Tag: cost of living

Prices for chicken, beef, and pork remain stable at local markets

Prices for chicken, beef, and pork remain stable at local markets

- October 30, 2022

Prices for chicken, beef and pork at the local markets remain stable on the market. On Sunday, the Department of ... Read More

$150,000 fisherfolk cash grant distributed in Region Five

$150,000 fisherfolk cash grant distributed in Region Five

- September 23, 2022

- Vice President spearheads exercise at MMA/ADA compound Vice President Dr Bharrat Jagdeo today delivered on a promise of the ... Read More

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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

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