Tag: 2020

Child Protection Week to be observed from Sept. 20-26

Child Protection Week to be observed from Sept. 20-26

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2020

Theme: “Protecting Children and Empowering Families to Cope with the Global Pandemic”    The Ministry of Human Services and Social ... Read More

PPP kept promises to reverse taxes – Minister Teixeira

PPP kept promises to reverse taxes – Minister Teixeira

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 19, 2020

− billions of dollars returning to Guyanese Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Hon. Gail Teixeira defended the Government’s move ... Read More

Amaila Falls Hydropower Project to be completed

Amaila Falls Hydropower Project to be completed

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2020

− other potential hydropower projects being explored - Prime Minister Phillips Prime Minister, Brigadier Retired Mark Phillips Prime Minister Brigadier ... Read More

Single-window permit, licensing system sees progress

Single-window permit, licensing system sees progress

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 19, 2020

-AG heads legislative team -incentive for investors -system to see electronic upgrade The government has made progress on the implementation ... Read More

2,000+ land transports and titles to be distributed in next 4 months

2,000+ land transports and titles to be distributed in next 4 months

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 19, 2020

-2020 Budget caters for improved housing sector The Ministry of Housing and Water’s Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) will ... Read More

Budget 2020 assures prosperity for all Guyanese – Minister Edghill

Budget 2020 assures prosperity for all Guyanese – Minister Edghill

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 18, 2020

-urges Opposition support After five days of heated debates on the$329.5 billion Emergency Budget, Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop ... Read More

COVID-19 test results now available in 24 – 48 hours – Health Minister

COVID-19 test results now available in 24 – 48 hours – Health Minister

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 18, 2020

− backlog cleared - tests, results for frontline workers prioritised Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. ... Read More

More than 30,000 register for online courses – Min. Manickchand

More than 30,000 register for online courses – Min. Manickchand

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 18, 2020

Minister of Education, Hon. Priya Manickchand says 31,438 Guyanese are currently registered in the Ministry’s recently launched virtual learning initiative ... 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.