Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Georgetown, Guyana News

Local news for Georgetown, Guyana continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

23 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

China to increase military aid to Guyana

Major General, Kong Li from the People's Liberation Army of China and Chief of Staff, Guyana Defence Force, Brigadier, Mark Phillips signing the aid agreement at the opening ceremony of the Guyana-China Bilateral Conference GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- A bilateral conference between the Guyana Defence Force and the People's Liberation Army of China on ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Stabroek News

Bai Shan Lin and the Great Guyana Giveaway

Janette Bulkan is Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources Management, Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada "On the occasion of Chinese New Year, the Guyana Chronicle headlined Ambassador Zhang Jungao's message as 'Bound to be another fruitful year' .

Comment?

Related Topix: South America, World News, Guyana, Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve,

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Guyana to supply 5,000 tonnes of rice per month to Panama

Minister of Agriculture Dr Leslie Ramsammy and Panama's Vice Agriculture Minister Dr Esteban Giron shake hands after inking the agreement.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

The Times-Tribune

Local history: Nun earned rare honor for helping leper colony

Thomas S. Tull, right, British consul general at Philadelphia, presents the insignia and certificate of honorary membership in the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire to its first American recipient, Sister Mary Margaret, R.S.M., a patient at Mercy Hospital.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Hazleton, PA, Scranton, PA, World News, Guyana, Georgetown, PA

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Stabroek News

Exploring Georgetown Nightlife - Bars and Clubs

Bars and "rum shops" as they are called are numerous. There are 'street hangs' around some bars.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

CARICOM moves to harmonize business rules in CSME

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Stabroek News

Accused cleared of Congress Place shooting

Linden Primo, the man accused of firing off a gun during the People's National Congress Reform's 18th Biennial Congress, had the charge against him dismissed today due to the continued absence of his accuser.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Stabroek News

Suspected Chikungunya patients speak of high fevers, severe pain

People have been flocking to the Georgetown Public Hospital and the Woodlands Hospital seeking relief after experiencing symptoms of the mosquito-borne virus Chikungunya.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Stabroek News

Nut Centre owner facing sentence for public terror

John Rudolph Singh, an owner of the Guyana Variety Store and Nut Centre, is now a remanded prisoner awaiting sentencing after he admitted to shooting off his licensed gun while trying to get his wife and their three children to leave with him.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Stabroek News

Two crew members missing after Guyanese ship capsizes off Corentyne

At approximately 21:00 hours on August 12, 2014, the Guyana registered Motor Tanker Swift Dolphin reportedly capsized off the coast in the vicinity of the mouth of the Corentyne River.

Comment?

Related Topix: Boat Disaster, World News, Guyana

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Miss World Guyana to be coached by renowned Philippines pageant company

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Gouldian, a pageant training company in the Philippines and renowned experts in the development of pageant leadership, will be providing Miss World Guyana, Rafieya Husain, with specialized pageant training from August 26 to September 6, 2014, in Manila, Philippines.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News, Philippines

Caribbean News Now!

Fourth Guyana debt arrangement written off under PetroCaribe deal with Venezuela

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Guyana, Venezuela,

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Stabroek News

Coast Guard interdicts nine vessels for maritime breaches

The Guyana Defence Force today said that operators of nine fishing vessels felt the brunt of law enforcement when its Coast Guard, in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture's Fisheries Division conducted a joint maritime patrol, along Guyana's coast from Port Georgetown to Anna Regina in the Essequibo, on Wednesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

COHSOD endorses holistic strategy to reduce adolescent pregnancy in the Caribbean

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- The Caribbean Community Council for Human and Social Development has approved a strategy and plan to reduce the number of adolescent pregnancies in each country of the English- and Dutch-speaking Caribbean by at least 20 percent, over the five year period 2014 2019.

Comment?

Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family, Guyana, World News

Verge Magazine

Humanitarian Aide: Richard Zereik

The central prison in Georgetown, Guyana, was much like one might imagine. High walls and filthy cells, an overcrowded courtyard, a shack in the corner for death row prisoners.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Stabroek News

Congress Place shooting suspect to go on trial tomorrow

The trial of Linden Primo, the man accused of firing a gun during the People's National Congress Reform 18th Biennial Congress on July 27, is set to begin tomorrow.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Stabroek News

Guyana's U-19 team whips T&T

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Trinidad and Tobago suffered their second batting collapse of the match to crash to an innings and 41-run defeat to hosts Guyana, in their final round match in the Regional Under-19 Championship here today.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana,

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

CARICOM continues consumer protection drive

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- The Caribbean Community Secretariat is forging ahead with promoting a rapid consumer protection alert system throughout CARICOM member states.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Trinidad Guardian

TCL promotes concrete technologies

Trinidad Cement Ltd joined more than 100 local and international exhibitors at this year's Trade & Investment Convention at the Centre of Excellence, Macoya, earlier this month.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

The Northern Miner

Troy fast tracks Karouni with open-pit mine plan

Gold producer Troy Resources has made significant progress since acquiring the Karouni gold project - located 180 km southwest of Georgetown, Guyana - for US$200 million just over a year ago, and now the company says it will have the mine in operation even earlier than anticipated.

Comment?

Related Topix: Guyana, World News

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••