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Onderneeming, West Bank Demerara

Joking around

One of the things that is prevalent in Guyana is several villages in different parts of the country with the same name.

Rupununi residents speak out

Interviews and photos by Shabna Rahman This week on What the People Say, residents of Rupununi, Region Nine commented on issues affecting them and what they would like the government to change.

  • Beaten again!

    - Windies lose T20 series against Pakistan after 16-run defeat in second T20

    Sunil Narine top scored for the West Indies

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – West Indies suffered their second batting meltdown in the space of 48 hours as they slumped to a 16-run defeat to Pakistan in the second Twenty20 International here yesterday, to meekly surrender the three-match series. 0

  • T&T/Guyana oil and gas support MoU to be signed before year end

    - Petroleum Directorate to be created

    Engaging Trinidad on oil and gas: Trinidad  and Tobago Minister of Energy and Energy Industries  Nicole  Olivierre (second from right) with local ministers David Patterson, Simona Broomes, Winston Jordan and Raphael Trotman

    The key Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the governments of Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago under which the latter will provide various forms of support to the oil and gas sector in Guyana is likely to be signed before the end of this year, Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman has told the Stabroek Business. 0

  • Costa Rica gets 100 illegal immigrants a day hoping to get to US

    NEW YORK (Reuters) – More than 100 illegal immigrants are entering the small Central American country of Costa Rica every day, looking for “coyotes” to take them across the Nicaraguan border and on toward the United States, President Luis Solis said on Friday.

  • Getting to Golden

    Lifestyle Toast

    For this edition of Lifestyle, in keeping with the celebrations of 50 years of independence—Guyana’s Golden Jubilee—our theme is ‘Golden’. In a historical piece, we trace the steps to independence.