Tag: DPI/ Department of Public Information

Gov’t refutes staged questions allegation during Budget Estimates

Gov’t refutes staged questions allegation during Budget Estimates

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 21, 2020

− MPs had an interest in how money was spent -Minister Teixeira. Government on Monday denied that it was putting ... Read More

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives in Guyana

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives in Guyana

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 17, 2020

The arrival of United States (US) Secretary of State, Mr. Michael Pompeo on these shores today marks an historic development ... Read More

US Secretary of State arrives in Guyana this evening

US Secretary of State arrives in Guyana this evening

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 17, 2020

─ highest-ranking US official to visit since Independence The United States Secretary of State Mr. Michael Pompeo is set to ... Read More

Public health system failed under previous government – Dr. Vishwa Mahadeo

Public health system failed under previous government – Dr. Vishwa Mahadeo

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 16, 2020

−millions wasted on rental fees -system plagued by shortages of drugs, medical supplies −non-functioning equipment Member of Parliament, Dr. Vishwa ... Read More

I have no power to dismiss Ms. Desir – Minister Edghill

I have no power to dismiss Ms. Desir – Minister Edghill

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 15, 2020

− termination in accordance with Civil Aviation Authority terms Minister of Public Works, the Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill has denied ... Read More

Dr. Balwant Singh Hospital welcomes Government’s budget incentives

Dr. Balwant Singh Hospital welcomes Government’s budget incentives

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 11, 2020

−  25 % Corporate Tax removal opens door for other services. The Dr. Balwant Singh Hospital Inc. has welcomed Government’s ... Read More

Govt confident of favourable outcome from ICJ

Govt confident of favourable outcome from ICJ

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 11, 2020

- will continue to pursue  matter in a bipartisan manner - anticipates critical support from the Parliamentary Opposition Minister of ... Read More

Govt. presents $330 billion emergency fiscal package.

Govt. presents $330 billion emergency fiscal package.

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 10, 2020

− budget people-centered, pro-poor, results-oriented  −$25,000 per household COVID-19 relief Government’s $330Billion budget has been presented to the National Assembly, ... 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.