Guyana

No to oil companies’ offer of support

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:46
Kaieteur News – There is a saying from long ago that has the same resonance today. It is: beware of Greeks and the gifts they bear. Guyana is today poised to be on the receiving end of some great giver of gifts, which like the Trojans of yore, there will be endless pain and regret […]
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Bus driver in custody for giving school girls drugs, alcohol

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:36
Kaieteur News – was able to confirm that police on Saturday arrested a bus driver for allegedly giving three school girls marijuana and alcohol causing them to be hospitalised. According to reports, three female students of the Anna Regina Multilateral School, located in the Region Two district, were found at a snackette in an intoxicated […]
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1,016 new COVID-19 cases

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:35
– over 5,000 in isolation Kaieteur News – Guyana has a total of 1,016 new COVID-19 cases. In addition to the new cases, another person died from the dreaded virus, taking the overall death toll since March 2020 to 1,067. The latest fatality is a 46-year-old unvaccinated man from Region 10 who succumbed on January […]
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It was the fictional character Dr. Seuss who said,

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:28
Local and overseas-based Guyanese partner to launch Uitvlugt outdoor Library By Davina Bagot “The more that you read, the more things you will know…” Kaieteur News – This famous quote is what led to neighbourhood enthusiast Charlene Garraway teaming up with some United States based Guyanese to promote reading in the West Coast Demerara (WCD) community of Uitvlugt.   A five-year friendship between […]
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Way open to join Oil and Gas Industry workforce or become a supplier of goods and services

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:23
By Pat Dial Kaieteur News – The advent of Oil and Gas Industries in developing countries has always been accompanied by positive and negative impacts. The main positive impact is that those societies for the first time in their history would have earned quantities of wealth never before imagined. The negatives are many – the […]
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GNBS IN FOCUS

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:22
Local businesses stand to benefit from use of Made In Guyana mark on their product labels Kaieteur News – Local manufacturers and producers can now apply to the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) to use the Made in Guyana Certification Mark. The coveted Mark, which was unveiled by First Lady Mrs. Arya Ali at […]
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COVID-19: This is how you survive the Omicron wave

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:21
By Dr. Zulfikar Bux Emergency Medicine Specialist Kaieteur News – We’ve all seen the drastic rise in COVID-19 case numbers over the past week. Based on worldwide trends, it is obvious that we’ve started to experience the Omicron wave here. The Omicron wave will infect many more persons than any other previous wave of COVID-19. […]
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COVID-19 cases increased by more than 3,000 in first week of 2022

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:20
– 12 deaths already recorded Kaieteur News – After battling COVID-19 for two straight years, the nation glided into 2022, with some level of optimism since our number of fatalities amounted to only 1,054, with cases trickling in. But that state of affairs took a drastic turn, within days of the new year, when the […]
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COVID sickness, possible leadership sickness, definitely much slackness and weakness

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:17
By GHK Lall Kaieteur News – I am hoping that Guyana’s President is well, that he is not sick from anything, be it what comes out from below the seabed, or what is airborne, or the heaviness of his office. Those were the first thoughts that came, because even by his own staggeringly low leadership […]
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Guyana Harpy Eagles 1st trial match ends in draw

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:16
Fifties from Chanderpaul, Savory highlights last day action Kaieteur News – Carefully constructed half-centuries from 25-year-olds Tagenarine Chanderpaul and Wicket-Keeper Kemol Savory for Leon Johnson’s X1 highlighted the final of the GCB trial 4-day match against Kemo Paul’s X1 which ended in a draw yesterday at Albion in Berbice. Chanderpaul, with two First-Class tons from […]
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The Reid Family: Fearlessly pursuing entrepreneurial success for almost four decades

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:16
– aiming for groundbreaking achievements in 2022 & beyond By Kiana Wilburg Kaieteur News – In business, there are two kinds of people: those who dream of making it big but are inhibited by fear of failure; and those who, governed by a “no-quit mentality,” and embrace the risks and failures, come what may. By […]
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DeSinco Trading under-12 chess tourney on this Saturday

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:15
Kaieteur News – The Guyana Chess Federation (GCF) is scheduled to host an under-12 one-day competition next week with sponsorship for DeSinco Trading Limited. The tournament is titled the National under-12 Rapid Championships and will be held online on tornelo.com on Saturday, January, 15 from 14:00hrs. The championship will see players battling in an open […]
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Governments must act urgently to end embarrassing UWI spectacle

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:14
By Sir Ronald Sanders Kaieteur News – No individual is greater or more valuable than Institutions. The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is the longest thriving and most successful institution of the 16 countries of the West Indies – 13 of them being member states of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). The UWI, established […]
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Volleyball boost for Fyrish Players

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:14
Kaieteur News – Volleyball players in the Fyrish Corentyne, East Berbice, Region 6 area will have a chance to display their skills after they received some volleyball equipment to foster their trade. Volleyball is one of the top sports in the County of Berbice and Guyana in general. Despite the many challenges of the Covid […]
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AIC Inc. founder and leading business development coach, Dr. Vishnu Doerga is, a ‘Special Person’

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:13
“I see myself in a role that will allow me to develop Guyana at a faster rate …the ultimate goal is to use my skills to help transform Guyana’s economy from a developing country to a first world country one business at a time…” Helping to transform Guyana’s economy one business at a time… By […]
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GCB congratulates new West Indies Cricket team selectors

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:13
Kaieteur News – In an official release, The President, Executive and Members of the Guyana Cricket Board are extending congratulations to Dr. Desmond Haynes and Mr. Ramnaresh Sarwan on their respective appointments of chairman and selector of CWI Senior Selection panel. These prominent positions are befitting the two distinguished gentlemen who have served West Indies […]
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UG to graduate over 2200 students in series of virtual graduations from next month

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:12
Kaieteur News – Over 2,200 graduands from 50 disciplines are expected to walk the virtual graduation stage as Guyana’s premier tertiary educational institution, the University of Guyana, hosts its second series of online graduation events. This is the 55th Convocation for the Turkeyen campus and the 20th for the Berbice campus. The graduations, according to […]
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Lady Jags striker Annalisa Vincent wins scholarship to Graceland University in the US

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:12
Kaieteur News – GT Panthers forward Annalisa Vincent will make history as the first indigenous Guyanese female player to study at a US college on a four-year scholarship, which has been facilitated by the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) International Supporters Group and the GFF administration. Vincent, a full international and most valuable player at the […]
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DVA league spikes off on January 20th

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:11
Kaieteur News – The Demerara Volleyball Association (DVA) senior league that was initially scheduled to hit off this Monday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall (CASH) has been pushed back a week and play is now set to commence on January 18th. The DVA league is sanctioned by the Guyana Volleyball Federation (GVF) and it […]
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 ‘Skylines Architecture’ for that modernise design

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:11
“I would encourage young entrepreneurs like myself to stay focused and motivated, to be consistent with their business or whatever they’re pursuing.” By Allyiah Allicock Kaieteur News – Born and raised in North Rupununi, Region Nine, it was always Sunny Kissoon’s dream to one day own his own company. Now that he is much older, […]
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