Tag: Department of Public Information/ DPI

Minister Hamilton urges change in way OSH is viewed

Minister Hamilton urges change in way OSH is viewed

- April 5, 2022

─ Region 10 officially kicks off OSH month Minister of Labour, Joseph Hamilton, M.P, on Monday stressed the need for ... Read More

$74.4B budgeted for education sector

$74.4B budgeted for education sector

- January 26, 2022

- several new schools to be built, others reconstructed With focus on providing equitable access to quality education, the government ... Read More

Budget 2022 will provide better working conditions for teachers- Minister Manickchand

Budget 2022 will provide better working conditions for teachers- Minister Manickchand

- January 24, 2022

─ more resources for  primary school students Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand, MP, has said that this year’s national budget ... Read More

Taxi drivers welcome Govt’s decision to lower excise tax on gasoline, diesel

Taxi drivers welcome Govt’s decision to lower excise tax on gasoline, diesel

- October 7, 2021

Taxi drivers on Thursday said they were pleased by the government’s recent decision to lower the excise tax rate on ... Read More

53 Enterprise residents to get land titles after 30 years

53 Enterprise residents to get land titles after 30 years

- February 15, 2021

−following interventions by AG Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall SC, has said 53 Enterprise, ... Read More

AG to engage East Coast communities on NIS matters

AG to engage East Coast communities on NIS matters

- February 15, 2021

Residents of the East Coast Demerara will have a chance to have their issues concerning National Insurance Scheme (NIS) benefits ... Read More

Improved water supply for Moruca villages -Minister Croal

Improved water supply for Moruca villages -Minister Croal

- January 29, 2021

Minister of Housing and Water, Hon. Collin Croal says his Ministry is devising a plan that would see an improved ... Read More

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

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

- 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

National Assembly denies motion for CoI into Lusignan Prison unrest

National Assembly denies motion for CoI into Lusignan Prison unrest

- January 28, 2021

-Minister Benn says focus would be on prison system reform The National Assembly, on Thursday, denied the Opposition motion to ... Read More

National conference on vocational education set for March

National conference on vocational education set for March

- January 25, 2021

The Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT), on Monday, agreed to convene a steering committee to plan and ... Read More

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