Recent news

Latest items of recent news relevant to Guyana as reported in our fortnightly newswire ‘Dernières nouvelles’. 

Guyana: Broomes to help LGBTQ youth become self-employed

During a recent meeting that took place between the Minister of Youth Affairs and a LGBTQ+ representative organisation, the Minister pledged that the government will assist LGBTQ+ youth to become self-employed …

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Guyana: Labour force survey for Q4 2017

There are no recent pay figures available for this former British colony in South America …

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Guyana: Law courts reports backlog of up to 10000 cases

The Attorney General, Basil Williams, has admitted that the backlog in the country’s law courts stretches to over 10,000 cases …

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Guyana: CV falsification

An investigation by the Guyana Guardian newspaper has found that the incidence of CV falsification has grown significantly in the last 4 years …

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Guyana: 26% rise in minimum wage

The government of the South-American state of Guyana has announced that the private sector minimum wage will rise on January 1st 2017 by 26% to GUY$255 ($US 1 …

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