Tag: Government Analyst Food and Drug Department

Entry refusal of Containers with items of food shipped to Guyana from Canada

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 7, 2019

The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) wishes to advise the general public on the details of four (4) ... Read More

Food and Drug Dept demanding compliance from proprietors

Food and Drug Dept demanding compliance from proprietors

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 3, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 3, 2019 The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) has issued a public notice demanding ... Read More

‘Ready-to-eat’ foods must be safe for consumption

‘Ready-to-eat’ foods must be safe for consumption

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 15, 2019

─ City Public Health Dept. to ensure safe food being provided to consumers ─ survey records hazardous food preparation practices ... Read More

Stringent measures being pursued in acquiring medical drugs

Stringent measures being pursued in acquiring medical drugs

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 29, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 29, 2018 The Ministry of Public Health is continuing to improve all its systems necessary for ... Read More

EPA, MOPH host radiation workshop for national stakeholders

EPA, MOPH host radiation workshop for national stakeholders

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 16, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, April 16, 2018 National stakeholders will benefit from the International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) national five-day training ... Read More

Guyana to adopt CRS measures for procurement of pharmaceuticals

Guyana to adopt CRS measures for procurement of pharmaceuticals

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 14, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, December 14, 2017 Health sector stakeholders were, this morning, briefed on the importance of having safe and ... Read More

Food, Drug Dept. re-enforces right to refuse substandard commodities entry- Director

Food, Drug Dept. re-enforces right to refuse substandard commodities entry- Director

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 16, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, February 16, 2017 The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) of the Ministry of Public Health ... Read More

Gov’t Analyst Food, Drug Dept. to have governing documents amended – among other plans for 2017

Gov’t Analyst Food, Drug Dept. to have governing documents amended – among other plans for 2017

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 15, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, February 15, 2017 The Food and Drug Act of 1971 which covers food, drugs, cosmetic and therapeutic ... Read More

Minister Norton to meet with Director of Food, Drug Department on importer’s claims

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 24, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, November 24, 2016 The Minister of Public Health will be meeting with the Director of the Government ... Read More

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