Tag: Corentyne

Several emergency works to be put in place to ease flooding in Cookrite Savannah

Several emergency works to be put in place to ease flooding in Cookrite Savannah

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 4, 2022

Following a meeting with several cattle farmers from Black Bush Polder on the Corentyne Coast in Region Six, Agriculture Minister, ... Read More

“We will continue to support the rice industry”  Min. Mustapha tells BBP farmers

“We will continue to support the rice industry” Min. Mustapha tells BBP farmers

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 12, 2022

Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha met with rice farmers from Black Bush Polder, Corentyne, Region Six earlier today and assured them ... Read More

Farmers market for Albion – promises reduced prices, wide variety of products

Farmers market for Albion – promises reduced prices, wide variety of products

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 9, 2022

The Ministry of Agriculture will be taking its farmers’ market initiative to the Albion Sport Complex, East Berbice Corentyne (Region ... Read More

Former President Cheddi Jagan remembered for his stellar contribution to Guyana

Former President Cheddi Jagan remembered for his stellar contribution to Guyana

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 7, 2022

Former President, Dr. Cheddi Jagan was remembered for his remarkable contributions to the development of Guyana and the betterment of ... Read More

Brackish water shrimp production advancing in Region Six

Brackish water shrimp production advancing in Region Six

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 6, 2022

The introduction of brackish water shrimp production, which is one of the measures the government has been pushing, is advancing ... Read More

Contracts Awarded for the Construction of 100 Housing Units in Williamsburg, Corentyne

Contracts Awarded for the Construction of 100 Housing Units in Williamsburg, Corentyne

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 6, 2021

Contracts to the tune of some $750 million have been awarded to 13 contractors, for the construction of the first ... Read More

Discussions underway for agro-processing plant at Black Bush Polder

Discussions underway for agro-processing plant at Black Bush Polder

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- July 3, 2021

- community to receive two drainage pumps Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has announced that discussions are ongoing with ... Read More

‘Gov’t remains committed to addressing the needs of our farmers’ – Minister Mustapha

‘Gov’t remains committed to addressing the needs of our farmers’ – Minister Mustapha

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 21, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to addressing the needs of farmers even as many farming areas ... Read More

Government of Guyana Statement

Government of Guyana Statement

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 17, 2021

Today at approximately 10:30 hrs. based upon information received, members of the Guyana Police Force visited the Swiss Hotel, Skeldon, ... Read More

Flood interventions to show results over coming days in Region Six

Flood interventions to show results over coming days in Region Six

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 30, 2021

Residents along the Corentyne Coast can expect floodwaters waters to recede from their homes and farmlands over the coming days, ... Read More

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