Tag: budget

$22.6B ready to convert Agri-sector – Minister Mustapha

$22.6B ready to convert Agri-sector – Minister Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 5, 2021

The National Assembly’s approval of the $22.6 billion allocation for agriculture will transform the sector, creating jobs, mechanisms for agricultural ... Read More

Budget 2021 boosts efforts to provide reliable power supply

Budget 2021 boosts efforts to provide reliable power supply

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 2, 2021

Through Budget 2021, Government will be investing heavily to upgrade power generation systems throughout the country. Providing more reliable electricity ... Read More

$22.6 B would realise diversified, resilient, competitive agriculture sector – Minister Mustapha

$22.6 B would realise diversified, resilient, competitive agriculture sector – Minister Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 24, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha says the 2021 budgetary allocation of $22.6 billion would transform the sector into becoming ... Read More

Gov’t pushing large-scale livestock farming with $806M allocation

Gov’t pushing large-scale livestock farming with $806M allocation

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 21, 2021

The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) is embarking on large-scale rearing of livestock this year and intends to partner with ... Read More

Proposed $2B budgetary sum would ensure better performing sugar factories – Minister Mustapha

Proposed $2B budgetary sum would ensure better performing sugar factories – Minister Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 17, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has said the proposed $2 billion budgeted for critical capital works at the Guyana ... Read More

Over $1.5B budgeted for solar electricity in Amerindian communities

Over $1.5B budgeted for solar electricity in Amerindian communities

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 14, 2021

−as Government expands affordable, reliable energy The Government of Guyana intends to advance its plans to diversify the energy sector ... Read More

$25,000 public servants’ grant is Gov’t catering to the needs of its people  – AG Nandlall

$25,000 public servants’ grant is Gov’t catering to the needs of its people – AG Nandlall

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 1, 2021

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall SC says the $25,000 one-off grant for public servants ... Read More

GNBS outlines expectations for importation of used tyres

GNBS outlines expectations for importation of used tyres

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 25, 2020

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) has outlined its expectations for the importation of used tyres in keeping with ... Read More

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

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

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