OTHER STORIES

Caribbean Airlines to Re-start Direct Flights Between Miami and Guyana

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jun 14, CMC – The state-owned Caribbean Airlines Monday announced that it would resume commercial flights between Miami and Guyana as the airline seeks to take advantage of new efforts...

Three Killed in West Coast Berbice Crash

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Jun 14, CMC – Three people were killed and three others, including a six-month-old baby, were injured following a vehicular accident at Fort Wellington, West Coast Berbice on Monday. Police have identified the...

‘If You Want the Job Done, Hire a Guyanese,’ Says NYC Mayor Bill de...

By Dhanpaul Narine and Ashook Ramsaran The Mayor of New York Bill de Blasio said that ‘if you want the job done, hire a Guyanese.’ The Mayor was speaking at the ceremony to unveil the sign...

‘I Have a Vision and Agenda for Equity and Justice’ – Felicia Singh, Candidate...

My name is Felicia Singh, and I am running for City Council in District 32. I am a proud first-generation American and daughter of working-class immigrants. I was born and raised in Ozone Park in...

Japneet Singh Strives for Unity Among Communities

By Ashley Kooblall The race for the hot seat is well underway as Japneet Singh runs for New York City Council District 28, which includes the communities of South Ozone Park, Jamaica, Richmond Hill, and...

Trinidad and Tobago Government Hoping to Re-open Borders Within Six Weeks

By Peter Richards PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jun 5, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago government Saturday said it hopes to re-open the borders within the next four to six weeks as the country acquires...

Prime Minister of Guyana Talks ICT, Electricity and COVID-19

Says Government is Working Hard to Deliver on its Promises By Leon Suseran Prime Minister of Guyana, Retired Brigadier Mark Phillips sat down with The West Indian, at his office on May 21, 2021 and outlined...

Andrew Yang Vows to be the People’s Mayor

By Ashley Kooblall Frontrunner mayoral candidate Andrew Yang is one of eight Democratic candidates looking to get New Yorkers back on their feet as state pandemic numbers drop,  and succeed Mayor Bill de Blasio (D),...

Guyanese Can Build on Ancestors’ Triumphs for a Glorious Future: President Ali Says in...

GEORGETOWN, GUYANA (DPI) -- His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali said Guyana’s fore parents banded together to end colonialism, a victory that would fashion the country’s future and shape its destiny. The President made this...

Sam Hinds Named Guyana’s Ambassador to the United States

Prime Minister Phillips Says Hinds is 'The Man for the Job' GUYANA (DPI) -- Former Prime Minister and President of Guyana, Samuel Hinds O.E., has been named Ambassador to the United States of America. Current Prime...