Category: Offbeat

Budget Day is Wednesday January 26

Budget Day is Wednesday January 26

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 21, 2022

Senior Finance Minister Dr. Ashni K. Singh has announced that Budget Day for this year will be Wednesday January 26, ... Read More

Land titles, extension for eight Amerindian communities

Land titles, extension for eight Amerindian communities

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 24, 2021

Three Amerindian communities will receive land titles for the first time, while extensions will be granted to five other communities, ... Read More

Tourism is a lucrative sector – Minister Walrond

Tourism is a lucrative sector – Minister Walrond

Paul Langevine Paul Langevine- November 6, 2021

-as she leads Essequibo familiarisation tour Guyana's beauty must be showcased, so that the country can earn more through tourism, ... Read More

15 Region Eight communities receive tractors to boost development

15 Region Eight communities receive tractors to boost development

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 21, 2021

The Ministry of Amerindian Affairs distributed 15 tractors to various villages in Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni). Among villages benefitting were Bamboo ... Read More

Vaccination best option to save lives, exit Covid pandemic – President Ali

Vaccination best option to save lives, exit Covid pandemic – President Ali

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- May 7, 2021

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has said the best option of Guyana exiting the COVID-19 pandemic is vaccination. He ... Read More

Improvement to Region 5 sectors with approval of $3.7Billion

Improvement to Region 5 sectors with approval of $3.7Billion

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 13, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, December 13, 2018 The Mahaica-Berbice has been granted the sum of $3.7Billion to improve its public infrastructure, ... Read More

Every member of society can anticipate a brighter future– Min Bulkan

Every member of society can anticipate a brighter future– Min Bulkan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 7, 2018

DPI, Wednesday December 6, 2018   Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan addressing the National Assembly, in support of Budget 2019, ... Read More

UG, other institutions form higher education consortium

UG, other institutions form higher education consortium

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 19, 2018

To prepare for first oil DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 19, 2018 The University of Guyana (UG) today teamed up with ... Read More

Grandstanding attempt to gain political mileage – Min. Greenidge

Grandstanding attempt to gain political mileage – Min. Greenidge

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 19, 2018

─ Game played by the Opposition by not respecting the law which states that Constitutional Agencies be given lumps sums ... Read More

Budget 2019 consultations continue, GPSU submits wish list

Budget 2019 consultations continue, GPSU submits wish list

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 7, 2018

─ Minister Sharma says consultations satisfactory ─ Higher wages, better working conditions priorities for GPSU DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 7, ... Read More

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