Category: Government

Stakeholders engaged on licensing requirements under Local Content Act

Stakeholders engaged on licensing requirements under Local Content Act

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- May 24, 2022

Stakeholders in the petroleum sector on Tuesday, participated in a consultation on the implementation of the Local Content Law- Reporting ... Read More

$82M stelling commissioned at Fort Island

$82M stelling commissioned at Fort Island

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- May 24, 2022

The Ministry of Public Works’, Transport and Harbours Department (T&HD) on Tuesday commissioned the new $84 Million Fort Island stelling ... Read More

Contract signed for cost recovery audits of Exxon’s expenses

Contract signed for cost recovery audits of Exxon’s expenses

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- May 24, 2022

The Ministry of Natural Resources on Tuesday signed a contract with a consortium of Guyanese auditors to the tune of ... Read More

Guyana Fire Service operations boosted with new vehicles

Guyana Fire Service operations boosted with new vehicles

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- May 24, 2022

The work of the Guyana Fire Service (GFS) has been boosted with the procurement of two ambulances, water tenders and ... Read More

Vice President launches part-time jobs initiative in Region Two

Vice President launches part-time jobs initiative in Region Two

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 24, 2022

1,200 additional jobs for Essequibo Coast Vice President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo today officially launched the government's part-time jobs initiative in ... Read More

Agri. Minister orders emergency works in Reg. 5 following instances of flooding due to heavy downpour

Agri. Minister orders emergency works in Reg. 5 following instances of flooding due to heavy downpour

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 24, 2022

  Over the past two days, the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) executed a series of emergency works in ... Read More

Region 9 has potential to become CARICOM’s food capital – Agri Minister

Region 9 has potential to become CARICOM’s food capital – Agri Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- May 24, 2022

The Government of Guyana continues to invest heavily in the agriculture sector, in areas like large-scale vegetable and livestock production, ... Read More

$28.4 M new wing for St Therese primary school

$28.4 M new wing for St Therese primary school

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 24, 2022

The St. Therese Primary School in New Amsterdam, Region Six is expected to get a new wing at a cost ... Read More

Region Three contractors laud gov’t for creating job opportunities

Region Three contractors laud gov’t for creating job opportunities

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- May 24, 2022

Contractors from Region Three (Essequibo Islands/West Demerara) are thanking the government for ensuring infrastructural development and creation of job opportunities ... Read More

Local Content Secretariat fully operationalised

Local Content Secretariat fully operationalised

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- May 24, 2022

─ Min Bharrat urges companies to register The Local Content Secretariat – the body responsible for overseeing and implementing Guyana's ... Read More

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