Tag: Dr. Ashni Singh

US$260M contract signed for New Demerara River Bridge

US$260M contract signed for New Demerara River Bridge

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 25, 2022

The Ministry of Public Works on Wednesday, signed a $52 billion (US$260 million) contract for the construction of the long-awaited ... Read More

Gov’t working to improve NIS services – Dr. Ashni Singh

Gov’t working to improve NIS services – Dr. Ashni Singh

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- May 23, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh is working with the National ... Read More

Employers urged to adhere to NIS compliance requirements

Employers urged to adhere to NIS compliance requirements

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- May 21, 2022

Employers have been called on “to get their houses in order” as it relates to compliance with the National Insurance ... Read More

Benefits from oil and gas will be geographically decentralised – Finance Minister

Benefits from oil and gas will be geographically decentralised – Finance Minister

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- April 29, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh said thousands of Guyanese are ... Read More

Guyana’s Finance Minister calls for concerted global action to tackle global problems

Guyana’s Finance Minister calls for concerted global action to tackle global problems

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 22, 2022

-at 48th Meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the OIC Speaking at the 48th Meeting of the Council ... Read More

Finance Minister condemns repeat of pre-2015 misinformation campaign against Amaila Falls and other major development projects

Finance Minister condemns repeat of pre-2015 misinformation campaign against Amaila Falls and other major development projects

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 28, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with Responsibility for Finance Dr. Ashni Singh today condemned what he termed ... Read More

AFC and Patterson should be the last to speak about accountability and transparency – Senior Finance Minister

AFC and Patterson should be the last to speak about accountability and transparency – Senior Finance Minister

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 12, 2022

-Emphasizes that Government is following rigorous, transparent processes to construct world-class infrastructure, including the New DHB The Government of Guyana ... Read More

‘Historic’ and ‘Transformational’ $552.9 Billion 2022 Budget passed by National Assembly 

‘Historic’ and ‘Transformational’ $552.9 Billion 2022 Budget passed by National Assembly 

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 10, 2022

The $552.9 Billion National Budget presented to Parliament on January 26 was today passed in Parliament following approval of the ... Read More

CDB has granted No-objection for Linden to Mabura Road Project – Finance Minister announces

CDB has granted No-objection for Linden to Mabura Road Project – Finance Minister announces

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 4, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with Responsibility for Finance Dr. Ashni Singh has announced that the Caribbean ... Read More

$4.9 billion allocated for improved water delivery

$4.9 billion allocated for improved water delivery

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- January 27, 2022

In an effort to expand potable water coverage and improve water supply infrastructure nationwide, the government has allocated the sum ... Read More

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