Category: Ministry of Finance

Gov’t working to improve NIS services -Dr. Ashni Singh

Gov’t working to improve NIS services -Dr. Ashni Singh

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- May 23, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh is working with the National ... Read More

NIS takes outreach to Region 5

NIS takes outreach to Region 5

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 22, 2022

Scores of residents of Region Five flocked a National Insurance Scheme (NIS) outreach on Sunday, to have their issues resolved, ... Read More

Employers urged to adhere to NIS compliance requirements

Employers urged to adhere to NIS compliance requirements

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- May 21, 2022

Employers have been called on “to get their houses in order” as it relates to compliance with the National Insurance ... Read More

Tax Amendment Bill passed – revenue stamps no longer required on retail receipts

Tax Amendment Bill passed – revenue stamps no longer required on retail receipts

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- May 18, 2022

Business owners are no longer required to affix revenue stamps to receipts for retail purchases. This change was brought about ... Read More

Guyana set to resume manganese export after 54 years

Guyana set to resume manganese export after 54 years

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- May 12, 2022

─ three major gold operations also being established Guyana is set to resume the exportation of manganese as government seeks ... Read More

PSC remains a partner in Guyana’s development – Minister Singh

PSC remains a partner in Guyana’s development – Minister Singh

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- May 12, 2022

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has been reassured that it remains a partner with government for national development. This assurance ... Read More

Benefits from oil and gas will be geographically decentralised – Finance Minister

Benefits from oil and gas will be geographically decentralised – Finance Minister

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- April 29, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh said thousands of Guyanese are ... Read More

‘Now is the opportune time to invest in Guyana’ – Minister Singh tells investors

‘Now is the opportune time to invest in Guyana’ – Minister Singh tells investors

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- April 28, 2022

─ at launch of first female-owned insurance company Senior Minister within the Office of the President with Responsibility for Finance, ... Read More

Guyana on track for 47.2 percent GDP growth this year – IMF Report

Guyana on track for 47.2 percent GDP growth this year – IMF Report

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- April 20, 2022

Guyana’s economy remains resilient in the face of global economic tensions, and is on track to seeing a 47.2 percent ... Read More

Minister Singh calls for visible reinvention of NIS

Minister Singh calls for visible reinvention of NIS

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- April 17, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh, M.P, has called for a ... Read More

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