Tag: COVID-19

Guyana implemented a suite of measures to contain rising prices amid external shocks

Guyana implemented a suite of measures to contain rising prices amid external shocks

- January 7, 2023

-one of the Caribbean countries which contained inflation to single digits-lower than many countries in the world     As the ... Read More

Updated COVID-19 vaccines expected by month end − Health Minister

Updated COVID-19 vaccines expected by month end − Health Minister

- January 6, 2023

As Guyana and the rest of the world continues to battle against the Coronavirus pandemic the Ministry of Health has ... Read More

COVID-19 travel advisory to Guyana

COVID-19 travel advisory to Guyana

- January 5, 2023

Variants of the SARS-CoC-2 virus continue to emerge worldwide. In light of the present surge in COVID-19 cases in certain ... Read More

Citizens urged to take precautions as COVID cases increase – Min. Anthony

Citizens urged to take precautions as COVID cases increase – Min. Anthony

- December 6, 2022

Health Minister, Dr Frank Anthony during Tuesday’s COVID-19 Update disclosed that there are 161 people who have tested positive for ... Read More

Guyana receives US$200,000 from China to procure medical supplies

Guyana receives US$200,000 from China to procure medical supplies

- November 29, 2022

In an effort to enhance the medical facilities and services in Guyana, China handed over a cash grant to the ... Read More

Gov’t committed to enhancing health surveillance system

Gov’t committed to enhancing health surveillance system

- November 22, 2022

In an effort to foster an improved healthcare system, the Health Ministry in collaboration with the World Health Organisation and ... Read More

Health minister reiterates call for older persons to get boosted

Health minister reiterates call for older persons to get boosted

- November 17, 2022

The government is reiterating the call for older persons, who received their first and second doses at least four to ... Read More

Expanded access to diabetes treatment for 2023 − Dr Anthony

Expanded access to diabetes treatment for 2023 − Dr Anthony

- November 14, 2022

- One-stop diabetic centre on the cards As Guyana joins the rest of the world in observance of World Diabetes ... Read More

Knowledge-based approach necessary to combat climate change

Knowledge-based approach necessary to combat climate change

- October 22, 2022

–  Minister Mustapha says during IICA Dialogue Climate change continues to pose an ever-growing threat to food security and sustainability ... 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.