Tag: hinterland

Gov’t starts first step of Bartica-Timehri road project

Gov’t starts first step of Bartica-Timehri road project

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 7, 2021

-road to slash travel time, expand opportunities -Minister Edghill says project ‘doable’ The Government has started preliminary works to establish ... Read More

$96M for sustainable projects in 11 villages in Matarkai sub-district

$96M for sustainable projects in 11 villages in Matarkai sub-district

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 1, 2021

Eleven communities in the Matarkai sub-district, Region One, are the latest beneficiaries of cheques totalling $96 million, which were distributed ... 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

200 ICT hubs for hinterland, riverine communities

200 ICT hubs for hinterland, riverine communities

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 18, 2020

The reintroduction of the Government’s Information Communication Technology (ICT) programme will see 200 hinterland and riverine communities benefiting from fully ... Read More

Contracts approved to supply hinterland with renewable energy

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 7, 2020

Several contracts have recently been approved to supply some hinterland regions with renewable energy. Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo made ... Read More

President outlines roadmap to deliver 50,000 house lots

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 16, 2020

- drive economy His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has outlined the mechanism by which the PPP/C Government plans to ... Read More

Min. Manickchand pleased as students start first day of virtual sessions

Min. Manickchand pleased as students start first day of virtual sessions

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 14, 2020

- Hinterland students prioritised for print package distribution - Caribbean counterparts seek guidance from Guyana Schools  across the nation resumed ... Read More

Hinterland roads to be enhanced- Min. Edghill

Hinterland roads to be enhanced- Min. Edghill

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 8, 2020

Gearing up for the presentation of the 2020 emergency budget, Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill told the ... Read More

“We need persons on the ground”

“We need persons on the ground”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2020

- Minister Persaud tells Guyana Women Miners Organisation Representatives of the Guyana Women Miners Organisation paid a courtesy call on ... Read More

White Water residents to get potable water within the new month

White Water residents to get potable water within the new month

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 17, 2020

Ministry of Housing and Water Press Release Monday, August 17, 2020 More than sixty households, two schools, and a health ... 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.