Tag: India

India prequalifies contractors for $10.4B Ogle-Eccles road

India prequalifies contractors for $10.4B Ogle-Eccles road

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 11, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill said the Government has been informed by the Government of India that ... Read More

It is in the national interest for all adult Guyanese to take the COVID-19 vaccine

It is in the national interest for all adult Guyanese to take the COVID-19 vaccine

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 30, 2021

Every single country, no exception, has discovered that specific public health measures are critically important in fighting COVID-19. These measures, ... Read More

Charrandass Persaud accredited as Guyana’s High Commissioner to India

Charrandass Persaud accredited as Guyana’s High Commissioner to India

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 18, 2021

Former Member of Parliament, Mr. Charrandass Persaud on Thursday presented his credentials to His Excellency Ram Nath Kovind, President of ... Read More

Senior citizens turn out at COVID-19 vaccination drive on Essequibo Coast

Senior citizens turn out at COVID-19 vaccination drive on Essequibo Coast

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 11, 2021

—urge others to get vaccine to save lives, return to normalcy Senior citizens on the Essequibo Coast turned out in ... Read More

80,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Guyana

80,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Guyana

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- March 7, 2021

- donation from the Gov’t of India The batch of 80,000 doses of Astra-Zeneca Oxford vaccine - COVISHIELD, gifted by ... Read More

Reaffirm common values to address existing global challenges

Reaffirm common values to address existing global challenges

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 10, 2021

- President Ali tells World Sustainable Development Summit - says strong leadership, multilateralism needed to fight climate change His Excellency ... Read More

Guyana expected to receive some 3,800 vaccines in February and March -President Ali

Guyana expected to receive some 3,800 vaccines in February and March -President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 30, 2021

-China will donate 20,000 doses of vaccines His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali announced this afternoon that some 3,800 COVID-19 vaccines ... Read More

Indian High Commissioner Calls on Foreign Minister

Indian High Commissioner Calls on Foreign Minister

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 9, 2020

The governments of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana and the Republic of India are eager to advance bilateral relations. This ... Read More

High Commission of India fulfills promise… MOH receives items procured under US $1M assistance for COVID-19 response

High Commission of India fulfills promise… MOH receives items procured under US $1M assistance for COVID-19 response

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 3, 2020

- Support reflects good relations between Guyana and Indian On August 19, the Health Ministry was officially allotted US $1M ... Read More

Three additional mobile pumps expected from India by October to assist with drainage

Three additional mobile pumps expected from India by October to assist with drainage

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 25, 2020

—other technical assistance to be given to improve rice and sugar sectors Guyana is expected to receive three additional mobile ... 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.