Author: Synieka Thorne

“We were taxing education and health…how crazy is that”

“We were taxing education and health…how crazy is that”

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 10, 2020

- Economist hails removal of burdensome taxes in Budget 2020 The rolling back of burdensome tax measures, implemented over the ... Read More

Amerindians told lofty promises and sold candy dreams for the last 5 years – Min. Edghill

Amerindians told lofty promises and sold candy dreams for the last 5 years – Min. Edghill

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 10, 2020

- PPP/C Government more committed to the prosperity of Amerindians - will redouble efforts for their economic and social development ... Read More

Minister Sukhai announces big plans for Amerindians in Budget 2020

Minister Sukhai announces big plans for Amerindians in Budget 2020

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 6, 2020

- 40 relief hampers distributed to Fairview village Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Pauline Sukhai travelled to Fairview Village in ... Read More

Presidential grants to be increased

Presidential grants to be increased

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 5, 2020

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Pauline Sukhai with Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly and Advisor to the Government of ... Read More

Government to fund small cottage industries projects led by women

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 3, 2020

The Government will soon be funding projects for cottage industries led by women so that they can secure their livelihoods. ... Read More

$US10M line of credit reprogrammed to reintroduce solar panel, laptop programmes in Indigenous villages

$US10M line of credit reprogrammed to reintroduce solar panel, laptop programmes in Indigenous villages

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 2, 2020

The PPP/C Government will be reintroducing the solar panel and the one laptop programmes in Indigenous villages across the country, ... Read More

COVID-19 measures aimed directly at hinterland soon to be implemented – President Ali

COVID-19 measures aimed directly at hinterland soon to be implemented – President Ali

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 1, 2020

—Heritage Month 2020 marks return to comprehensive Amerindian development. President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed ... Read More

More robust development for Amerindians under PPP/C Gov’t – Min. Sukhai

More robust development for Amerindians under PPP/C Gov’t – Min. Sukhai

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 1, 2020

The People Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) government will address existing challenges in Amerindian villages. This commitment was made by Minister of ... Read More

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