Tag: El Niño

IICA hands over Rupununi Survey Working Document to Agri. Minister – to address irrigation in the savannahs

IICA hands over Rupununi Survey Working Document to Agri. Minister – to address irrigation in the savannahs

- April 28, 2017

Irrigation is an important pre-requite to agricultural development in the Rupununi and intermediate savannahs as the Ministry of Agriculture advances ... Read More

Outgoing Chinese Ambassador pays courtesy call to Agri. Minister  ; pledges China’s continued support to Guyana’s agriculture sector

Outgoing Chinese Ambassador pays courtesy call to Agri. Minister ; pledges China’s continued support to Guyana’s agriculture sector

- November 10, 2016

  Ministry of Agriculture, Guyana, November 10, 2016 Outgoing Chinese Ambassador, H.E. Zhang Limin, today paid a courtesy call to ... Read More

NDIA stands ready for next rainy season

NDIA stands ready for next rainy season

- September 22, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, September 22, 2016 The National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) is now in a state of readiness ... Read More

Balance of trade deficit reduced by more than 90%

Balance of trade deficit reduced by more than 90%

- August 15, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 15, 2016 The amount by which Guyana’s imports exceeded exports has been reduced by 92 percent for ... Read More

Country’s Balance of Payment improved –Finance Minister

Country’s Balance of Payment improved –Finance Minister

- August 12, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 12, 2016 Guyana’s economy continues to be on a positive growth path, despite contraction in the agriculture ... Read More

$306.7M supplementary spending cleared for Agriculture Ministry

$306.7M supplementary spending cleared for Agriculture Ministry

- August 9, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 9, 2016 The National Assembly at its final sitting last evening, before the recess approved a supplementary ... Read More

Impact of climate change on agriculture highlighted – US$300,000 Japanese grant received

- July 5, 2016

(Ministry of Agriculture, July 5, 2016) Ms. Khadija Musa The impact of Disaster Risk Management (DRM) in Guyana was further ... Read More

25 new wells for Region Nine

- June 22, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, June 22, 2016 Water security in Region Nine will be significantly boosted by the end of 2016. The ... Read More

Better management of water resources needed – Bulkan

- June 1, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, June 1, 2016 Central Government has recognized the need for a National Water Council that would have the ... Read More

Rice is doing much better – Minister Holder

- May 16, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, May 16, 2016 Rice is doing much better than it was a year ago, and this has been ... Read More

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