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Wednesday, January 26, 2022


The Coronavirus Outbreak

Pompeo wants democratic transition in Guyana

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo yesterday tweeted that he has spoken with Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland to discuss support for...

Plant import permits now issued electronically

Since Monday this week, the Plant Quarantine Service (PQS) of the Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries, has been issuing Plant Import Permits electronically to applicants.

Bar owner, 9 patrons face $70,000 in safe zone fines

Nine patrons and an Arima bar owner were issued fixed penalty notices totalling $70,000, after being found breaching a safe zone at...

8 new COVID cases, origin of 5 under probe

The Ministry of Health has announced 8 new COVID cases, bringing the total number of active cases to 161. One of the...

Active COVID cases cross 1000 with 81 new cases

The Ministry of Health has recorded 81 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours. This brings the total number of active...

US gov’t donates ventilators to help in fight against COVID-19

The government of the United States has donated eight brand-new ventilators to this country to help in the fight against COVID-19. The...

Alarming 512 COVID-19 Cases & 12 Deaths Confirmed

A jaw-dropping 512 COVID-19 cases were confirmed by the Ministry of Health today. It's the largest daily jump in COVID-19 cases since...

40 new COVID cases

The Ministry of Health has recorded 40 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours. This brings the total number of active...

ERHA: 2nd dose of AstraZeneca available from July 26th

Persons who received their 1st dose of the Oxford AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine during the period of May 24, 2021 – June 18,...

Business chambers recommend creation of a National Recovery Fund

Local business chambers are recommending that Government launch a National Recovery Fund, as well as additional tax credits for employees, and income support for self-employed persons, in light of the COVID-19 crisis in the country.



Fatima closes down physical classes this week

Anna-Lisa Paul All classes at Fatima College, Mucurapo will be conducted virtually for the remainder of this week after four students tested positive for the...

Rotational classes, relaxation of rules on school shoes, types

Secondary school students in Forms 1-3 will be required to attend classes at least twice a week when schools reopen for physical classes on...

Why you may not get COVID-19 even when those around you have it

Scientists believe pre-existing T cells trigger an immune response that quickly dealt with the SAR-CoV-2 virus before it could infect the individual and show a positive PCR test...

South beauty queen wins Mrs World Ambassador award

[email protected] The Mrs World Beauty pageant was held on January 15 and although our delegate Yolandra John-Edwards did not place among the finalists, she...

Missing Carapichaima mother found safe

Ramsundar’s sister, Nadira Mohammed, told Guardian Media that Anesha reached out to her relatives on Monday night to say she was safe.