Tag: Hon. Sonia Parag

Education grant another example of Govt fulfilling obligations – Min. Parag

Education grant another example of Govt fulfilling obligations – Min. Parag

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- August 10, 2021

Minister of Public Service, Sonia Parag MP says the $19,000 per child ‘Because We Care’ cash grant for public school ... Read More

Region Six parents, guardians grateful for ‘Because We Care’ grant

Region Six parents, guardians grateful for ‘Because We Care’ grant

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 31, 2021

The distribution of  the Government’s ‘Because We Care’ cash grant in Region Six has left hundreds of parents and guardians ... Read More

Prime Minister Phillips urges women to apply for GOAL scholarships

Prime Minister Phillips urges women to apply for GOAL scholarships

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- May 12, 2021

-at official Region Four launch Prime Minister, Hon. Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips has challenged women to sign up for the ... Read More

83 on-the-spot GOAL applications submitted at Kwakwani, Linden launches

83 on-the-spot GOAL applications submitted at Kwakwani, Linden launches

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 30, 2021

- applicants commend initiative - Minister Parag said programme is an investment to realise dreams On Friday, 83 prospective scholars ... Read More

Public Service Ministry launches first OSH Committee

Public Service Ministry launches first OSH Committee

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- April 16, 2021

The Ministry of Public Service has launched its first Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Committee, which will provide an enabling ... Read More

Students encouraged to take advantage of Government programmes

Students encouraged to take advantage of Government programmes

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- April 3, 2021

−many training opportunities available -Min Teixeira Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Hon. Gail Teixeira has encouraged Region Five top ... Read More

$2.2 billion approved for scholarships

$2.2 billion approved for scholarships

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- March 2, 2021

−4,500 scholarship to be awarded this year The National Assembly on Monday approved $2.256 billion for academic scholarships offered through ... Read More

Minister Parag condemns Opposition for coveting scholarships

Minister Parag condemns Opposition for coveting scholarships

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 24, 2021

- says actions were self-serving     Minister of Public Service, Hon. Sonia Parag condemned several members of the Opposition for ... Read More

Public Service Ministry to invest $1B in training to meet national needs

Public Service Ministry to invest $1B in training to meet national needs

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 17, 2021

-sum set aside in Ministry’s proposed $3B budget Minister of Public Service, Hon. Sonia Parag has said the proposed $3 ... Read More

Money in Budget 2021 for public servants’ salary increase – Minister Parag

Money in Budget 2021 for public servants’ salary increase – Minister Parag

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 16, 2021

Minister of Public Service, Hon. Sonia Parag says there are provisions in Budget 2021 for salary increases for public servants. ... Read More

Gov’t awarded 446 scholarships since August 2020

Gov’t awarded 446 scholarships since August 2020

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 4, 2021

The PPP/C Government has awarded some 446 local and overseas scholarships since August 2, last year. Minister of Public Service, ... Read More

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