Tag: Budget estimates

$70M for critical services for children

$70M for critical services for children

Ayana George Ayana George- September 27, 2020

Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Hon. Dr. Vindhya Persaud says $70 million have been allocated to provide services ... Read More

$5.6M in auxiliary support for children in State care

$5.6M in auxiliary support for children in State care

Ayana George Ayana George- September 26, 2020

Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Hon. Dr. Vindhya Persaud has said some $5.6 million will be used to ... Read More

Over $500M for roads, drainage in Regions 5, 6 -Minister Dharamlall

Over $500M for roads, drainage in Regions 5, 6 -Minister Dharamlall

Ayana George Ayana George- September 26, 2020

Over $500 million will be spent to enhance agricultural services in farming communities in Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) and Region Six ... Read More

Region Nine Toshaos and Councillors to receive stipend increase

Region Nine Toshaos and Councillors to receive stipend increase

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 24, 2020

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall, ... Read More

All construction of police stations to be completed by year end

All construction of police stations to be completed by year end

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 14, 2018

- buildings being outfitted to accommodate female officers - rooms outfitted to deal with sensitive matters DPI, Guyana, Friday, December ... Read More

School feeding programme to benefit all of Guyana- Dr. Nicolette Henry

School feeding programme to benefit all of Guyana- Dr. Nicolette Henry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 12, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Education Minister Dr. Nicolette Henry today defended allocations to the school feeding programme, saying ... Read More

222 loans disbursed, 559 grants issued under MSED programme 

222 loans disbursed, 559 grants issued under MSED programme 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 11, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Two hundred and twenty-two loans along with 559 grants were so far made available ... Read More

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