Tag: Minister of Public Service

“This is your opportunity to get an education you don’t have to pay for” PM tells Diamond residents

“This is your opportunity to get an education you don’t have to pay for” PM tells Diamond residents

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, on Wednesday afternoon told residents of Diamond on the East Bank of Demerara, that the ... 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

$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

First ever online training launched for public servants

First ever online training launched for public servants

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- October 6, 2020

-six programmes developed The Ministry of Public Service launched its first ever virtual training programme for public servants today as ... Read More

Minister Parag urges healthcare workers to comply with Arbitration Act

Minister Parag urges healthcare workers to comply with Arbitration Act

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- October 3, 2020

- says legal procedures should be followed The Minister of Public Service, Hon. Sonia Parag, is urging healthcare workers to ... Read More

Government, Private Sector to recognise Coursera certificates

Government, Private Sector to recognise Coursera certificates

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 26, 2020

The Ministry of Education, the Ministry of the Public Service and the Private Sector Commission have signed an MoU agreeing ... Read More

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