Tag: government 2020

Stranded Guyanese return home as Guyana-Suriname ferry service resumes

Stranded Guyanese return home as Guyana-Suriname ferry service resumes

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 21, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill says Government went above and beyond to ensure its citizens stranded in ... Read More

No relocation for Conservancy Dam squatters

No relocation for Conservancy Dam squatters

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- December 29, 2020

- probe found residents pose no threat - Broad and Lombard streets relocation programme to continue - programme in line ... Read More

Housing gets additional $2B for infrastructure

Housing gets additional $2B for infrastructure

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- December 28, 2020

-new and existing housing areas to benefit —across several regions The Ministry of Housing now has some $2 billion in ... Read More

Hinterland regions in better position for COVID-19 management

Hinterland regions in better position for COVID-19 management

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- December 23, 2020

-Parliamentary Secretary Browne Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Sarah Browne, today, said the hinterland regions are ... Read More

Two elderly women get free house lots

Two elderly women get free house lots

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- December 22, 2020

-after President Ali’s intervention Two elderly women are now landowners as a result of an intervention by President Dr. Mohamed ... Read More

1,500 house lots for Region Three residents at Dream Realised

1,500 house lots for Region Three residents at Dream Realised

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- December 22, 2020

- Ministry aims to decentralise housing from Region 4 Over 1,000 Region Three residents are now proud landowners after the ... Read More

$5.1B infrastructure works for Region Three housing areas in 2021

$5.1B infrastructure works for Region Three housing areas in 2021

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- December 22, 2020

- Minister Croal In the new year, residents of Essequibo Islands-West Demerara (Region Three) will benefit from a massive infrastructural ... Read More

Gov’t anticipates new markets for rice in 2021 – Minister Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 30, 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha is confident that Guyana will attract new markets for rice exports as production yields ... Read More

Moruca, Mabaruma farmers to benefit from $5 M greenhouses

Moruca, Mabaruma farmers to benefit from $5 M greenhouses

Neola Damon Neola Damon- November 27, 2020

Farmers in the Moruca and Mabaruma sub-regions of Region One will soon benefit from the establishment of two greenhouses valued ... Read More

Decline in COVID-19 cases in Kwebanna

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- November 4, 2020

− health teams monitoring COVID-19 cases in Kwebanna, Barima-Waini (Region One) have stabilised over the past week and current positive ... 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.