Tag: drainage and irrigation

Over $5B in drainage and irrigation upgrades for Region Three – Vice President

Over $5B in drainage and irrigation upgrades for Region Three – Vice President

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 10, 2022

─ $1.3B already expended to improve pump capability The PPP/C Government will be injecting more than $5 billion to strengthen ... Read More

Revetment works underway at La Union sluice

Revetment works underway at La Union sluice

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 19, 2022

Rice farmers in La Union and surrounding communities in Region Two will soon benefit from much-needed revetment works on the ... Read More

Over 90% of coastal drainage infrastructure operational – PM

Over 90% of coastal drainage infrastructure operational – PM

Kemol King Kemol King- December 13, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, said that over 90 per cent of drainage infrastructure, including pumps and sluices, are ... Read More

$5.4B spent in first six months of 2021 for drainage and irrigation upgrade

$5.4B spent in first six months of 2021 for drainage and irrigation upgrade

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 13, 2021

Government has injected $5.4 billion in the first six months of 2021 to ensure farmers nationwide receive improved and adequate ... Read More

Region Six farmers benefit from $460M drainage works

Region Six farmers benefit from $460M drainage works

Neola Damon Neola Damon- December 12, 2020

Farmers of flood-affected communities in East Berbice-Corentyne (Region Six) are now benefiting from improved drainage after the Region invested its ... Read More

Rehabilitation of city’s infrastructure underway

Rehabilitation of city’s infrastructure underway

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 27, 2020

- Min. Dharamlall Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall has said the rehabilitation of Georgetown’s public ... Read More

MMA-ADA providing drainage and irrigation services amid COVID-19 impact

MMA-ADA providing drainage and irrigation services amid COVID-19 impact

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- April 29, 2020

─ encourages farmer to fulfil payments of taxes DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Despite the disruption by COVID-19, the ... Read More

Agri-Minister assesses ongoing D&I projects

Agri-Minister assesses ongoing D&I projects

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- November 16, 2019

─ in the Pomeroon-Supenaam Region DPI, Guyana, Saturday, November 16, 2019 As Guyana continues to undergo rapid agricultural development, farmers ... Read More

‘Unite to develop your community’ – Min.  Allicock to Perseverance residents

‘Unite to develop your community’ – Min.  Allicock to Perseverance residents

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 27, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, April 27, 2019 “A good life doesn’t mean sitting down and waiting for things to be handed ... Read More

Infrastructure Minister, team assess East Coast communities  -commitment made to upgrade roads, bridges and street lights

Infrastructure Minister, team assess East Coast communities -commitment made to upgrade roads, bridges and street lights

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 30, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, April 30, 2018 The stalled rehabilitation of the Grahams Street in Plaisance will soon recommence. This follows ... 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.