Author: Shaquille Bourne

Stiffer penalties, measures to curb alcohol-related road accidents

Stiffer penalties, measures to curb alcohol-related road accidents

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- August 9, 2022

—Intoxicating Liquor Licensing (Amendment) Bill 2022 tabled Government has taken an important legislative step to minimise alcohol-related road accidents and ... Read More

Development priorities for Linden secure – Minister Croal

Development priorities for Linden secure – Minister Croal

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 26, 2022

Region Ten is set to benefit from the same rate of development as the rest of Guyana as it is ... Read More

Guyana, ‘a model’ for economic stewardship amid pandemic – Minister Todd

Guyana, ‘a model’ for economic stewardship amid pandemic – Minister Todd

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 11, 2022

says gov’t committed to addressing cost of living Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hugh Todd said the PPP/C ... Read More

Rose Hall residents urged to tap into SBB grants to raise living standards

Rose Hall residents urged to tap into SBB grants to raise living standards

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 11, 2022

Residents of Rose Hall, East Berbice Corentyne, were on Monday urged to apply for grants through the Small Business Bureau ... Read More

Youths laud opportunities at tech innovation competition

Youths laud opportunities at tech innovation competition

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 27, 2022

- three-day hackathon put environment issues to the fore Three teams of young programmers prevailed to cop the coveted top ... Read More

Region Five residents urged to tap into opportunities to raise living standards

Region Five residents urged to tap into opportunities to raise living standards

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 22, 2022

With Guyana’s economy projected to grow by some 49.7 per cent due to rapid development in the oil and gas ... Read More

$2B approved for call centres, other co-investment projects

$2B approved for call centres, other co-investment projects

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 8, 2022

─ hundreds to gain employment in Regions Two, Six The People’s Progressive Party Civic Administration has made significant strides in ... Read More

800 small businesses to benefit from $300M in SBB grants

800 small businesses to benefit from $300M in SBB grants

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 8, 2022

In a bid to stimulate the growth of small businesses and budding entrepreneurs, the National Assembly has approved government’s proposed ... Read More

Speaker reprimands Opposition for grabbing mace, ‘terrorist’ behaviour

Speaker reprimands Opposition for grabbing mace, ‘terrorist’ behaviour

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 30, 2021

-maintains NRF was properly passed Speaker of the National Assembly, Manzoor Nadir, M.P., on Thursday rebuked the disruptive actions of ... Read More

Albion fisherfolk receive hampers to cushion hardships in sector

Albion fisherfolk receive hampers to cushion hardships in sector

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 20, 2021

Fisherfolk of Albion, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) are the recent beneficiaries of relief hampers distributed on Monday. Senior Minister in ... Read More

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