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Risk Management Policy for education sector launched

18 Sep: Risk Management Policy for education sector launched

UNICEF representative Nicolas Pron delivering his remarks virtually at the launch Fire, oil spills, drought, pollution, pandemics, and other natural and human-made hazards constantly threaten the stability of the education system all across the world and Guyana is no exception. Faced with these recurrent challenges, officials here have created […] Click here to view original article at newsroom.gy

RE/MAX Sells Master Franchise Rights in Two New Countries Expanding Global Presence

01 Sep: RE/MAX Sells Master Franchise Rights in Two New Countries Expanding Global Presence

DENVER, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — RE/MAX, LLC today announced it has closed the sale of Master Franchise Rights in Pakistan to American International Partners, LLC, owned by Muhammad Saleem, Rafay Qamar and Imran Gondal, three ambitious and experienced entrepreneurs. With the sale, RE/MAX, which already has a presence […] Click here to view original article at www.prnewswire.com

Gov’t , NGO to work on countrywide neonatal network

26 Aug: Gov’t , NGO to work on countrywide neonatal network

The Government of Guyana and the Giving Health to Kids Organization (GHTK) will be working towards a sustainable Neonatal Network at all regional hospitals, including in the hinterland. A release yesterday from the Ministry of Health said that the government and GHTK established a partnership more than 10 years […] Click here to view original article at www.stabroeknews.com

The Cinderella County – Guyana’s most serene Region

22 Aug: The Cinderella County – Guyana’s most serene Region

By Raywattie Deonarine Essequibo – Guyana’s Cinderella country is perhaps the most calming part of Guyana and rivals only the picturesque Rupununi Savannah when it comes natural beauty. Being born and raised on the Essequibo Coast has taught me to never take nature for granted. Here we appreciate nature […] Click here to view original article at www.inewsguyana.com

Magnolia Counselling and Consultancy Services – 3 women on a mission to destigmatise mental health issues in Guyana

22 Aug: Magnolia Counselling and Consultancy Services – 3 women on a mission to destigmatise mental health issues in Guyana

With the stigma surrounding mental health in Guyana and the increased need for mental health services, three women are presently on a mission to make a difference. They are the visionary minds behind the recently established Magnolia Counselling and Consultancy Services. The trio includes Trained Clinical Mental Health Counsellor, […] Click here to view original article at www.inewsguyana.com

Very few of the emerging ideas for a diaspora strategy have been realised

06 Aug: Very few of the emerging ideas for a diaspora strategy have been realised

Dear Editor, In a 2019 letter, a suggestion was made to implement a diaspora strategy. This letter was supported by Dr. Vishnu Bisram, who described lived experiences and perceptions on the topic. Today, very few of the emerging ideas have been realized. There are priority objectives that have not […] Click here to view original article at www.stabroeknews.com

Celebrate National Culture and Heritage of Guyana with Guyanese Swag

04 Aug: Celebrate National Culture and Heritage of Guyana with Guyanese Swag

Guyanese Swag Launch vibrant lifestyle collection to celebrate national culture and heritage of Guyana [FLORIDA] – Guyanese Swag is thrilled to announce the launch of its lifestyle fashion brand for men, women, and children at guyaneseswag.com . The new brand seeks to help Guyanese raise awareness and promote pride […] Click here to view original article at sflcn.com

Loved and Lost: When Mertle McGarrell reunited with her kids, she was on top of the world

03 Aug: Loved and Lost: When Mertle McGarrell reunited with her kids, she was on top of the world

This story is part of Loved and Lost , a statewide media collaboration working to celebrate the life of every New Jersey resident who died of COVID-19. To learn more and submit a loved one’s name to be profiled, visit lovedandlostnj.com . Mertle McGarrell spent a decade apart from […] Click here to view original article at www.northjersey.com

Guyanese-American nurse who gave jab to US VP urges all to get vaccinated

01 Aug: Guyanese-American nurse who gave jab to US VP urges all to get vaccinated

Nurse Patricia Cummings taking her jab Long before Patricia Cummings made headlines for vaccinating United States Vice-President Kamala Harris, she was a nurse who enjoyed caring for her patients as much as she could. Cummings, who has been a nurse for 16 years and is currently a Clinical Nurse […] Click here to view original article at www.stabroeknews.com

Itel Acquires Guyanese Rival Emerge BPO

28 Jul: Itel Acquires Guyanese Rival Emerge BPO

Jamaican call center firm Itel has acquired its Guyanese rival Emerge BPO , adding more than 700 employees to its global workforce in addition to winning access to some deep-pocketed US clients. Founded in 2008, Emerge BPO runs large delivery centers in Guyana and Honduras, with most of its […] Click here to view original article at nearshoreamericas.com