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Environmental audits for next year

By Devina Samaroo As Guyana gears up for the production of oil, the Office of the Auditor General is seeking to play a greater role in the preservation of the environment by conducting environmental audits. The Auditor General, Deodat…

Marriott moves to complete casino

After months of being put on hold, Marriott Hotel Guyana is moving to complete the construction of its Casino and Entertainment Complex. Atlantic Hotel Inc. (AHI), the special purpose company that was established to manage the hotel, is…

GRA Boss urges use of other tax incentives

By Devina Samaroo Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Godfrey Statia noted said there are other forms of incentives besides a reduction in the rates of various forms of taxes that can see taxpayers paying less to the…

$40M well drilled at Diamond

Approximately $40 million was spent on the development of a new well at Diamond, East Bank Demerara (EBD) in order to supplement water supply owing to the growing population in that community. The construction of a water treatment plant is…

50 dial scales seized by GNBS

Fifty dial scales were seized from the Stabroek and Bourda markets Wednesday by the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) during a recent surveillance exercise. The scales were not approved for commercial trade as they were not…

US$3.5M worth of rice heads to Cuba

Cuba is set to receive its first shipment of rice from Guyana in five to six days as it prepares to depart the Muneshwar’s Wharf in Georgetown today. This is the first time since 1999 that Cuba will be receiving rice from Guyana and not 40…