Tag: Caribbean Development Bank

Significant progress made with driving regional agri-food systems agenda all while battling global pandemic

Significant progress made with driving regional agri-food systems agenda all while battling global pandemic

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- January 7, 2022

- CARICOM MTF pushes for large-scale corn and soya bean production, agriculture insurance During the thirty-second Inter-sessional Meeting held last ... Read More

Gov’t will ensure diverse, resilient economy – Finance Minister tells CDB President

Gov’t will ensure diverse, resilient economy – Finance Minister tells CDB President

Kemol King Kemol King- July 10, 2021

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Hon. Dr. Ashni Singh says the Government’s vision ... Read More

US$112.4M Linden-Mabura Road loan document presented to National Assembly

US$112.4M Linden-Mabura Road loan document presented to National Assembly

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 10, 2021

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Hon. Dr. Ashni Singh on Thursday presented the ... Read More

TVET goes online!

TVET goes online!

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 16, 2021

-ICT equipment given to TVET institutions for online learning The Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions across Guyana ... Read More

CDC activates the NEOC for COVID-19 response

CDC activates the NEOC for COVID-19 response

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 31, 2020

—hosts meeting with International and Non-Governmental Partners. In light of the increasing number of confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus ... Read More

Feasibility study on seawall rehabilitation moving ahead

Feasibility study on seawall rehabilitation moving ahead

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 25, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, September 25, 2019 The rehabilitation and reconstruction of the seawall from Kingston to Ogle is progressing; as ... Read More

$160M contract signed to bolster Mahaicony sea defences

$160M contract signed to bolster Mahaicony sea defences

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 13, 2019

─ 329 metres of riprap structure to be constructed ─ works will span 6 months DPI, Guyana, Thursday, June 13, ... Read More

City Hall to collaborate with Tourism Authority for CDB grant

City Hall to collaborate with Tourism Authority for CDB grant

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 23, 2019

─ to beautify the city and boost tourism By Kipenie Jordan DPI, Guyana, Thursday, May 23, 2019 Director of the ... Read More

Leguan Island protected from flooding; 8 miles of roads done

Leguan Island protected from flooding; 8 miles of roads done

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 17, 2019

─ Gov’t oversees 9 sea defence projects to protect island ─ $800M from Caribbean Development Bank for sea defences on ... Read More

BNTF 9 – improving the lives of vulnerable Guyanese 

BNTF 9 – improving the lives of vulnerable Guyanese 

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 3, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 3, 2019 The ninth cycle of the Basic Needs Trust Fund (BNTF) project in Guyana will ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.