Tag: ACCC

State leaders essential in driving region’s food system – VP

State leaders essential in driving region’s food system – VP

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 20, 2022

Vice President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said for the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) to see a 25 percent reduction in its food ... Read More

Investors from Israel, Ghana, Cameroon ready for Agri-Investment Forum, Expo

Investors from Israel, Ghana, Cameroon ready for Agri-Investment Forum, Expo

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 9, 2022

International investors from Israel, Ghana and Cameroon are ready to travel to Guyana for the first ever Agri-Investment Forum and ... Read More

Gov’t engages importers on Florida certification challenges

Gov’t engages importers on Florida certification challenges

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 30, 2021

The Government is working to ensure hassle-free trade for local manufacturers and importers sourcing goods through Florida, USA.   Attorney ... Read More

Local Content Policy must be set in national development framework – President Ali

Local Content Policy must be set in national development framework – President Ali

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- February 15, 2021

-as stakeholder consultation on draft local content policy opens The Government’s Local Content Policy extends beyond the oil and gas ... Read More

$1.1B to improve sanitation management

$1.1B to improve sanitation management

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 14, 2021

- several waste disposal sites to be upgraded Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, ... Read More

$1.1B for community enhancement programme

$1.1B for community enhancement programme

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 14, 2021

-$522M to strengthen local democratic organs Some $1.1 billion has been allocated for Community Enhancement Workers (CEWs) to continue efforts ... Read More

$500M budgeted for corn, soya bean cultivation

$500M budgeted for corn, soya bean cultivation

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 14, 2021

-$1.2B to support NAREI Hon. Dr. Ashni Singh, Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance ... Read More

$12B for drainage, irrigation development countrywide

$12B for drainage, irrigation development countrywide

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 13, 2021

Guyanese can expect major drainage and irrigation interventions this year with some $12 billion to be made available through the ... Read More

Budget 2021 earmarks $2B critical capital works at GuySuCo

Budget 2021 earmarks $2B critical capital works at GuySuCo

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 12, 2021

This year’s Budget provides an allocation of some $2 billion for critical capital works at the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo). ... Read More

National Assembly passes Law Reform Commission (Amendment) Bill

National Assembly passes Law Reform Commission (Amendment) Bill

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 11, 2021

-divests President of power to appoint full Commission - includes participation of wider society, Amerindians The National Assembly on Thursday ... Read More

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