Tag: budget

Local Government Ministry to redefine its policies to serve all Guyanese

Local Government Ministry to redefine its policies to serve all Guyanese

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 20, 2020

- Minister Dharamlall - Solid Waste Management Bill to be addressed The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development will ... Read More

Gov’t to reinstate gratuity to Cuba-trained doctors – M.P. Ramsaran

Gov’t to reinstate gratuity to Cuba-trained doctors – M.P. Ramsaran

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 15, 2020

Government Member of Parliament, Dr. Bheri Ramsaran, today said doctors who were trained in Cuba and have returned to Guyana ... Read More

Budget 2020 live broadcast

Budget 2020 live broadcast

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 14, 2020

The Department of Public Information (DPI) notes that there has been an attempt to categorize its decision not to carry ... Read More

Reopening of sugar estates was not a political gimmick  – Min. Mustapha

Reopening of sugar estates was not a political gimmick – Min. Mustapha

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 12, 2020

-$5billion assigned to GuySuCo -closed estates to reopened, jobs to be created -$18.4billion allocated to agriculture sector The Guyana Sugar ... Read More

Region 3 welcomes Budget 2020

Region 3 welcomes Budget 2020

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 12, 2020

Residents of Region 3, Essequibo Islands/West Demerara are welcoming this year’s budget as it was designed to revitalise Guyana’s economy. ... Read More

“New vehicular budget measures a sensible move for a developing country like Guyana”

“New vehicular budget measures a sensible move for a developing country like Guyana”

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 10, 2020

-new budget measures to profit car dealerships Vehicle ownership will now be more affordable and accessible thanks to a measure ... Read More

Health sector receives $51.7Billion budget

Health sector receives $51.7Billion budget

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 10, 2020

-to improve the quality of healthcare for all citizens -several programmes to receive funding -West Demerara, Suddie and Bartica Hospitals ... Read More

$2.6Billion to boost Health Ministry’s COVID-19 response

$2.6Billion to boost Health Ministry’s COVID-19 response

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 9, 2020

- $790Million to operationalize the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention - $1.8Million for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) In efforts ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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