Tag: National Assembly

House approves new Criminal Procedure Bill

House approves new Criminal Procedure Bill

- May 17, 2024

- to expedite criminal proceedings, save judicial time As part of the government’s agenda to modernise Guyana’s jurisdictive architecture and ... Read More

Guyana closer to becoming arbitration hub

Guyana closer to becoming arbitration hub

- May 17, 2024

- passes modern bill in National Assembly Guyana is inching closer to becoming a hub for commercial arbitration, as a ... Read More

Modern legislation passed to improve Guyana’s sea, river defences

Modern legislation passed to improve Guyana’s sea, river defences

- May 17, 2024

Recognizing the need for legislation that manages Guyana's mitigation and adaptation efforts against rising sea levels, the National Assembly on ... Read More

Opposition brings questionable motion to House – Min. Singh

Opposition brings questionable motion to House – Min. Singh

- May 11, 2024

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance and Public Service, Dr Ashni Singh, underscored that ... Read More

Guyanese face no financial hurdles in accessing mortgages – Minister Rodrigues

Guyanese face no financial hurdles in accessing mortgages – Minister Rodrigues

- May 10, 2024

Minister within the Ministry of Housing and Water, Susan Rodrigues has asserted that Guyanese face no financial barriers in accessing ... Read More

In furtherance of Government’s transformative development agenda and opportunities for all in Guyana’s new advanced economy…

In furtherance of Government’s transformative development agenda and opportunities for all in Guyana’s new advanced economy…

- May 9, 2024

- Senior Finance Minister presents several contracted loan agreements to the National Assembly This PPP/C Government recognises that responsible borrowing ... Read More

Second notification in 2024 made to Parliament for petroleum revenues paid into the NRF

Second notification in 2024 made to Parliament for petroleum revenues paid into the NRF

- May 9, 2024

- as Government continues to show commitment to transparency and accountability in the management of Guyana’s oil resources Senior Minister ... Read More

Opposition MP apologises for misleading statement in National Assembly

Opposition MP apologises for misleading statement in National Assembly

- May 9, 2024

The National Assembly on Thursday heard an apology from Opposition Member of Parliament, Maureen Philadelphia, after uttering untruths about the ... Read More

New, amended bills tabled at 81st National Assembly sitting

New, amended bills tabled at 81st National Assembly sitting

- May 9, 2024

The government Thursday morning tabled several monumental bills when the 81st sitting of the National Assembly got underway at the ... Read More

Subsidiary laws must not contradict the constitution – Attorney General

Subsidiary laws must not contradict the constitution – Attorney General

- May 9, 2024

-Rejects opposition’s proposed amendments to local government act Reemphasising the fact that subsidiary legislation must not contradict the Constitution of ... Read More