Tag: Hon. Dr. Ashni Singh

APNU+AFC  left loopholes to withdraw oil money without parliament’s approval – Finance Minister

APNU+AFC left loopholes to withdraw oil money without parliament’s approval – Finance Minister

Kemol King Kemol King- February 11, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for finance, Dr. Ashni Singh revealed Thursday that the previous ... Read More

The PPP/C Government’s Ease of Doing Business agenda

The PPP/C Government’s Ease of Doing Business agenda

Kemol King Kemol King- February 1, 2022

The oil and gas industry has done wonders for the investment climate in Guyana. On top of that, the PPP/C ... Read More

In four years, Guyana expects oil revenues twice the size of its 2022 Budget

In four years, Guyana expects oil revenues twice the size of its 2022 Budget

Kemol King Kemol King- January 29, 2022

Guyana expects a tsunami of revenue inflows to its Natural Resource Fund (NRF), in the next four years, amounting to ... Read More

Gov’t will minimise tax disparities between locals and foreigners in oil and gas sector

Gov’t will minimise tax disparities between locals and foreigners in oil and gas sector

Kemol King Kemol King- January 26, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for finance, Dr. Ashni Singh said government intends to address ... Read More

Guyana expects US$957.6 million in oil revenues in 2022

Guyana expects US$957.6 million in oil revenues in 2022

Kemol King Kemol King- January 26, 2022

Given the ramp-up in oil production expected in 2022, Guyana expects that its Natural Resource Fund will receive nearly US$1 ... Read More

Budget 2022: Oil production to fuel 47.5% projected growth in Guyana’s GDP

Budget 2022: Oil production to fuel 47.5% projected growth in Guyana’s GDP

Kemol King Kemol King- January 26, 2022

Government projects that Guyana’s overall economic growth for 2022, with the implementation of its transformative budget, will be 47.5%. This ... Read More

Over $6B budgeted for COVID-19 vaccination programme

Over $6B budgeted for COVID-19 vaccination programme

Neola Damon Neola Damon- January 26, 2022

Over $6.8 billion of the Ministry of Health’s $73.2 Billion budget has been earmarked to boost the Government’s immunisation programme ... Read More

Officials who lose oil money through misconduct to be held personally liable

Officials who lose oil money through misconduct to be held personally liable

Kemol King Kemol King- January 21, 2022

The law explicitly prohibits the misuse or misapplication of public funds, which Guyana’s petroleum revenues are, and outlines penalties for ... Read More

Finance Minister files motion for parliamentary nomination of oil fund board member

Finance Minister files motion for parliamentary nomination of oil fund board member

Kemol King Kemol King- January 18, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for finance, Dr. Ashni Singh, has filed a motion asking ... Read More

Pressing development needs may require transparent, early withdrawals from oil fund

Pressing development needs may require transparent, early withdrawals from oil fund

Kemol King Kemol King- January 16, 2022

The Natural Resource Fund Act 2021 has paved the way for government to make withdrawals from the Fund, through a ... Read More

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