Category: Ministry of the Presidency

Dept. of Environment, Office of Climate Change to be merged

Dept. of Environment, Office of Climate Change to be merged

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 8, 2020

—LCDS to guide climate actions —Gov’t re-engaging Norway on GRIF The Government is merging the Department of Environment and the ... Read More

Press Release – EPA Issues Environmental Permit for the Payara Project

Press Release – EPA Issues Environmental Permit for the Payara Project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2020

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on September, 24, 2020, issued an Environmental Permit valid for 5 years, to Esso Exploration ... Read More

Selection of Finance Minister ongoing – President Ali

Selection of Finance Minister ongoing – President Ali

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 5, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 While a Finance Minister was absent from the swearing-in ceremony of cabinet members on ... Read More

GDF remains an apolitical national institution – says Brigadier Bess

GDF remains an apolitical national institution – says Brigadier Bess

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 4, 2020

─ reminds staff of their obligations to the nation  DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 With the swearing-in of Guyana’s ... Read More

Outgoing Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo hands over keys to official residence

Outgoing Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo hands over keys to official residence

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 3, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 3, 2020 Significant to the transitional phase of the new People’s Progressive Party government, outgoing Prime Minister Hon. Moses Nagamootoo today handed over the key to the official ... Read More

On the job

On the job

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 3, 2020

—President Irfaan Ali begins first day in office —meets with staff  DPI Guyana, August 3, 2020 His Excellency, President Mohammed ... Read More

STATEMENT BY OUTGOING PRESIDENT DAVID GRANGER

STATEMENT BY OUTGOING PRESIDENT DAVID GRANGER

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 2, 2020

Guyanese, I have seen the ‘declaration’ issued by the Chairman of the Elections Commission, Justice (Ret’d) Claudette Singh, SC, CCH, ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.