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UG welcomes 9,000 students at virtual orientation

UG welcomes 9,000 students at virtual orientation

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- October 27, 2020

—3,000 first time registrants —classes to continue online After several delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Guyana ... Read More

GPHC sets up permanent triage areas for suspected COVID-19 cases

GPHC sets up permanent triage areas for suspected COVID-19 cases

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 3, 2020

−Continues to guard against new infections taking place at facility The Georgetown Public Hospital is being proactive in putting all ... Read More

Minister Persaud discusses empowerment projects with Help & Shelter

Minister Persaud discusses empowerment projects with Help & Shelter

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 29, 2020

Minister of Human Services and Social Security, the Hon. Vindhya Persaud hosted a virtual meeting with a team from Help ... Read More

World Bank Director congratulates President Ali

World Bank Director congratulates President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 25, 2020

-says she is looking forward to stronger partnership   His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic ... Read More

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donates $20Million in medical supplies to CDC

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donates $20Million in medical supplies to CDC

Ayana George Ayana George- August 20, 2020

A donation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) worth $20Million was, on Thursday, donated to the Civil Defense Commission (CDC) by ... Read More

Time span for COVID-19 test results likely to reduce significantly

Time span for COVID-19 test results likely to reduce significantly

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 18, 2020

— Staff being trained, 24-hour operation being considered DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 Given the backlog of COVID-19 tests ... Read More

Youth entrepreneurs advised to use COVID period to be creative

Youth entrepreneurs advised to use COVID period to be creative

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 5, 2020

—Encouraged to shift business to an online approach —Advised to seek out support programmes DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 5, 2020 ... Read More

5th Timehri Film Festival for June 4-7 screening

5th Timehri Film Festival for June 4-7 screening

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 27, 2020

—to be broadcast on social media platforms DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 Moviegoers will soon be able to enjoy ... Read More

Guyana exploring “bringing gas to shore” – Energy Director

Guyana exploring “bringing gas to shore” – Energy Director

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 25, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 25, 2020 As Guyana’s oil and gas sector continues to grow and diversify, Director of the ... Read More

Guyana’s second million barrel of crude lifted

Guyana’s second million barrel of crude lifted

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 24, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, May 24, 2020 The second million-barrel of crude from the Liza Destiny Floating Production Storage and Offloading ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.