Tag: Entrepreneurs

800 small businesses to benefit from $300M in SBB grants

800 small businesses to benefit from $300M in SBB grants

- February 8, 2022

In a bid to stimulate the growth of small businesses and budding entrepreneurs, the National Assembly has approved government’s proposed ... Read More

Over 4000 women to benefit from US$1.2 M empowerment fund

Over 4000 women to benefit from US$1.2 M empowerment fund

- December 14, 2021

Government, through the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security’s Empowerment Fund, is investing US$ 1.2 million to help some ... Read More

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

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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

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