E-Networks looks to increasing 5G coverage

E-Networks looks to increasing 5G coverage

FOR many years Guyana was criticised for being behind when it comes to technological advancement but government’s liberalisation of the telecommunications sector has released

 Telecommunication sector open for investment

Telecommunication sector open for investment

PRIME MINISTER, Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips, on Tuesday, handed over operational licences and accompanying documents to three service providers within the telecommunicati

 Enmore produces first batch of packaged sugar

Enmore produces first batch of packaged sugar

THE Enmore Packaging Plant, which will be satisfying local demands, had a successful test run on Tuesday, producing some two tonnes of packaged sugar over a two-hour period. Read m

 DCEO Myers ‘locked up’ for conspiracy to commit fraud

DCEO Myers ‘locked up’ for conspiracy to commit fraud

DEPUTY Chief Elections Officer (DCEO), Roxanne Myers was arrested on Tuesday after she declined to cooperate with investigators as the probe continues into allegations of electoral

First Lady Office takes note of fake social media accounts

First Lady Office takes note of fake social media accounts

THE Office of the First Lady has taken note that fake social media accounts are still attempting to transact business on behalf of Her Excellency, Arya Ali, First Lady of Guyana, w

 Four modern police stations to be built

Four modern police stations to be built

FOUR new police stations will be built and an existing one rehabilitated to boost the capacity of the Guyana Police Force (GPF). The works will be carried out under the Citizens&rs

 Gov’t gets National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

Gov’t gets National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

FOLLOWING months of work, Guyana’s National Oil Spill Contingency Plan was completed and the finalised document handed over to the Prime Minister, Brigadier (ret’d) Mar

GUYANA | Guyana Gov't arrest more GECOM election officials

GUYANA | Guyana Gov't arrest more GECOM election officials

As Guyana's Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) government continues to intimidate employees of the Guyana Elections Commission, the Deputy Chief Election Officer Ms. Roxanne Princ

JAMAICA | PNP Parliamentarians want Committee Chairs Reinstated

JAMAICA | PNP Parliamentarians want Committee Chairs Reinstated

The Parliamentary Caucus of the Opposition People’s National Party (PNP) is reiterating its call for the immediate reinstatement of the Opposition’s chairmanship of all

BARBADOS | Six More Months For Cuban Nurses In Barbados

BARBADOS | Six More Months For Cuban Nurses In Barbados

BRIDGETOWN,  Barbados, October 6, 2020 - Despite efforts by the United States government to intimidate regional countries  being assisted by the Cuban Government in the p

BARBADOS | Mottley objects to EU's Financial designation of Barbados, Anguilla

BARBADOS | Mottley objects to EU's Financial designation of Barbados, Anguilla

Barbados' Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has  challenged the European Union’s decision to list Barbados as a Non-cooperative Jurisdiction for Tax Purposes. In a sta

 Vaccine May be Ready by Yearend – WHO’s Tedros

Vaccine May be Ready by Yearend – WHO’s Tedros

A vaccine against COVID-19 may be ready by year-end, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday, without elaborating. Read more

 CDEMA Welcomes The Cayman Islands As Its 19th Participating State

CDEMA Welcomes The Cayman Islands As Its 19th Participating State

The Cayman Islands has become the 19th Participating State of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), with official admission effective September 1, 2020. The f

 CARICOM Formulating Energy Security Strategy

CARICOM Formulating Energy Security Strategy

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is moving to formulate an energy security strategy. To this end, a group is to be established to immediately begin working on the strategy, focusi

 It Is Our CXC: Let Us Work Out A Solution – Amb. Comissiong

It Is Our CXC: Let Us Work Out A Solution – Amb. Comissiong

In the interest of those 5th and 6th form students across our region who have been negatively impacted by the controversy surrounding the declared results of this year’s Cari

Caribbean Producers: Consumer Demand for Pure and Simple Products is Only Natural

Caribbean Producers: Consumer Demand for Pure and Simple Products is Only Natural

(Caribbean Export) Health-conscious consumers are driving the increasing demand for natural products and ingredients. Read more

Report outlines long road to post pandemic  recovery for Latin America and Caribbean

Report outlines long road to post pandemic recovery for Latin America and Caribbean

Economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic in Latin America and the Caribbean will be slower than the return to productivity following the subprime mortgage crisis 

DIASPORA | “Taste the Islands Philly” Promotes Caribbean Restaurants in City of Brotherly Love

DIASPORA | “Taste the Islands Philly” Promotes Caribbean Restaurants in City of Brotherly Love

Jamaica's Honorary Consulate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has launched a "Taste the Islands Philly" campaign to support and promote Caribbean restaurants in the Phi