Tag: Entrepreneurs

20 persons receive $1M each from SBB under their Green Tech Fund

20 persons receive $1M each from SBB under their Green Tech Fund

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- January 28, 2021

The Small Business Bureau (SBB) has granted 20 persons a total of $20 million grant through its Green Tech Fund. ... Read More

Business continues in Georgetown

Business continues in Georgetown

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 10, 2020

―despite some stores remaining closed DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Business continues in the capital city, Georgetown as many ... Read More

Linden manufacturers target big markets

Linden manufacturers target big markets

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 13, 2019

— with int’l packaging and branding — several new local products now on the market — agro-processors using local produce ... Read More

Over $11M plugged in 36 small businesses

Over $11M plugged in 36 small businesses

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 18, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 18, 2019 The Small Business Bureau (SBB) has disbursed over $11M in grants to 36 small ... Read More

“Before HEYS it was hard” – beneficiary

“Before HEYS it was hard” – beneficiary

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 6, 2019

–$8M in stimulus grants distributed to 161 young entrepreneurs –Stay on course – Min. Allicock encourages DPI, Guyana, Saturday, April ... Read More

UncappeD – propelling small businesses in Guyana

UncappeD – propelling small businesses in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 31, 2019

– Exhibitors laud initiative – Govt will continue to support small businesses DPI, Guyana, Sunday, March 31, 2019 UncappeD has, ... Read More

Linden small-scale entrepreneurs prepare for oil and gas

Linden small-scale entrepreneurs prepare for oil and gas

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 10, 2018

─ trained in health, safety, sustainable businesses practices, professional management of businesses DPI, Guyana, Friday, August 10, 2018 With the ... Read More

Fifth Emancipation Exhilaration – hub for small businesses

Fifth Emancipation Exhilaration – hub for small businesses

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 31, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 31, 2018 A number of small businesses showcased their products at the fifth Emancipation Exhilaration event ... Read More

Five Region Nine entrepreneurs recognised for their hard work

Five Region Nine entrepreneurs recognised for their hard work

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 30, 2018

receive $100,000 each to expand their businesses DPI, Guyana, Saturday, June 30, 2018 Thirty-three-year-old Rockcliffe Rodrigues is involved in livestock ... Read More

Scores of entrepreneurs in Region One fostered through HEYS

Scores of entrepreneurs in Region One fostered through HEYS

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 4, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, May 4, 2018 Anius Roberts was a school dropout with an uncertain future ahead of him. Today, ... Read More

Region One HEYS youths better prepared for small business ventures – receive millions in equipment

Region One HEYS youths better prepared for small business ventures – receive millions in equipment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 1, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 Youths of Region One, participating in the Hinterland Employment and Youth Service (HEYS) programme ... Read More

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