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  • Nandall charged with Larceny 27 Apr 2017 20:26 Guyana Chronicle The Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) on Thursday officially charged former Attorney General, Anil Nandlall with Larceny By Bailee in connection with a number of law books which he said was given to him by former President, Donald Ramotar during his …
  • NCN gets new Board 27 Apr 2017 20:26 Guyana Chronicle Veteran Broadcaster and Ministerial Advisor on Public Telecommunications, Enrico Woolford has been appointed Chairman of the new Board of Directors of the National Communications Network (NCN). Woolford will be backed by a group of experts in the field …
  • Albouystown man jailed, fined $3.3M for marijuana 27 Apr 2017 20:26 Guyana Chronicle AN Albouystown resident was sentenced to three years in jail and fined $3.3M by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after he pleaded guilty to trafficking drugs on Thursday. Saied Ally admitted that on April 25, 2017, at his Albouys Street, Albouystown home he …
  • Update: Nandlall charged over law books 27 Apr 2017 19:50 Stabroek News Former Attorney General Anil Nandlall was this afternoon charged in a city court with fraudulently taking or converting law books for his personal use. Nandlall was later released on his own recognizance and will return to court on May 9. Head of the …
  • Importers react to new system for drug importation 27 Apr 2017 18:40 I News Guyana – foresee adverse effect on business Following the introduction of the new measure whereby a regional hub will now recommend approval for pharmaceuticals to be imported into Guyana, local importers had mixed reactions to the new system with many of them …
  • Update: President Granger meets Queen Elizabeth, pushes ‘green agenda’ 27 Apr 2017 18:40 I News Guyana – British State Minister to visit Guyana President David Granger on Wednesday met with the Queen of England, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England in a private meeting during which they discussed the Queen’s Commonwealth …
  • Letter: Go-invest, Business Ministry should be promoting IDB’s entrepreneur startup programme 27 Apr 2017 18:40 I News Guyana Dear Editor: On several occasions I have written about the possibilities which exist for the creative industries in Guyana and the rest of CARICOM. The creative industries are well suited for young entrepreneurs involved in digital design, fashion, music …
  • Current AG flags Deeds Registrar for financial improprieties, while former says sexism at play 27 Apr 2017 18:40 I News Guyana Acting Registrar Azeena Baksh Incumbent Attorney General (AG) Basil Williams, SC, has said that a probe has been launched into alleged actions of financial improprieties committed by acting Registrar of Deeds Azeena Baksh after the staff their have called …
  • Eureka Medical Lab to provide testing for Zika, Chikungunya, among other viruses 27 Apr 2017 18:40 I News Guyana Eureka Medical Laboratory (EML) has made yet another cutting edge breakthrough in the local medical industry as they will soon provide Viral Testing. The Viral Testing would enable Guyanese to be tested for Zika and Chikungunya among other viruses, right …
  • NCN gets new Board of Directors comprising of Woolford, Moseley among others 27 Apr 2017 18:40 I News Guyana Seven individuals were selected to be part of the newly constructed National Communications Network (NCN’s) Board of Directors. This is according to State Minister, Joseph Harmon during a Post Cabinet press briefing on Thursday at the Ministry of the …