Tag: Department of Culture

Using local talent to celebrate Emancipation

Using local talent to celebrate Emancipation

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- July 30, 2020

-Head wraps: from a mark of enslavement to a symbol of empowerment and fashion DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 30, 2020 ... Read More

Emancipation 2020 celebrations to go virtual

Emancipation 2020 celebrations to go virtual

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 24, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 24, 2020 Director of Culture Tamika Boatswain Guyanese will soon enjoy a week filled with exciting ... Read More

Maxi William aims to be ‘King of the Jubilee’

Maxi William aims to be ‘King of the Jubilee’

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 8, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, February 8, 2020 As the days count down to Guyana’s 50th Republic anniversary, those still undecided about ... Read More

5Bs seeing results

5Bs seeing results

Neola Damon Neola Damon- December 2, 2019

− Hot meals programme contributes to 100% attendance at Capoey Primary DPI, Guyana, Monday, December 2, 2019 Capoey Primary School ... Read More

Dìa de Los Muertos

Dìa de Los Muertos

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- November 2, 2019

–Mexican Embassy celebrates 'Day of the Dead' DPI, Guyana, Saturday, November 2, 2019 In celebration of their rich cultural heritage, ... Read More

National Cultural Policy Consultations moving apace, Second Phase set to begin October 15

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 13, 2019

The Government of Guyana through the Department of Culture will be furthering its commitments to implement a national cultural policy ... Read More

Construction of Linden Synthetic Track in 3rd phase

Construction of Linden Synthetic Track in 3rd phase

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 8, 2019

─ track to be laid by end of Sept. DPI, Guyana, Sunday, September 8, 2019 Construction of the Linden Synthetic ... Read More

570 complete ‘Learn to Swim’ Programme 2019

570 complete ‘Learn to Swim’ Programme 2019

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 20, 2019

— programme geared to identify Guyana’s best talents - Dir. of Sport DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Swimming is ... Read More

Guyana Night debut wows

Guyana Night debut wows

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 6, 2019

— CARIFESTA XIV delegation presents 'jaw-dropping performance' DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Just days before the official opening of ... Read More

“Sugar industry not on death bed” – AG Williams

“Sugar industry not on death bed” – AG Williams

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- June 17, 2019

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, June 17, 2019 Guyana’s sugar industry is being revitalised and repositioned to once again thrust the economy ... Read More

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