Ancienne colonie britannique, le Guyana est indépendant depuis le 26 mai 1966. Le pays fête aujourd’hui le 51e anniversaire de son indépendance. Près de 5 000 ressortissants guyaniens vivent en Guyane.
Australia captain Steven Smith and his team have been warned about risks associated with the Zika virus ahead of their tour of the West Indies next month. Australia will play West Indies and South Africa in a triangular one-day international tournament in St Kitts & Nevis, Barbados and Guyana from June 5. A handful of cases of Zika - a mosquito-borne virus known to cause the birth defect microcephaly -
GEORGETOWN – Guyana’s coconut industry is expected to expand significantly in 2017. The Ministry of Agriculture is currently engaged with its counterparts in Mexico and Brazil to acquire elite planting materials to sustain the growth in the local industry. Coconut and coconut-based food and by-products gained prominence in Guyana during 2016. Chief executive officer of the National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) Dr Oudho Homenauth said that coconut is
AUSTIN, USA -- At least 50 Guyanese trainees are expected to benefit from a series of oil and gas related courses that will be offered by the University of Texas – Petroleum Extension, in association with the Caribbean Learning Portal, and schooladviser.org. The first course, which is part of a total of four short courses, will begin on February 13, 2017, and will conclude on March10, 2017. The initial course
GEORGETOWN – In its sixth week of protesting against the implementation of parking meters in the City of Georgetown, the Movement against Parking Meters has made their plea much more colourful by calling for the death of the parking meter by-laws. This message was communicated vividly yesterday with the enactment of a funeral procession in-front of the City Hall on Regent Street. A significant number of protesters were clad in black bottoms and white tops bearing the word ‘Undertaker’