Tag: Budget 2020

Treatment of other chronic diseases not overshadowed by COVID-19 fight

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- November 5, 2020

- Dr. Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony, has said that even as Government is focused on curbing ... Read More

Contracts for major housing projects to be signed early November

Contracts for major housing projects to be signed early November

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- October 25, 2020

—Minister Croal to engage contractors on way forward —land preparations to commence over next 2 months —LED light installations streamlined ... Read More

Success squatters to receive lands

Success squatters to receive lands

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- October 1, 2020

– says CH&PA CEO – CH&PA hosts housing drive at Chateau Margot, application fees waived Scores of residents from Success, ... Read More

New NPTAB considering electronic submissions for bidders

New NPTAB considering electronic submissions for bidders

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 29, 2020

The newly installed National Procurement and Tender Administration Board (NPTAB) is positioning itself to facilitate electronic submissions of bids as ... Read More

Budget 2020 ‘a people’s budget’

Budget 2020 ‘a people’s budget’

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 27, 2020

-Economist Dhanraj Singh The Government’s Emergency Budget 2020 is one which reprioritises the people while outlining an allocation of resources ... Read More

Labour Ministry to be revamped

Labour Ministry to be revamped

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 26, 2020

The Ministry of Labour will be taking an aggressive approach to capacity building to ensure that Guyana has a resilient ... Read More

Guyana looking to become an education leader

Guyana looking to become an education leader

Shantelle Stanley Shantelle Stanley- September 25, 2020

-to ensure equity in learning The Ministry of Education intends to improve the quality of Guyana’s education system to a ... Read More

Budget provides risk allowances for frontline health workers  -Dr. Anthony

Budget provides risk allowances for frontline health workers -Dr. Anthony

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 23, 2020

Some $150 million has been included in Budget 2020 for frontline health workers in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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