Category: Ministry of Public Works

Patterson’s enduring wail for attention is unbecoming – Min. Edghill

Patterson’s enduring wail for attention is unbecoming – Min. Edghill

- December 8, 2022

Dear Editor, Please allow me a moment to respond to a letter published in Wednesday’s Stabroek newspaper captioned “At end ... Read More

No fare increase for water taxis

No fare increase for water taxis

- December 7, 2022

The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) has noted with concern that some operators are requesting more than the approved fare of ... Read More

Public Works Minister, Bishop Juan Edghill, urges more cooperation in the area of regional trade at UNCTAD

Public Works Minister, Bishop Juan Edghill, urges more cooperation in the area of regional trade at UNCTAD

- December 6, 2022

Public Works Minister, Bishop Juan Edghill United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) “UNCTAD’s Review of Maritime Transport 2022” ... Read More

$18.2B to improve roads under Miscellaneous Roads/Drainage programme

$18.2B to improve roads under Miscellaneous Roads/Drainage programme

- December 5, 2022

- $28B for offset operational costs, security services, advance major road projects Communities in the ten administrative regions will benefit ... Read More

$50M contract signed for construction of ‘Blacka Bridge’

$50M contract signed for construction of ‘Blacka Bridge’

- December 4, 2022

– residents commend swift action by gov't Permanent Secretary of the Public Works Ministry, Vladim Persaud on Sunday signed a ... Read More

Minister Edghill commends Sophia residents for supporting clean up efforts

Minister Edghill commends Sophia residents for supporting clean up efforts

- December 4, 2022

– Shop owners must provide garbage receptacles for customers The Public Works Ministry on Sunday coordinated another community enhancement exercise ... Read More

‘We have to get the work done to keep our communities clean’ – Min Indar

‘We have to get the work done to keep our communities clean’ – Min Indar

- December 4, 2022

As part of the PPP/C Government’s agenda of enhancing communities across the country, a clean up campaign was led by ... Read More

Five-day Electric Vehicle Repair Training wraps up

Five-day Electric Vehicle Repair Training wraps up

- December 3, 2022

Thirteen trainees received certificates for their successful completion of a Level Three Hybrid and Electric Vehicle training programme on Friday ... Read More

Parika/Bartica online ferry booking service commences

Parika/Bartica online ferry booking service commences

- December 3, 2022

The PPP/C Administration, through the Public Works Ministry, is committed to improving ferry services countrywide. As a further demonstration of ... Read More

Over $356M in contracts signed for upgrades to Parika, Leonora markets

Over $356M in contracts signed for upgrades to Parika, Leonora markets

- December 2, 2022

Residents and vendors in Region Three will benefit from upgrades to the Parika and Leonora markets. The two contracts for ... Read More

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