EPA, hydromet issue warning about air quality over Sahara dust The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Hydrometerological Service today advised the public that air quality monitoring has determined that the concentrations of particulate matter have exceeded the World Health Organization’s Standard in several regions across Guyana.  The article EPA, hydromet issue warning about air quality over Sahara dust appeared first on Stabroek News.

CCJ orders GRA to repay tax deduction to James Ramsahoye (CCJ) Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. Today the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) issued its reasons for allowing the appeal of James Ramsahoye v Guyana Revenue Authority. The article CCJ orders GRA to repay tax deduction to James Ramsahoye appeared first on Stabroek News.

ERM will not conduct Exxon’s next environmental study – official - -WBD residents call for consultation on natural gas pipeline route Amid controversy over the use of one consultant for all of its environmental impact studies, ExxonMobil’s subsidiary, Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL) has revealed that the next study will not be executed by ERM. The article ERM will not conduct Exxon’s next environmental study – official appeared first on Stabroek News.

GCCI up in arms at impending gov’t, T&T MoU - -demands that non-tariff barriers on Guyanese goods be removed The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) yesterday warned the government here against signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on a number of areas with Trinidad and Tobago until Port of Spain removes non-tariff barriers (NTB) on Guyanese goods. The article GCCI up in arms at impending gov’t, T&T MoU appeared first on Stabroek News.

DPP discontinues charge against attorney Nirvan Singh - -complainant’s lawyer says she is prepared to go all the way to CCJ The private criminal charge which was brought against attorney-at-law, Nirvan Singh by police corporal Shawnette Bollers was yesterday discontinued in the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack. The article DPP discontinues charge against attorney Nirvan Singh appeared first on Stabroek News.

Gov’t advertises for lottery products provider - -following expiry of Canadian Bank Note contract The Government of Guyana has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for prospective companies desirous of providing lottery products and services to provide a financial projection for five years showing the estimated revenue government will receive from the proceeds, among a number of other requirements. The article Gov’t advertises for lottery products provider appeared first on Stabroek News.

Norton was `woefully unprepared’ for meeting with President – PPP - …accuses Opposition of seeking to delay electoral reforms The ruling People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has lashed back at APNU+AFC  for accusing President Irfaan Ali of consulting Leader of the Opposition Aubrey Norton  in bad faith. The article Norton was `woefully unprepared’ for meeting with President – PPP appeared first on Stabroek News.

Man admits to killing at Bourda Market in 2017 Twenty-two-year-old Marlon Garrett now awaits sentencing after admitting yesterday morning to the 2017 killing of vagrant Omesh Chateram, who he stabbed at Bourda Market. The article Man admits to killing at Bourda Market in 2017 appeared first on Stabroek News.

Ninety-four new COVID cases reported The Ministry of Health yesterday said that  94 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported. The article Ninety-four new COVID cases reported appeared first on Stabroek News.

GECOM Chair submits recommended changes to RoPA - -opposes proposed amendment for election agents to issue ID cards Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) retired Justice Claudette Singh has made submissions to the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance outlining some concerns with the proposed amendments to the Representation of the People Act (RoPA). The article GECOM Chair submits recommended changes to RoPA appeared first on Stabroek News.