CH&PA signs $867M in contracts for works at La Parfaite Harmonie The Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) yesterday signed contracts amounting to $867 million with six local contractors to conduct works at La Parfaite Harmonie, Region Three.  The article CH&PA signs $867M in contracts for works at La Parfaite Harmonie appeared first on Stabroek News.

De Willem fisher charged with murder of guard at Vreed-en-Hoop A man was yesterday charged with the murder of Sigmol Gouveia who was killed during an incident at Vreed-en-Hoop, West Coast Demerara (WCD), Region Three. The article De Willem fisher charged with murder of guard at Vreed-en-Hoop appeared first on Stabroek News.

MoU signed for call centre in Linden A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was yesterday signed between the Guyana Office for Investment (G-Invest) and Midas Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Inc for a call centre in Linden that could see the creation of 250 jobs. The article MoU signed for call centre in Linden appeared first on Stabroek News.

Child advocacy centre launched at Port Kaituma A Child Advocacy Centre was yesterday inaugurated in Port Kaituma, Region 1. The article Child advocacy centre launched at Port Kaituma appeared first on Stabroek News.

Agri Ministry says ‘no mischief afoot’ in steel pile retendering - -in new press release Following questions raised concerning the controversial  retendering of a contract for steel some three times, the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) yesterday said that the decision was made because the increase in global prices for the metal far surpassed its budgetary allocation and it insists that there was “no mischief afoot” in its decision. The article Agri Ministry says ‘no mischief afoot’ in steel pile retendering appeared first on Stabroek News.

POWER SHIFT: Wemyss Gorman’s rise the fulfilment of gender dream birthed in 1976 Beverley Anderson Manley, who played a pivotal role behind the scenes in the enlistment of the first four women into the army in 1976, has described the elevation of Commodore Antonette Wemyss Gorman to chief of defence staff of the Jamaica Defence...

Women cling to hem of incoming army chief When Commodore Antonette Weymyss Gorman takes the ship’s wheel of the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) in January, she will bear the hopes of a generation of women hopeful that the new chief of defence staff (CDS) will chart a sea change in the army’s...

History resurrected: Car in 1961 Jamaica Grand Prix still racing in England today Sixty years to the day when a 1955 Jaguar XK140 sputtered and failed to finish in the 1961 Jamaica Grand Prix, the restored diamond in the rough is still racing in England today. David Churchill’s 33-year romance started with love at first sight...

10 things about first woman army chief 1. Married to Jonathan Wemyss-Gorman for more than 20 years. 2. She is 48, has a son, James, and is an avid gardener. 3. Studied at Britannia Royal Naval College in the UK and US Naval War College. 4. Master’s degree with distinction in...

$200,000 penalties for mask breaches ‘oppressive’ – Golding Opposition Leader Mark Golding is calling for the Government to immediately implement a ticketing system under the Disaster Risk Management Act (DRMA) to avoid Jamaicans facing hefty fines. He is also rejecting the use of criminal law in enforcing...