Tag: DPI/Department of Public Information

MARAD head says training, certification of seafarers high on agenda

MARAD head says training, certification of seafarers high on agenda

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 22, 2020

─legal and administrative framework to be developed Guyana is poised to become fully compliant with the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) ... Read More

Govt requests forensic audit into contract awarded to PNCR executive

Govt requests forensic audit into contract awarded to PNCR executive

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 22, 2020

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall has written to the Auditor General, requesting an immediate ... Read More

Guyana hailed for massive Coursera enrolment

Guyana hailed for massive Coursera enrolment

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 22, 2020

-as 709 Guyanese graduate The executives of Coursera are lauding Guyana’s overwhelming response to online courses offered by reputable universities ... Read More

CSEC, CAPE record notable improvements, despite pandemic

CSEC, CAPE record notable improvements, despite pandemic

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 22, 2020

- more passes in Math at both levels The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) today held a virtual ceremony for the announcement of ... Read More

Gov’t ramps up COVID-19 measures at Lusignan Prison

Gov’t ramps up COVID-19 measures at Lusignan Prison

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 21, 2020

─120 test positive A screening campaign for COVID-19 at the Lusignan Prison has returned 120 positive cases from 200 tests. ... Read More

PNC/R executive awarded $23M contract to print birth certificates

PNC/R executive awarded $23M contract to print birth certificates

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 21, 2020

PNC/R Executive Mr. Lawrence ‘Larry’ London, benefitted from a $23 million contract to print birth certificates on behalf of the ... Read More

Single-window permit, licensing system sees progress

Single-window permit, licensing system sees progress

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 19, 2020

-AG heads legislative team -incentive for investors -system to see electronic upgrade The government has made progress on the implementation ... Read More

2,000+ land transports and titles to be distributed in next 4 months

2,000+ land transports and titles to be distributed in next 4 months

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 19, 2020

-2020 Budget caters for improved housing sector The Ministry of Housing and Water’s Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) will ... 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.