Tag: COVID-19 Cash grant

40,500 ‘pink slip’ recipients for second phase COVID-19 relief grant

40,500 ‘pink slip’ recipients for second phase COVID-19 relief grant

Lennox Gasper Lennox Gasper- May 18, 2021

The Ministry of Finance has revealed that an estimated 40,565 families will benefit from the second phase of the Government’s ... Read More

Region 10 Amerindian communities receive $92M from COVID-19 fund

Region 10 Amerindian communities receive $92M from COVID-19 fund

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 1, 2021

Toshaos across Region 10, on Monday, welcomed a $92 million injection into their local economies through the Government’s one-off COVID-19 ... Read More

27 Moruca villages receive one-off $225M COVID-19 relief grant

27 Moruca villages receive one-off $225M COVID-19 relief grant

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- January 29, 2021

-to boost economic, social development in Amerindian communities Twenty-seven villages in Moruca sub-district, Barima-Waini (Region One) benefited from a total ... Read More

Audit of COVID-19 cash grant ‘pink forms’ almost complete  -Minister Dharamlall

Audit of COVID-19 cash grant ‘pink forms’ almost complete -Minister Dharamlall

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 15, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall says the audit of the query forms (pink slips) for ... Read More

Covid cash grant distribution for Georgetown before month-end  -Min Dharamlall

Covid cash grant distribution for Georgetown before month-end -Min Dharamlall

Neola Damon Neola Damon- January 8, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall has said that residents of Georgetown will start receiving their ... Read More

Update on National COVID-19 Cash Grant

Update on National COVID-19 Cash Grant

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 20, 2020

Distribution of Government’s national COVID-19 cash grant commenced in the Hinterland Regions (Regions 1,7,8 and 9) and then progressed to ... Read More

Nearly $190M in COVID-19 cash grants distributed in Region Nine

Nearly $190M in COVID-19 cash grants distributed in Region Nine

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 24, 2020

The Government has successfully distributed COVID-19 relief cash grants totalling some $190 million to households in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo ... Read More

COVID-19 cash grant strengthening economy- Minister Teixeira

COVID-19 cash grant strengthening economy- Minister Teixeira

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- November 16, 2020

The $4.5 billion set aside by the Government for COVID-19 relief cash grant distribution is finding its way back into ... Read More

COVID-19 grant distribution starts next week in Region Five

COVID-19 grant distribution starts next week in Region Five

Neola Damon Neola Damon- November 12, 2020

─Region Four to follow   More than 200,000 Region Four and Five residents are to start receiving the Government’s $25,000 ... Read More

COVID-19 grant distribution: Query forms to address multiple family households

COVID-19 grant distribution: Query forms to address multiple family households

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- October 12, 2020

Multiple families living in one household will be able to benefit from the Government’s $25,000 COVID-19 relief cash grant, once ... 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.