Tag: 2021

Over $18M in ‘Because We Care’ distributed at Amelia’s Ward

Over $18M in ‘Because We Care’ distributed at Amelia’s Ward

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- July 23, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Deodat Indar MP, on Thursday spearheaded the distribution of over $18 million to ... Read More

‘Because We Care’ cash grant making ends meet for Lindeners

‘Because We Care’ cash grant making ends meet for Lindeners

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 23, 2021

Government’s ‘Because We Care’ cash grant will be making ends meet for hundreds of parents in the mining town of ... Read More

“Education is power” Min. McCoy tells Region 10 parents

“Education is power” Min. McCoy tells Region 10 parents

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 22, 2021

- Because We Care cash grants distributed Minister of Public Affairs Kwame McCoy MP has identified education as a critical ... Read More

CDC receives cash, other donations to aid flood relief efforts

CDC receives cash, other donations to aid flood relief efforts

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- July 22, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Thursday received some $10.1 million (US$50,500) and a quantity of food and sanitisation items ... Read More

New oil and gas training centre to open avenues for locals

New oil and gas training centre to open avenues for locals

Kemol King Kemol King- July 22, 2021

A new oil and gas training centre, which is expected to create new opportunities for locals, was today commissioned by ... Read More

GWI advances well drilling at Five Miles, Bartica

GWI advances well drilling at Five Miles, Bartica

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 22, 2021

Close to 100 households in the community of Five Miles, Bartica, Region 7 may soon benefit from access to potable ... Read More

Festival City Health Centre to be upgraded to Polyclinic

Festival City Health Centre to be upgraded to Polyclinic

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- July 22, 2021

The Health Ministry’s plan for the upgrading of the Festival City Health Centre to a Polyclinic is set to be ... Read More

Four expectant mothers being treated for COVID-19 at GPHC

Four expectant mothers being treated for COVID-19 at GPHC

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- July 22, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony MP, says four obstetric patients are being treated for COVID-19 at the Georgetown Public ... Read More

Eid-ul-Adha 2021 Message by His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Eid-ul-Adha 2021 Message by His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 21, 2021

Sacrifice and Sharing As-Salaamu-Alaikum! Eid Mubarak, Eid Mubarak, Eid Mubarak! I am pleased to be extending Eid greetings to all ... Read More

Education Minister disappointed by GTU Protest

Education Minister disappointed by GTU Protest

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 20, 2021

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand MP has expressed disappointment over a protest by members of the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU), ... Read More

$12M in grants disbursed through Green Business Tech Fund

$12M in grants disbursed through Green Business Tech Fund

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- July 20, 2021

The Small Business Bureau (SBB) on Tuesday presented 12 persons a total of $12 million through its Green Tech Fund. ... 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.