Tag: Agriculture

Govt Ministers engage Mayor, other City officials on flooding in G/Town

Govt Ministers engage Mayor, other City officials on flooding in G/Town

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 17, 2021

- Agri. Minister says Mayor’s responses to concerns unacceptable - urges M&CC not to play politics when executing responsibilities  Following ... Read More

Ministry of Agriculture advisory on persistent rainfall over the last 12 hours

Ministry of Agriculture advisory on persistent rainfall over the last 12 hours

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 16, 2021

The Ministry of Agriculture wishes to advise residents of Georgetown and its environs that following persistent rainfall over the last ... Read More

PM says PUC webinar series will help Guyana raise the bar of service quality

PM says PUC webinar series will help Guyana raise the bar of service quality

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 11, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips today applauded the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) monthly webinar series and noted that it ... Read More

Go-Invest launches ‘Invest 55’

Go-Invest launches ‘Invest 55’

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- May 25, 2021

─ to promote investment opportunities across sectors The Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest) has launched ‘Invest 55’ in observance of ... Read More

$75M for heavy-duty bridge, other infrastructure at Leguan – Min Dharamlall

$75M for heavy-duty bridge, other infrastructure at Leguan – Min Dharamlall

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 22, 2021

Some $75 million has been allocated to build a heavy-duty bridge, a reinforced concrete culvert with sluice doors and other ... Read More

National high-level dialogue seen as an excellent opportunity to discuss actions needed to transform Guyana’s food system

National high-level dialogue seen as an excellent opportunity to discuss actions needed to transform Guyana’s food system

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 11, 2021

- “adopting a “food systems approach” rather than an individual sector - Minister Mustapha Earlier today, stakeholders from Guyana and ... Read More

Food production a key priority of Government – President Ali

Food production a key priority of Government – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 10, 2021

- Says administration ready to facilitate growth and development of sector His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali today emphasised on the importance of ... Read More

Gov’t will return agriculture to its rightful place in local economy – Dr. Singh

Gov’t will return agriculture to its rightful place in local economy – Dr. Singh

Kemol King Kemol King- May 9, 2021

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Hon. Dr. Ashni Singh says the PPP/C Government ... Read More

National Dialogue hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture to inform on groundbreaking UN Summit on the Future of Food

National Dialogue hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture to inform on groundbreaking UN Summit on the Future of Food

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 5, 2021

As food systems around the world continue to recover from the shock of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Agriculture ... Read More

Steps taken to better equip GLDA’s Epidemiology Unit

Steps taken to better equip GLDA’s Epidemiology Unit

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 4, 2021

- to increase disease surveillance efforts, animal treatment capabilities The Government is investing in boosting the capacity of the Guyana ... Read More

Agri. Ministry signs close to $400 million in contracts

Agri. Ministry signs close to $400 million in contracts

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 29, 2021

- contractors urged to provide products and services within contractual timeframe  The Ministry of Agriculture on Wednesday inked close to ... Read More

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