Tag: DPI| Department of Public Information

Budget 2023 addresses immediate needs of citizens, while investing for the future – President Ali

Budget 2023 addresses immediate needs of citizens, while investing for the future – President Ali

- January 16, 2023

His Excellency, Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali has described the 2023 National Budget as ‘transitional,’ as it addresses the immediate needs ... Read More

Old age pension increases to $33,000

Old age pension increases to $33,000

- January 16, 2023

- public assistance is now $16,000 The Government of Guyana announced Monday that the old age pension has been increased ... Read More

Massive developments are underway as $136.1B allocated for roads, bridges

Massive developments are underway as $136.1B allocated for roads, bridges

- January 16, 2023

- over 100 per cent increase in the sector A colossal $136.1 billion has been allocated to the Ministry of ... Read More

$6.2B for reformation, enhancement of justice system

$6.2B for reformation, enhancement of justice system

- January 16, 2023

Upholding the rule of law, enhancing the efficiency of Guyana’s justice system, and improving access to legal aid remain key ... Read More

$54.5B allocated to meet housing demands

$54.5B allocated to meet housing demands

- January 16, 2023

Government has allocated $54.5 billion for housing development in both new and existing areas, including the construction of roads, drains, ... Read More

Budget 2023: $43.4B for gas-to-energy project to facilitate transition to renewable energy

Budget 2023: $43.4B for gas-to-energy project to facilitate transition to renewable energy

- January 16, 2023

In the 2023 budget, $43.4 billion has been allocated for the advancement of the Wales Gas-to-Energy project, set to significantly ... Read More

Budget 2023: Guyana’s economy grew by 62.3% in 2022

Budget 2023: Guyana’s economy grew by 62.3% in 2022

- January 16, 2023

Guyana’s economy saw a 62.3 per cent overall growth in 2022, driven by stellar performance in the oil and gas ... Read More

Residents laud completed roadworks in Berbice

Residents laud completed roadworks in Berbice

- January 14, 2023

During a two-day outreach to East Berbice- Corentyne (Region Six), Public Works Minister, Bishop Juan Edghill interacted with hundreds of ... Read More

Road upgrades from Palmyra to Crabwood Creek in mobilisation phase – Min Edghill

Road upgrades from Palmyra to Crabwood Creek in mobilisation phase – Min Edghill

- January 14, 2023

The upgrades to the Corentyne main road are set to enhance the lives of Guyanese tremendously. This statement was made ... Read More

Sod turned for new $14M multi-purpose North Sophia community ground

Sod turned for new $14M multi-purpose North Sophia community ground

- January 14, 2023

The community of North Sophia has signed a $14 million contract with the Local Government and Regional Development Ministry for ... Read More

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