GEORGETOWN, Guyana, May 7, 2021 - The Cyber Security department of the Guyana Police Force are continuing their investigations into a report by Opposition Member of Parliament, Amanza Walton-Desir of an alleged threat against her life made by businessman Roshan Khan on his Facebook page.
CARICOM SECRETARIAT, Georgetown, Guyana, October 1, 2021 - The following is a Weekly Business News Aggregation Service which has been put together as a newsletter by the CARICOM Secretariat’s Directorate of Trade & Economic Integration, under the direction of Assistant Secretary General Joseph Cox.
GEORGETOWN, May 25, 2021 - The Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest) has launched ‘Invest 55’ in observance of Guyana’s 55th Independence Anniversary. The project aims to promote investment opportunities here through global partnerships, increased competitiveness, while globalising Guyana’s economic sectors.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, September 12, 2021 - Demerara Waves - President Irfaan Ali on Sunday said he planned to voice his objection to the mediating nations after Venezuela’s opposition and government united in their call for bilateral negotiations to settle the claim to the oil-rich Essequibo Region.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, October 14, 2021 - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat in Georgetown, Guyana says as of October 1, 2021, it has instituted measures, requiring proof of vaccination for staff members and all persons seeking to enter its offices at Lilliendal and acrossd the region to do business.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, July 15, 2021 - Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony MP says Guyana will soon be able to better track vaccination data when it begins using the Indian Covid Vaccine Intelligence Network (CoWIN) vaccination tracking software.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, June 18, 2021 - Despite reports by Norwegian newspaper Verdens Gang (VG), linking the government of Guyana to an illegal COVID-19 vaccine racket involving intermediaries from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) obtaining the Sputnik vaccine and re-selling it at a premium, the country’s Health Ministry has denied any illegality.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, June 17, 2021 - Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon has called for a suspension in the use of a batch of 200,000 doses of Russian Sputnik V vaccines recently purchased by the Guyana Government through a Middle Eastern third party.
GEORGETOWN, December 21, 2021 - Guyana’s Appeal Court on Tuesday ruled that it has jurisdiction to determine whether election petition number 99 filed by the opposition A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change’s (APNU+AFC) was properly dismissed by the High Court on the technicality of late service to one of the respondents.
GEORGETOWN January 21, 2022 - Opposition Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs Amanza Walton Desir wants the Government of Guyana to come clean on its relationship with the International Maritime Safety Agency of Guyana, the agency that reportedly registered the vessel that was held in Senegal, West Africa, with three containers of ammunition valued at five million US dollars.