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‘Zealously guard Guyana’s sovereignty’ – President Ali urges in Republic Day address

In his spirited address on Friday evening, President, Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali pledged that the nation and its people will grow from ‘strength to strength’, as the government is working assiduously to position the country on a path to prosperity. The head of state was at the time addressing those gathered outside of the Public […]

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Full 28.9 MW generating capacity to come onstream by March – GS Jagdeo

People’s Progressive Party’s General Secretary, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has assured that the full installation of the remaining generators, amounting to a significant 28.9 megawatts, will be completed by March. He was responding to misinformation spread by the opposition that taxpayers’ money was squandered on the purchase of these generators. Dr Jagdeo criticized the opposition for […]

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Prime Minister Mark Phillips highlights progress in energy sector

– Says that Guyana is employing rigorous efforts to prioritise innovative clean energy solutions Prime Minister Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips, who is performing the duties of President, highlighted the significant progress that Guyana has made in the energy sector and outlined the country’s plan to transition to clean, renewable energy. Prime Minister Mark […]

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Local content app to be introduced this year – Director

The government, through its Local Content Secretariat, is developing a local content app which is expected to come onstream this year with the aim of better connecting local companies with the oil and gas sector, and enhancing job access. Director of the Local Content Secretariat, Martin Pertab gave the update during a workshop on the […]

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MOPW signs contract to upgrade major East Bank thoroughfare

The Ministry of Public Works has signed a design and build works contract with China Road and Bridge Corporation for the East Bank Road Improvement Works from Good Success to Timehri. The signing took place in the ministry’s boardroom this morning in the presence of the Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill, Minister of Public Works. The […]

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Guyana-Suriname Chamber of Commerce attracting more businesses

Six months after being launched, the Guyana-Suriname Chamber of Commerce which represents the interest of businesses in the two countries, is growing. Chief Executive Officer of the Chamber, Rahul Lildhar during the last day of the Guyana Energy Conference and Supply Chain Expo, spoke with members of the media about the operations of the chamber. […]

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AG condemns Hamilton Green’s support of electoral fraud

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Mohabir Anil Nandlall, SC, has vehemently condemned the racist attack launched against every ethnicity in Guyana by former General Secretary of the People’s National Congress (PNC), Hamilton Green, who publicly expressed his support for electoral fraud towards gaining political power. Green, a political veteran, was addressing an audience […]

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Youths are the inheritors of Guyana’s future – Minister Ramson

Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Charles Ramson Jr told youths attending the Guyana Energy Conference and Supply Chain Expo that they are the beneficiaries and inheritors of what is currently happening in Guyana. Minister Ramson in his presentation on Thursday noted that President, Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali is moving the country along a world-class […]

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‘Investment opportunities available in ports, dry docking, other areas– Min. Edghill

Many long-term investment opportunities are available in Guyana’s public works sector for foreign investors such as port development and dry docking, among other areas. According to the Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, the government has established an environment in which the private sector can collaborate to develop the nation. He made the statement […]

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Gas-to-shore energy project will optimise more investment opportunities in Guyana’s agri. Industry – Min. Mustapha

With the emergence of the gas-to-shore energy project which will have a major impact on the country’s economy, more sustainable investment opportunities will be optimised in Guyana’s agriculture sector. This was emphasised by Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha during the panel discussion themed ‘Investing in Guyana: Growing Opportunities’ during day three of the Guyana Energy Conference and […]

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