Tag: Finance

Tremendous wealth, job creation potential in BPO industry

Tremendous wealth, job creation potential in BPO industry

Kemol King Kemol King- July 20, 2021

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh MP says more finances and ... Read More

Finance Minister Announces Cut in Excise Tax on Fuel – Prices at Pump to Reduce

Finance Minister Announces Cut in Excise Tax on Fuel – Prices at Pump to Reduce

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 17, 2021

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with Responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh, tonight announced that Government will ... Read More

Budget 2021: Government consults with Private Sector and Labour

Budget 2021: Government consults with Private Sector and Labour

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2021

- Emphasizes Government’s commitment to ongoing engagement As work continues on preparation of the 2021 National Budget, Vice President Dr. ... Read More

Gov’t engages construction stakeholders on challenges

Gov’t engages construction stakeholders on challenges

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- January 28, 2021

-as country prepares for construction boom in 2021 The Government is engaging stakeholders in the construction industry to get a ... Read More

Statement – Public Service Minister, Hon. Sonia Parag responds to former Finance Minister Mr. Winston Jordan

Statement – Public Service Minister, Hon. Sonia Parag responds to former Finance Minister Mr. Winston Jordan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 4, 2020

I thank the former Minister of Finance, Mr. Winston Jordan for establishing a platform to clarify issues for the public ... Read More

Mortgage interest relief ceiling raised to $30M

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 30, 2020

−Corporation tax on health, education reversed The PPP/C Government has amended several laws to reverse a raft of taxes imposed ... Read More

National Assembly passes Budget 2020

National Assembly passes Budget 2020

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 26, 2020

The $329.5B Emergency Budget was passed in the National Assembly Friday night after 10 days of debates and meetings of ... Read More

Over $183B expenditure for January to September

Over $183B expenditure for January to September

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 25, 2020

- Min. Edghill says proof of APNU+AFC squander The PPP/C Government on Thursday laid a Statement of Expenditure for the ... Read More

More support needed for small states in COVID fight – President Granger 

More support needed for small states in COVID fight – President Granger 

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 28, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, May 28, 2020 His Excellency, President David Granger has called for extra-ordinary financing to be directed to ... Read More

Natural Resource Fund another step closer

Natural Resource Fund another step closer

Paul McAdam Paul McAdam- December 11, 2019

−Finance Min and Central Bank sign MOU to administer revenues DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, December 11, 2019 A simple but historic ... Read More

$50M expansion for GPHC maternity unit

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 29, 2019

─ MOU signed by govt, Canadian Bank Note Company (Guyana Lottery Company) ─ caters for increased bed capacity ─ to ... Read More

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