond Hospital yesterday afternoon after a heavily-laden truck ran off the road at Long Creek, on the Soesdyke-Linden Highway.
While calling the charges laid yesterday against former Finance Minister Ashni Singh and then head of the National Industrial and Commercial Investments Limited (NICIL) Winston Brassington over land sales frivolous, former president Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said that both acted in accordance with decisions made by his Cabinet.
The Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) yesterday held a Stakeholder Engagement Session to enlist public sector agencies in the creation of a committee to implement the company’s Sustainable and Resilient Communities Programme, which is intended to support areas affected by the sacking of sugar workers.
Human Resource Officers (HROs) and Managers in the various government and other agencies are being trained to serve as focal points for Gender Affairs.
The Salvation Army yesterday distributed one hundred food hampers and mattresses to flood-affected persons in Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara).
A Westminster, West Bank Demerara man is now in custody for the murder of his ex-girlfriend, who was found dead at his home after an argument on Friday.
A labourer was fatally stabbed during an attempted robbery on Good Friday evening, after he and a friend were attacked while walking along Alexander Street, Kitty.
A Lima Sands, Essequibo Coast pensioner is now dead after he was struck down by a driver, who police say was drunk and speeding along the Coffee Grove Public Road, Essequibo Coast.
A Guyanese national was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds in Brown Hill, St.
On March 29, 2008, Stabroek News (SN) opened its website to bloggers, facilitating idea sharing between those who consume content online and creating a vibrant platform for the large diaspora to engage with their brothers and sisters here.
Guyana has been identified by SCL Elections, the parent company of Cambridge Analytica (CA), as home to one of its clients but the three main political parties are all saying “not it.” Cambridge Analytica, a British political consulting firm is currently at the centre of a controversy involving the United States (US), the United Kingdom (UK) and Facebook.
The trial into the $550 million cocaine-in-lumber case continued on Wednesday with the testimony of the officer from the Customs Anti-Narcotic Unit (CANU) who discovered the cocaine stashed in the lumber on the day the bust was made.
Companies filing Corporation Tax Returns for the Year of Assessment 2018 (Year of Income 2017) and until further notice are permitted to submit draft management accounts in the absence of Audited accounts and in certain other instances as predetermined by the Commissioner-General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA).