Tag: DPI| Department of Public Information

$100M being spent to upgrade Region 2 primary health care facilities

$100M being spent to upgrade Region 2 primary health care facilities

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 24, 2022

The government is investing $100 million to upgrade and expand primary health care facilities across Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam), with the ... Read More

Min. Edghill to engage seafarers to improve working conditions

Min. Edghill to engage seafarers to improve working conditions

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 24, 2022

The challenges faced by seafarers will no longer be overlooked, as Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, is set ... Read More

$8M intervention to combat flooding in Speightland, Region 10

$8M intervention to combat flooding in Speightland, Region 10

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 23, 2022

Residents of Speightland, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) are set to benefit from $8 million in emergency infrastructural works by the ... Read More

Mashabo, Bethany residents benefit from specialised medical outreach

Mashabo, Bethany residents benefit from specialised medical outreach

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 23, 2022

─ Health Ministry monitoring cases of dengue fever Residents of the riverine communities, Mashabo and Bethany, Region Two today, benefitted ... Read More

Sophia residents benefit from Housing Ministry’s capacity building workshop

Sophia residents benefit from Housing Ministry’s capacity building workshop

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 22, 2022

Seven project affected residents of Sophia are undergoing capacity building training offered by the Ministry of Housing and Water’s Central ... Read More

10,000 women apply for WIIN

10,000 women apply for WIIN

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 22, 2022

- Phase 2 to be launched soon The Women’s Innovation and Investment Network (WIIN) programme registration numbers continue to soar ... Read More

Over 4,700 applications processed for CPCE so far

Over 4,700 applications processed for CPCE so far

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 21, 2022

The Cyril Potter College of Education (CPCE) has processed 4,705 applications for the 2022 cohort so far, with increasing submissions ... Read More

China-Guyana, bilateral trade increased to US$710 million last year

China-Guyana, bilateral trade increased to US$710 million last year

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 21, 2022

China’s Ambassador to Guyana, Guo Haiyan, said Monday, that bilateral trade between Guyana and China has grown steadily in recent ... Read More

New North West ferry a ‘game changer’ for Region One residents

New North West ferry a ‘game changer’ for Region One residents

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 20, 2022

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, M.P said the government is satisfied with the new $2.5 billion (US$12.7) North-West ... Read More

Funds earmarked for consultation for Amerindian Act revision – President Ali 

Funds earmarked for consultation for Amerindian Act revision – President Ali 

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 20, 2022

The government through the Ministry of Amerindian Affairs, has set aside financial resources this year, to commence a national consultation ... 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.