The European Union believes that the legislative structure of the National Agency on Corruption Prevention (NAPC) should be revised to improve the effectiveness of the agency, in particular, there sho
Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) and Romanian Petroleum & Gas University of Ploie?ti (UPG) signed a Cooperation agreement and an Agreement on developing cooperation within Erasmus+ exchange program betwe
Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelyan says he is going to insist that PJSC Ukrzaliznytsia, Ukraine's railways operator, be returned under his ministry's management.
Fifteen trucks carrying aid from the UN World Food Program have crossed into the Donbas territory uncontrolled by Kyiv through the Novotroyitske checkpoint in the Volnovakha district of the Donetsk re
U.S. President Donald Trump is leaning toward maintaining sanctions against Russia that were adopted by the Obama administration in response to Moscow's alleged interference in the U.S. presidential e
From early 2017, Azerbaijan’s National Fund for Entrepreneurship Support (NFES) provided soft loans worth 36.2 million manats, which contributes to implementation of about 360 projects
An official reception on the occasion of the Republic Day and the 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan’s membership in the United Nations was held in New York with participation of Azerbaijani Foreign Minis
Acting Chancellor of the Judiciary Yonette Cummings-Edwards, who is to be conferred with Order of Roraima, leads this year’s list of national awardees.
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The Women and Gender Equality Commission (WGEC) yesterday called for the repeal of all archaic laws of a discriminatory nature even as it distanced itself from statements made by one of its commission
President David Granger, pursuant to powers under article 188(2) of the Constitution has granted Presidential Pardons to five women prisoners whom he considered fit and proper to receive such pardons,
An eighteen-year-old was yesterday acquitted of charges that he sexually assaulted a little girl on multiple occasions.
After almost five hours of deliberations, a 12-member mixed jury found Autry Bes
The Trump White House is reviewing the series of sanctions imposed on Russia by the Obama administration and has no position right now on whether to maintain them, a top Trump official has said, accor
As the Ministry of Public Health prepares to roll out its new tender document for the procurement of pharmaceuticals, some suppliers still have concerns, with the timeframe given to supply items being
The prosecution in the Preliminary Inquiry (PI) into the murder charge against Regan Rodrigues, who is accused of murdering political activist Courtney Crum-Ewing, will be forced to close its case at
A vendor has been charged with trying to sneak alcohol to a prisoner at the city court lock-ups.
Martin McLennan, 52, of Lot 6 Second Street, Meadow Bank, appeared yesterday before Chief Magistrate An
Tiffany Peters, a former court clerk who was pardoned by President David Granger last year after she was convicted for stealing $3.2 million from the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts Registry, yesterday
Although the water has not yet completely drained from the land, things are beginning to return to a state of normalcy for residents of the flood-hit communities of regions seven and eight, some of wh
Sattee Bharrat, the proprietress of City Taxi Service, passed away on Sunday.
She was 93.
Bharrat, a mother of eight sons, of Lot 8 Vlissingen road, died at the St.
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US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson has extended congratulations on behalf of the United States to the people of Guyana on the occasion of the 51st anniversary of independence today.
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Nikosi Corbin and his three siblings who were injured following an accident at Middle and Waterloo streets, Georgetown on Wednesday night remain hospitalized.
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As Guyana moves to First Oil – that long dreamt event with the possibility of transforming our country – it is hoped that this column will contribute to a better understanding of the vast opportunitie
`Days Like Dese’, a 30-minute sitcom was launched yesterday morning in the boardroom of the Institute of Private Enterprise Development (IPED), according to a press release from GEMS Theatre Productio
President David Granger last night said this year’s independence anniversary serves as an inspiration to continue to work towards preserving the “free state,” establishing a “green state” and creating
The Golden Arrowhead was hoisted yesterday morning in the Regional Democratic Council (RDC) Compound of Region Four, GINA said.
Minister of Legal Affairs, Attorney General (AG), Basil Williams SC del
Justice Nareshwar Harnanan earlier this month upheld a decision made by Government Analyst-Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) to deny entry of a shipment of tuna from China but not before pointing out
Cabinet, at this week’s sitting, noted the award of a contract for emergency repairs to the generator set of the Transport and Harbours Department Ferry, MV Kanawan.
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Romania is one of the best and most dynamic markets in the region for low-cost airline Wizz Air, the local market leader, which will continue to expand its operations on the Bucharest airport and on
Cabinet, at its most recent meeting, approved the appointment of Lovell Porter as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Small Business Bureau (SBB), effective June 1, 2017, a release from the Minis
The City Engineer’s Department says there was no recorded flooding over the weekend despite continuous rainfall.
All pumps, with the exception of the one at Riverview, have been working to prevent any
Guyana will participate in the International Monetary Fund’s Public Investment Manage-ment Assessment (PIMA), workshop in St. George’s, Grenada from May 30 – June 2, 2017, a release from the Ministry
Romanian executive Cristian Codrea will be supervising the development of the operations of fashion retailer C&A on nine markets in Central and Eastern Europe, ZF has found. In all, 365 stores opera
Senior Statistician of the Bureau of Statistics, Jacqueline Tull will be attending a workshop on the World Census of Agriculture 2020 round, to be held in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago from May 2
The stray catchers unit of Region Four resumed operations this week after a two-month hiatus, according to Coordinator Seivewright Benjamin.
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It was a busy week for foreign policy as President Borut Pahor visited the UN headquarters and received Austrian counterpart Alexander Van der Bellen, whereas PM Miro Cerar hosted Estonian counterpart