Tag: Guyana 2022

Higher safety, operational standards needed in maritime sector – Minister Edghill

Higher safety, operational standards needed in maritime sector – Minister Edghill

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- July 2, 2022

The need for improved safety practices in the local maritime sector has been emphasised by Minister of Public Works, Bishop ... Read More

Removal of roadway encumbrances will ensure road safety – Min. Edghill

Removal of roadway encumbrances will ensure road safety – Min. Edghill

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 30, 2022

The removal of encumbrances along the roadways and government reserves will protect citizens plying their trade, promote ‘road safety’ and ... Read More

Therapy, trauma counselling for Mon Repos residents affected by protests

Therapy, trauma counselling for Mon Repos residents affected by protests

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 30, 2022

Residents of Mon Repos and neighbouring communities along the East Coast of Demerara corridor, who were affected by the protest ... Read More

Govt committed to safeguarding citizens’ livelihood – Minister McCoy

Govt committed to safeguarding citizens’ livelihood – Minister McCoy

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 29, 2022

- as $25,000 cash grant distributed in Region 9    Minister within the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility ... Read More

$49M abutment works on Moblissa bridge nearing completion

$49M abutment works on Moblissa bridge nearing completion

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 29, 2022

Abutment work on the Moblissa bridge along the Soesdyke/Linden Highway is 90 percent completed. An abutment is the sub-structure on ... Read More

Improper transport of sand damaging roads, clogging drains – Minister Edghill

Improper transport of sand damaging roads, clogging drains – Minister Edghill

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 28, 2022

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, M.P, is calling on sand truck operators to be more responsible when transporting ... Read More

Increased minimum wage for private-sector workers payable from July 1

Increased minimum wage for private-sector workers payable from July 1

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 28, 2022

Minimum wage for private sector employees has been officially increased by 36 per cent effective July 1. This will see ... Read More

Second batch of ‘young influencers’ recruited from across Guyana

Second batch of ‘young influencers’ recruited from across Guyana

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 27, 2022

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security has recruited 30 youths from all the administrative regions of Guyana, to ... Read More

$8M intervention to combat flooding in Speightland, Region 10

$8M intervention to combat flooding in Speightland, Region 10

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 23, 2022

Residents of Speightland, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) are set to benefit from $8 million in emergency infrastructural works by the ... Read More

Sophia residents benefit from Housing Ministry’s capacity building workshop

Sophia residents benefit from Housing Ministry’s capacity building workshop

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 22, 2022

Seven project affected residents of Sophia are undergoing capacity building training offered by the Ministry of Housing and Water’s Central ... 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.