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Guyana pitches itself as new strategic partner for UAE

By Vishani RagobeerVishani@newsroom.gyThe Irfaan Ali- led government is eyeing investments from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to help realise the country’s developmental agenda and in so doing, he has pitched Guyana as a new strategic partner for th

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Five more succumb to COVID - Stabroek News

The Ministry of Health today said that as of October 18, 2021, five more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This

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Guyana: Fire severely damage Vincentian ship’s engine

The engine of a cargo ship, owned by a Vincentian company, was early Tuesday morning badly damaged by fire while it was moored at wharf in Guyana, the local fire service said. “The cause of t…

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Fourth pensioner dies in October suspected deadly bee attacks - Guyana Chronicle

YET another attack by bees, although unrelated to previous attacks, is suspected in the death of 66-year-old Haniff Mohamed, a pensioner, whose body was

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The lessons of the Prophet - Guyana Times

Today, Muslims observe Youman Nabi. The day is very significant to our Muslim brothers and sisters as it marks both the birth and death anniversaries of Islam’s Holy Prophet Muhammad. More importantly, its significance offers much pertinent lessons in humility, contentment, respect and love among mankind. Prophet Muhammad was born in the holy city of […]

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APNU+AFC Coalition extends best wishes on Youman Nabi

See full statement from APNU+AFC: On the occasion of Youman Nabi also known as Mawlid al-Nabi, Muslims here in Guyana and around the world gather in groups in masjids and other places to reflect on…

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PAC highlights trend of evaluators bypassing lowest bids for contracts

Kaieteur News – The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has highlighted the trend of evaluators bypassing the lowest bidders on projects. The issue came up during a discussion of th…

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Strathspey youth stabbed to death during robbery at family store - News Source Guyana

A 20-year-old man was attacked and stabbed to death this afternoon during a robbery at an electronic store owned by his family in Strathspey on the East Coast of Demerara. The dead youth, Chris Persaud, was working in the store when he was accosted by two knife-wielding men and stabbed to the neck as they …