Guyanese Duo Opens Pizzeria on Liberty Avenue

By Leon Suseran Central Liberty Avenue is popular for its West Indian offerings of food, drinks an almost everything Guyanese but now there is something...

CARICOM Congratulates Re-elected New Zealand Prime Minister

(CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana, Wednesday, 21 October 2020) - CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has congratulated New Zealand’s Prime Minister Ms Jacinda...

Sam Esposito: President, Ozone Park Residents Block Association

PROFILE OF THE MONTH By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine Sam Esposito is a veritable encyclopedia on his community. He could take you back to the old days...

Hard Times Did not Suck the Sweetness out of Sugar: Better...

By Dr. Tara Singh Guyana’s Minister of Agriculture Hon Zulfikar Mustapha recently announced the re-opening of three sugar estates (Enmore, Rosehall and Skeldon) that were...

Should Guyana Electoral List System be Changed

By Dr Vishnu Bisram The electoral list system is when parliamentary members are chosen as a whole from an election. People don't vote directly for...

Queens Gets Counted!

By Aminta Kilawan Narine, Esq. On Saturday, September 26, Caribbean Equality Project, in partnership with South Queens Women’s March hosted the Queens Gets Counted! Rally...

Retired Nurse Dies from COVID as Colleagues Continue Protest Over Working...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Oct 5, CMC – A recently retired nurse who worked at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) died Monday of the coronavirus...

British Airways Increasing Flights to the Caribbean

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Oct. 4, CMC – British Airways has increased the number of destinations it is flying to this October – this...

Trinidad and Tobago Government Presents Stimulus Budget of TT$49.5 Billion

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Oct 5, CMC – Finance Minister Colm Imbert Monday presented a TT$49.5 billion national budget to Parliament viewed as a...

Union Confident of Meeting Gov’t Deadline For Purchase of Oil Refinery

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Oct 6, CMC – The Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) says it remains confident that a deal will be reached...

Man on the Run After Chopping Common Law Wife to Death

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Oct 6, CMC – Police have launched a search for a man who reportedly killed his common-law-wife during an early morning argument...

New Harbour Bridge for Demerara River

To Span Nandy Park, East Bank Demerara and LaGrange, West Bank Demerara GUYANA (DPI, September 26, 2020) - President Irfaan Ali, says the government will...

Guyana’s Chief Elections Officer Arrested

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Sep. 26, CMC – Guyana’s Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield was arrested on Saturday as part of an ongoing probe into alleged...

Trinidadians Must Regard the Tenets of Democracy: Prime Minister in Republic...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Sep. 24, CMC – Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley in a message to mark the 44th anniversary of the nation...

JPF Wants Death Penalty for Persons Killing Members of Security Forces...

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Sept 27, CMC – Chairman of the Jamaica Police Federation (JPF), Patrae Rowe, is calling for the death penalty to be imposed...

Regional Health Ministers to Discuss Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

WASHINGTON, Sep 26, CMC – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) says Ministers of Health and other senior officials from countries and territories in...

India and Caricom During Covid

By Dr. Ram Shankar and Dr. Vishnu Bisram* Caricom countries lack capacity to effectively fight Covid 19 and as such depend on the generosity of...

Trinidad Opposition Party Urges CARICOM to Stand Firm Against any US...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Sept 18, CMC – The Movement for Social Justice (MSJ) is questioning the motive behind the visit of United States...

Pompeo’s Visit Will Help Strengthen Guyana’s Democracy

By Dr. Vishnu Bisram There is much speculation about Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to Guyana (September 18-19) that the trip is about (an...

US Secretary of State Arrives in Guyana on Official Visit

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Sep. 17, CMC – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo touched down in Guyana shortly after 5:00pm (local time) on Thursday at...