Tag: Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Over $74.4 M in equipment commissioned to boost agriculture sector

Over $74.4 M in equipment commissioned to boost agriculture sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 12, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today commissioned several pieces of equipment which fall under the 2021 capital expenditure for the ... Read More

Agri. Ministry receives seeds, planting material from IICA as part of flood-relief assistance

Agri. Ministry receives seeds, planting material from IICA as part of flood-relief assistance

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 12, 2021

items to be given to flood-affected farmers The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) today handed over a number ... Read More

Nabaclis WUA gets tractor-driven pump as Agri. Ministry works to resuscitate agriculture production

Nabaclis WUA gets tractor-driven pump as Agri. Ministry works to resuscitate agriculture production

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 7, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today handed over a tractor-driven pump to the Nabaclis Water Users Association (WUA) to ... Read More

Two new pump stations for Black Bush Polder

Two new pump stations for Black Bush Polder

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 5, 2021

-Agri. Minister tells residents -gauges to be installed within the next two weeks in main canals to monitor water levels ... Read More

A significant amount of crops destroyed as a result of flooding – Min. Mustapha

A significant amount of crops destroyed as a result of flooding – Min. Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 30, 2021

An ongoing flood assessment has so far revealed that a significant amount of crops from areas that have experienced severe ... Read More

Govt working to resolve challenges in fishing industry – Min Mustapha

Govt working to resolve challenges in fishing industry – Min Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 29, 2021

-as Ministry observes Fisherfolks Day 2021 Fishermen from across the country were today recognised for their invaluable contribution to the ... Read More

22 technicians receive Retrofitter Licenses

22 technicians receive Retrofitter Licenses

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 24, 2021

Twenty-two young technicians today received their Retrofitter licenses after completing training at the Government Technical Institute (GTI). The training, which ... Read More

‘Gov’t remains committed to addressing the needs of our farmers’ – Minister Mustapha

‘Gov’t remains committed to addressing the needs of our farmers’ – Minister Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 21, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to addressing the needs of farmers even as many farming areas ... Read More

Agri. Minister commits to assisting Kwakwani farmers

Agri. Minister commits to assisting Kwakwani farmers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 18, 2021

-initial assessment ongoing -veterinary, other services to be made available in the coming week Approximately 300 communities across the country ... Read More

Guyana receives almost US$1M from Japan to boost National Flood Early Warning System

Guyana receives almost US$1M from Japan to boost National Flood Early Warning System

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 15, 2021

The Government of Japan has made approximately US$1 million available to boost Guyana’s National Flood Early Warning System. Minister of ... Read More

Agri. Minister, CPSO discuss priority agriculture commodities for targeted investment ahead of CARICOM HoG Meeting

Agri. Minister, CPSO discuss priority agriculture commodities for targeted investment ahead of CARICOM HoG Meeting

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 12, 2021

six targeted commodities highlighted Earlier today, members from the CARICOM Private Sector Organization (CPSO) met officials from the CARICOM Ministerial ... Read More

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