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Demerara Bank opens 9th Branch in Leonora

Demerara Bank opens 9th Branch in Leonora
Guyana, December 23, 2023 Demerara Bank Limited (DBL) opening its ninth Branch in Leonora, West Coast Demerara, Region Three offers a G$458M facility operating solely on solar power. The new branch adds the substantial development unfolding in the region. During ...
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Govt seeking to boost military capacity

Govt seeking to boost military capacity
Guyana, December 22 2023 The government plans to increase its investment in the military and continue pursuing defence cooperation opportunities with international allies. Speaking to media operatives at his weekly press conference at Freedom House on Thursday, General Secretary of ...
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Guyana stands firm in talks with President Madura

Guyana stands firm in talks with President Madura
December, 14, 2023 President Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali is currently participating in high-level discussions in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, where talks with Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro are underway. The meeting involves representatives from CARICOM, the United Nations (UN), CELAC ...
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Urgent preventive action needed to protect children from increasing use of e-cigarettes

Urgent preventive action needed to protect children from increasing use of e-cigarettes
World Health Organisation. 14 December 2023 - Urgent action is needed to control e-cigarettes to protect children, as well as non-smokers and minimize health harms to the population. E-cigarettes as consumer products are not shown to be effective for quitting tobacco use ...
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Guyana Team building capacity for critical UN Security Seat

Guyana Team building capacity for critical UN Security Seat
December 13, 2023 Guyana Team building capacity for critical UN Security Council seat The non-profit organization, the Security Council Report, today commenced a two-day training with the Guyana team on United Nations Security Council (UNSC) matters at the Ministry of ...
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Hundreds bid farewell to Guyana Hero

Hundreds bid farewell to Guyana Hero
December 13, 2023 “Above all, he was a patriot. He would lay down his life willingly in defence of Guyana…He undertook risky missions and he always acted out of a sense of duty…Michael Charles’ death has left a void in ...
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Guyana’s sovereignty not negotiable, open to talks with Venezuela – President tells Bloomberg News

Guyana's sovereignty not negotiable, open to talks with Venezuela - President tells Bloomberg News
Guyana’s sovereignty non-negotiable, open to talks with Venezuela – President Ali tells Bloomberg NewsDecember 12, 2023 In a recent interview with Bloomberg News, President Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali stressed that while Guyana prioritises peaceful coexistence and regional stability, the nation’s ...
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75 Amerindian villages to benefit from $1.5billion carbon credits funds

75 Amerindian villages to benefit from $1.5billion carbon credits funds
July 10, 2023 A sum of $1.5 billion of Guyana’s carbon credit funds is being provided to 75 Amerindian villages in Region One to add to Amerindian development as outlined in the Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS) 2030.  Some $4.7 ...
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IDB-Invest urged to work closely with Guyanese private sector

IDB-Invest urged to work closely with Guyanese private sector
July 10, 2023 The need for the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to engage more with Guyana private sector was highlighted hy Minister of Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh at the the launch of the IDB Invest, Caribbean- Suriname and Guyana Edition ...
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Dharmlall resigns

Dharmlall resigns
July, 5, 2023 Statement from President Dr Irfaan Ali Fellow Guyanese, as you’re aware, I am in Trinidad and Tobago attending the 45th session of the Heads of Government meeting of CARICOM and the 50th anniversary of CARICOM. Tonight I ...
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‘No case” against Dharamlall – charges dropped

'No case" against Dharamlall - charges dropped
Statement from Guyana Police Force: The Guyana Police Force wishes to inform the public that, earlier this morning (July 4th, 2023) the case file in relation to the allegation of rape made against Minister Nigel Dharamlal was sent to the ...
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Prison officers have key roles for prisoner re-integration – Minister Benn

Prison officers have key roles for prisoner re-integration - Minister Benn
July 4, 2023 Prison officers were reminded of their central role in helping to reform prisoners and preparing them for their positive reintegration into society when Minister of Home Affairs, Robeson Benn  delivered the charge to officers at the Director of ...
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AG presents draft Real Estate Bill to realtors

AG presents draft Real Estate Bill to realtors
May 2, 2023 The draft Real Estate Bill 2023 was presented by Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Mohabir Anil Nandlall, SC, MP when he met with Real Estate Professionals today. The AG highlighted to the agents the draft ...
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GTT and WANSAT on stream for high speed broadband to remote areas

GTT and WANSAT on stream for high speed broadband to remote areas
HOUSTON, TEXAS, MAY 3, 2023: Following the successful launch of the ViaSat-3 Americas satellite into a geostationary orbit on Sunday, recently, GTT and WANSAT are on stream to provide high-speed broadband internet to remote Guyana regions. This was announced by ...
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Sheriff Hospital Opens in Region Three

Sheriff Hospital Opens in Region Three
Guyana, April 29, 2023 Sheriff Hospital, the first private hospital in Region three had a grand opening last Saturday with President Dr Dr Mohamed Irfaan, in an address noting the developments on stream for the region. He noted, “This region ...
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