Tag: Green Paper

Natural Resource Fund Bill tabled in National Assembly

Natural Resource Fund Bill tabled in National Assembly

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 19, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 19, 2018 The Natural Resource Bill 2018 was today presented and read for the first time ... Read More

Engagements on National Mineral Sector Policy begin  

Engagements on National Mineral Sector Policy begin  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 15, 2018

─ inclusion of stakeholders in the industry ─ based on the feedback the document will be modified ─consultations to conclude ... Read More

Private sector, civil society encouraged to join discussions on oil and gas, national strategies

Private sector, civil society encouraged to join discussions on oil and gas, national strategies

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 13, 2018

- GMSA hosts discussion forum on ‘green paper’ on Natural Resource Fund - Budget Director says objectives of NRF three-fold ... Read More

Extensive reporting, auditing requirements included in Natural Resource Fund Act – ‘Green’ paper

Extensive reporting, auditing requirements included in Natural Resource Fund Act – ‘Green’ paper

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 29, 2018

─ Annual reports, budget, external audits by Auditor General to enable transparency in management of petroleum revenues ─ Annual Report ... Read More

Natural Resource Fund will ensure secured investment of petroleum revenues – ‘Green’ paper

Natural Resource Fund will ensure secured investment of petroleum revenues – ‘Green’ paper

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 28, 2018

─ NRF will minimise risks associated with Dutch Disease, associated afflictions ─ fund will secure and build financial wealth for ... Read More

Drafting of NRF Act indicates intent to be fiscally prudent in management of petroleum sector – ‘Green’ paper

Drafting of NRF Act indicates intent to be fiscally prudent in management of petroleum sector – ‘Green’ paper

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 27, 2018

─ drafting of NRFA required critical work to explore options for a fiscal rule ─ fiscal rule outlines principles and ... Read More

Operation of Natural Resource Fund will conform to Santiago Principles – ‘Green’ paper

Operation of Natural Resource Fund will conform to Santiago Principles – ‘Green’ paper

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 17, 2018

─ Santiago Principles promote transparency and accountability in management of Natural Resource Funds ─ NRF Act will detail sound legal ... Read More

“Coalition Govt will not be intoxicated by oil” – President Granger

“Coalition Govt will not be intoxicated by oil” – President Granger

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 17, 2018

─ govt laying necessary groundwork for petroleum sector to be managed in accordance with international best practices DPI, Guyana, Friday, ... Read More

Revenues from petroleum, mining and forestry to be placed in Natural Resource Fund

Revenues from petroleum, mining and forestry to be placed in Natural Resource Fund

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 15, 2018

─ NRF will be US dollar bank account held by Bank of Guyana ─ withdrawals from NRF to be deposited ... Read More

Savings and Spending on Green Transformation

Savings and Spending on Green Transformation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 14, 2018

─ at heart of Sovereign Wealth Fund DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 14, 2018 As first oil approaches in early 2020, ... Read More

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