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Guyana is officially blacklisted by CFATF– PM tells National Assembly  

Guyana is officially blacklisted by CFATF– PM tells National Assembly  

Georgetown :Prime Minister Samuel Hinds announced to the National Assembly today that Guyana has been officially blacklisted by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF) due to the country’s failure… Read more »

Health Ministry launches Mosquito Eradication Week

Health Ministry launches Mosquito Eradication Week

Bridgetown. Minister of Health, John Boyce says there have been 6 hundred and 76 confirmed cases of dengue fever reported this year, a figure that is three times higher than… Read more »

Government and USAID Signs Climate  Change Agreement

Government and USAID Signs Climate Change Agreement

Bridgetown. Flooding in Trents and Holetown, St. James and along the West Coast will be addressed when a US$7,049,000 Climate Change Agreement signed between Barbados and USAID (US Agency for… Read more »

BWA workers off the job

BWA workers off the job

Bridgetown. Employee  at the Barbados Water Authority (BWA) are officially on strike. The national council of the Barbados Workers Union met last night and unanimously agreed to take industrial action… Read more »

Guyana now has until May 2014 to implement Anti Money Laundering act

Guyana now has until May 2014 to implement Anti Money Laundering act

Georgetown : At the XXXVIII Plenary Meeting of the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF), held from November 20-21, 2013, in Freeport, Bahamas, it was resolved and decided that a… Read more »

CARICOM under renewed attack for inaction on Dominican Republic

CARICOM under renewed attack for inaction on Dominican Republic

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has again been harshly criticized by Port of Spain-based academic Professor Norman Girvan, over the Dominican Republic citizenship matter.Girvan expressed disappointment that a CARICOM Bureau meeting… Read more »

Guyana blacklisted by CFATF-Attorney General

Guyana blacklisted by CFATF-Attorney General

Georgetown:  Guyana has been officially blacklisted by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF) as a result of the non – enactment of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing… Read more »

Land Use Planning Project  successful – Guyana/EU co-operation

Land Use Planning Project successful – Guyana/EU co-operation

Georgetown : The Development of Land Use Planning Project [DLUPP] has come to a promising close. It was executed by the Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission (GL&SC) with financial support… Read more »

Government withdraws MOU for recycling plant– Dr. Luncheon

Government withdraws MOU for recycling plant– Dr. Luncheon

Georgetown : In the wake of the media revelations and in the context of its recent execution of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Natural Globe Guyana Inc., Government has… Read more »

Union to monitor appointment of teachers

Union to monitor appointment of teachers

President of the Barbados Union of Teachers (BWU), Pedro Shepherd says the union will monitor the appointment process of teachers closely to make sure that no teacher is disadvantaged. Shepherd … Read more »