Tag: COVID-19 Cash grant

Hinterland will have the same benefits as the coastland – President Ali

Hinterland will have the same benefits as the coastland – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 17, 2022

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali assured residents of Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) that his Government would ensure that they ... Read More

Announcement of salary increase for Government employees by Senior Minister within the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance Dr. Ashni Singh

Announcement of salary increase for Government employees by Senior Minister within the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance Dr. Ashni Singh

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 18, 2021

My Fellow Guyanese: You would be aware that since the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Government assumed office on August 2, ... Read More

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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 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.