Category: Ministry of Tourism, Industry and Commerce

PSC applauds Government’s agreements with the US

PSC applauds Government’s agreements with the US

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 23, 2020

The local private sector believes there is much room for growth in Guyana, and all that is needed is the ... Read More

Hinterland communities to access small business fund

Hinterland communities to access small business fund

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 22, 2020

The Ministry of Tourism, Industry and Commerce has allocated $172 million for the Small Business Bureau (SBB) to provide grants ... Read More

$21.8M allocated to bring Tourism Sector in line with COVID-19 protocols

$21.8M allocated to bring Tourism Sector in line with COVID-19 protocols

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 19, 2020

- Minister Walrond - local tourism to be boosted - employment to be created in hospitality sector Minister of Tourism, ... Read More

Guyana, Barbados consumer agencies sign cooperation agreement

Guyana, Barbados consumer agencies sign cooperation agreement

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- September 19, 2020

Director CCAC Dawn Kush signs the MOU in the presence of Competition Policy Officer Anil Sukhdeo Guyana’s Competition and Consumer ... Read More

Guyana featured among Conde Nast holiday destinations for 2021

Guyana featured among Conde Nast holiday destinations for 2021

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- September 11, 2020

For the second year in a row, global travel magazine ‘Condé Nast Traveler’ has listed Guyana as one of its ... Read More

“We were taxing education and health…how crazy is that”

“We were taxing education and health…how crazy is that”

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 10, 2020

- Economist hails removal of burdensome taxes in Budget 2020 The rolling back of burdensome tax measures, implemented over the ... Read More

“New vehicular budget measures a sensible move for a developing country like Guyana”

“New vehicular budget measures a sensible move for a developing country like Guyana”

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 10, 2020

-new budget measures to profit car dealerships Vehicle ownership will now be more affordable and accessible thanks to a measure ... Read More

Over $400 million for Small Business Support

Over $400 million for Small Business Support

Shantelle Stanley Shantelle Stanley- September 9, 2020

- $100 Million for the Small Business Development Fund - $212.1 Million to the Small Business Bureau - $105 million ... Read More

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