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Press Statement by U.S. Ambassador to Guyana Sarah-Ann Lynch

Press Statement by U.S. Ambassador to Guyana Sarah-Ann Lynch

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2020

To the people of Guyana, I write to you today to thank you for hosting U.S. Secretary of State Mike ... Read More

MARAD head says training, certification of seafarers high on agenda

MARAD head says training, certification of seafarers high on agenda

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 22, 2020

─legal and administrative framework to be developed Guyana is poised to become fully compliant with the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) ... Read More

Govt requests forensic audit into contract awarded to PNCR executive

Govt requests forensic audit into contract awarded to PNCR executive

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 22, 2020

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall has written to the Auditor General, requesting an immediate ... Read More

Low-cost housing, training for domestic violence victims

Low-cost housing, training for domestic violence victims

Ayana George Ayana George- September 22, 2020

-to foster independence, safety Help & Shelter in collaboration with the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security will be ... Read More

Guyana hailed for massive Coursera enrolment

Guyana hailed for massive Coursera enrolment

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 22, 2020

-as 709 Guyanese graduate The executives of Coursera are lauding Guyana’s overwhelming response to online courses offered by reputable universities ... Read More

Virtual consultations to ‘kick-start’ constitutional reform

Virtual consultations to ‘kick-start’ constitutional reform

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 22, 2020

The Ministry of Governance and Parliamentary Affairs has allocated $500,000 under Governance, to host virtual consultations to get the constitutional ... Read More

CSEC, CAPE record notable improvements, despite pandemic

CSEC, CAPE record notable improvements, despite pandemic

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 22, 2020

- more passes in Math at both levels The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) today held a virtual ceremony for the announcement of ... Read More

Gov’t ramps up COVID-19 measures at Lusignan Prison

Gov’t ramps up COVID-19 measures at Lusignan Prison

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 21, 2020

─120 test positive A screening campaign for COVID-19 at the Lusignan Prison has returned 120 positive cases from 200 tests. ... 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.