Tag: Hon. Oneidge Walrond

Tourism Ministry extends deadline for Proposals for Eco-lodges and Resorts

Tourism Ministry extends deadline for Proposals for Eco-lodges and Resorts

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 28, 2022

The Ministry of Tourism, Industry and Commerce is pleased with the overwhelming interest in the Request for Proposals for Eco-lodges ... Read More

Opposition’s amendment to Local Content Bill would have created second class citizens – Minister Walrond

Opposition’s amendment to Local Content Bill would have created second class citizens – Minister Walrond

Kemol King Kemol King- December 29, 2021

Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, Oneidge Walrond, M.P., pointed out that an amendment of the Local Content Bill, which ... Read More

300+ jobs up for grabs following Hyatt sod turning at Providence

300+ jobs up for grabs following Hyatt sod turning at Providence

Kemol King Kemol King- November 10, 2021

Ministers of Government participated in a sod turning exercise for the first Hyatt Place Georgetown Hotel, a US$32 million investment ... Read More

Another 700+ small businesses to receive grants in 2022 – Minister Walrond

Another 700+ small businesses to receive grants in 2022 – Minister Walrond

Kemol King Kemol King- November 10, 2021

Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce Oneidge Walrond said some 700 plus small businesses are set to benefit from grants ... Read More

CH&PA Launches Block-Making Workshop to Create Job Opportunities for Persons Living with Disabilities

CH&PA Launches Block-Making Workshop to Create Job Opportunities for Persons Living with Disabilities

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2021

On Wednesday, the Ministry of Housing and Water-Central Housing and Planning Authority in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism-Guyana National ... Read More

Guyana’s climate resilience on agenda for UN climate change conference in November

Guyana’s climate resilience on agenda for UN climate change conference in November

Kemol King Kemol King- September 5, 2021

A boat on the Mahaica River, Region 5 Anne-Marie Trevelyan is sitting in a boat on Guyana’s Mahaica River in ... Read More

President Ali turns sod for $4B Marriott hotel at CJIA

President Ali turns sod for $4B Marriott hotel at CJIA

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- July 2, 2021

─ says partnerships key for development His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has said the creation of a good climate ... Read More

12th season of Guyana Restaurant Week begins

12th season of Guyana Restaurant Week begins

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 25, 2021

Guyana Restaurant Week 2021 was on Thursday launched with an increase in the number of restaurants participating in the 10-day ... Read More

Commerce Ministry to provide enabling environment for youth entrepreneurship

Commerce Ministry to provide enabling environment for youth entrepreneurship

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 9, 2021

─ Minister Walrond at AmCham’s Youth Entrepreneur Programme Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, Hon. Oneidge Walrond says her Ministry ... Read More

Travellers get grand welcome to Guyana for Independence Anniversary

Travellers get grand welcome to Guyana for Independence Anniversary

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 25, 2021

Hundreds of passengers who travelled to Guyana on Tuesday through the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) received a grand welcome ... Read More

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