Tag: DPI/Department of Public Information Guyana Government 2021

CEW stipends to increase from $25,000 to $35,000 – Min. Dharamlall

CEW stipends to increase from $25,000 to $35,000 – Min. Dharamlall

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 20, 2021

Stipends for Community Enhancement Workers are to be increased from $25,000 to $35,000 this year. Minister of Local Government and ... Read More

Charrandass Persaud accredited as Guyana’s High Commissioner to India

Charrandass Persaud accredited as Guyana’s High Commissioner to India

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 18, 2021

Former Member of Parliament, Mr. Charrandass Persaud on Thursday presented his credentials to His Excellency Ram Nath Kovind, President of ... Read More

Agri. Ministry assures Cane Grove farmers of continued investment

Agri. Ministry assures Cane Grove farmers of continued investment

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- March 17, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has assured Cane Grove, Mahaica farmers that the Government would continue to invest in ... Read More

GLDA investing in training for extension officers, farmers -CEO Dr. Halley

GLDA investing in training for extension officers, farmers -CEO Dr. Halley

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 16, 2021

The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) will soon launch a series of virtual training programmes for extension officers and farmers ... Read More

$892M to protect Guyana’s children

$892M to protect Guyana’s children

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 25, 2021

−campaign on child abuse, parenting programmes on the cards The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security has earmarked some ... Read More

Technical, vocational training for 3,500 Guyanese this year – Minister Hamilton

Technical, vocational training for 3,500 Guyanese this year – Minister Hamilton

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 22, 2021

Over 3,500 Guyanese across the country are set to benefit from technical and vocational training from this year, through the ... Read More

CH&PA host inter-agency consultation on Mandela Ave-Eccles road link

CH&PA host inter-agency consultation on Mandela Ave-Eccles road link

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 19, 2021

The Ministry of Housing and Water is advancing talks on the construction of the four-lane, Mandela Avenue to Eccles access ... Read More

Mahdia Town Council urged to do more to curb Covid

Mahdia Town Council urged to do more to curb Covid

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 17, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Pauline Sukhai has called on the Mahdia Town Council to increase its efforts to mitigate ... Read More

Minister Mustapha to repair fishermen’s facility at Meadow Bank Wharf

Minister Mustapha to repair fishermen’s facility at Meadow Bank Wharf

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- February 16, 2021

-lack of security, water among issues to be addressed Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today, committed to providing assistance ... Read More

More than $70M budgeted to expand coconut industry

More than $70M budgeted to expand coconut industry

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- February 15, 2021

The Government has proposed an allocation of over $70 million in the 2021 National Budget to advance and further expand ... 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.