Category: Ministry of Public Works

Minister Edghill debunks Opposition ownership of Gov’t projects

Minister Edghill debunks Opposition ownership of Gov’t projects

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 26, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill has rejected his predecessor’s assertion that the flagship projects under the PPP/C ... Read More

Budget 2021 is a ‘template for development’ – Minister Indar

Budget 2021 is a ‘template for development’ – Minister Indar

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 25, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Hon. Deodat Indar says Budget 2021 is a significant tool that will guide ... Read More

Gov’t invites bids for sea, river defence maintenance

Gov’t invites bids for sea, river defence maintenance

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 24, 2021

—works to be done in Regions 3, 4, 5, 6 The PPP/C Administration has put maintenance of the nation’s sea ... Read More

Trading can resume with reopening of Guyana-Surname ferry service

Trading can resume with reopening of Guyana-Surname ferry service

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 22, 2021

- Min. Edghill Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill is urging local businesses involved in trade and other ... Read More

Gov’t not accepting “bluff and fluff” work – Minister Edghill

Gov’t not accepting “bluff and fluff” work – Minister Edghill

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- February 21, 2021

- contractors must be held accountable - need development partners in building Guyana Minister of Public Works Hon. Bishop Juan ... Read More

Stranded Guyanese return home as Guyana-Suriname ferry service resumes

Stranded Guyanese return home as Guyana-Suriname ferry service resumes

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 21, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill says Government went above and beyond to ensure its citizens stranded in ... Read More

Major sea, river defence works planned for $5.1B allocation

Major sea, river defence works planned for $5.1B allocation

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- February 20, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill has said the $5.1 billion allocated to the Ministry for sea and ... Read More

Guyana/Suriname Travel Advisory

Guyana/Suriname Travel Advisory

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 18, 2021

The Ministry of Public Works and the Canawaima Ferry Service Inc. are pleased to announce the resumption of a regular ... Read More

Minister Edghill berates contractor for sluggish work on Leguan stelling

Minister Edghill berates contractor for sluggish work on Leguan stelling

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 18, 2021

-six-month contract signed in November 2018 -work plan to be revised following contractor’s request for extension More than two years ... Read More

Minister Edghill resolves $31.6M road rehab issues in No. 2 Village

Minister Edghill resolves $31.6M road rehab issues in No. 2 Village

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 17, 2021

―contractor, Clerk of Works, engineer urged to work according to Bill of Quantities Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan ... Read More

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