Tag: cost of living

Gov’t interventions providing relief for vulnerable groups amid rising cost of living

Gov’t interventions providing relief for vulnerable groups amid rising cost of living

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- May 17, 2022

─ farmers, residents in hinterland severely affected Two of the new relief measures announced by the government on Monday, the ... Read More

Guyana, ‘a model’ for economic stewardship amid pandemic – Minister Todd

Guyana, ‘a model’ for economic stewardship amid pandemic – Minister Todd

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 11, 2022

says gov’t committed to addressing cost of living Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hugh Todd said the PPP/C ... Read More

Drivers laud Govt’s decision to remove excise tax from fuel

Drivers laud Govt’s decision to remove excise tax from fuel

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- March 24, 2022

─ welcome reduction in fuel prices As the PPP/C Government continues to implement mechanisms to alleviate the rise in cost ... Read More

Reduction in excise tax on diesel, gasoline another measure to cushion effect of rising cost of living – Vice President

Reduction in excise tax on diesel, gasoline another measure to cushion effect of rising cost of living – Vice President

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- March 24, 2022

The reduction in excise tax on diesel and gasoline to zero is another step by the government to cushion the ... Read More

Gov’t will continue to buffer effects of rise in cost of living – Minister Edghill

Gov’t will continue to buffer effects of rise in cost of living – Minister Edghill

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 19, 2022

Residents of Region Two have been assured that government will continue to implement measures to buffer the effects of the ... Read More

Price control not an option to ease cost of living – Attorney General

Price control not an option to ease cost of living – Attorney General

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- March 17, 2022

─ reduction in duty and excise taxes to be reviewed The significant rise in the cost of living has taken ... Read More

$5B budgeted to address rising cost of living – President Ali

$5B budgeted to address rising cost of living – President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 6, 2022

President, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali said government is not turning a blind eye to the rise in cost of living ... Read More

Budget 2022 is about removing burdens from citizens’ lives – President Ali

Budget 2022 is about removing burdens from citizens’ lives – President Ali

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- January 25, 2022

-cost of living to be addressed President, Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali said Tuesday that ‘Budget 2022’ will set aside “resources” ... Read More

More jobs, disposable income available now than when PPP/C took office – VP Jagdeo

More jobs, disposable income available now than when PPP/C took office – VP Jagdeo

Kemol King Kemol King- January 22, 2022

Vice President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said that there are more jobs now than when the PPP/C assumed office in August ... Read More

Coalition took back their salary increases through taxes, fines and penalties

Coalition took back their salary increases through taxes, fines and penalties

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 26, 2021

-Robin Hood management - Min. Bharrat Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat today reminded the National Assembly that Budget ... Read More

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