Tag: government

Govt signs US$106.4M contract for Ogle to Eccles Road link

Govt signs US$106.4M contract for Ogle to Eccles Road link

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 24, 2022

Government has inked a $21.2 billion (US$106.4 million) contract with Indian company - Ashoka Buildcon Limited - to begin the ... Read More

Gov’t to clean up road shoulder encumbrances from Monday – Minister Edghill

Gov’t to clean up road shoulder encumbrances from Monday – Minister Edghill

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 24, 2022

The Ministry of Public Works will begin removing encumbrances found on government reserves, as well as roadways across the country, ... Read More

Amerindian leaders urged to efficiently utilise govt’s investments

Amerindian leaders urged to efficiently utilise govt’s investments

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 24, 2022

Government is urging Amerindian leaders to use government investments to better the lives of villagers. The Ministry of Amerindian Affairs ... Read More

Prevention of drug abuse is everyone’s business – CMO declares

Prevention of drug abuse is everyone’s business – CMO declares

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 24, 2022

The Ministry of Health on Friday joined the rest of the world in observing International Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking ... Read More

Min. Edghill to engage seafarers to improve working conditions

Min. Edghill to engage seafarers to improve working conditions

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 24, 2022

The challenges faced by seafarers will no longer be overlooked, as Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, is set ... Read More

$80M in upgrades for Aubrey Barker Road, phase one

$80M in upgrades for Aubrey Barker Road, phase one

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 23, 2022

─ ministerial team meets with South Ruimveldt residents In keeping with government’s manifesto commitment of ensuring that no region, community ... Read More

Gov’t provides flood relief to El Passo, other Region 8 residents

Gov’t provides flood relief to El Passo, other Region 8 residents

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 23, 2022

Government is sparing no effort in supporting persons affected by flooding countrywide. On Thursday, residents of El Passo/Tumatumari, and Micobie, ... Read More

Households in Karrau Creek to receive black giant chickens

Households in Karrau Creek to receive black giant chickens

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 23, 2022

In an effort to expand poultry rearing in the lower Mazaruni district, households within the village of Karrau Creek, Region ... Read More

Guyana signs agreement with Norway, IDB to leapfrog country’s solar energy future

Guyana signs agreement with Norway, IDB to leapfrog country’s solar energy future

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- June 22, 2022

Following the signing of an agreement among Guyana, the Kingdom of Norway and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the reality ... Read More

Balanced academic life for Guyana’s children essential – Minister Manickchand

Balanced academic life for Guyana’s children essential – Minister Manickchand

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 22, 2022

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand, M.P, has underscored the administration’s monumental plans towards balancing the academic life of the nation’s ... Read More

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