Tag: National Assembly

Discontinuation of All Meetings of Parliamentary Committees and Sub-Committees at the Public Buildings

Discontinuation of All Meetings of Parliamentary Committees and Sub-Committees at the Public Buildings

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 16, 2021

Due to the rise in cases of COVID-19, including five members of staff who were tested positive during the past ... Read More

Opposition seeking to hide truth from the public with PAC stalemate

Opposition seeking to hide truth from the public with PAC stalemate

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 25, 2021

- Min Edghill - says Gov’t committed to transparency and accountability Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill says ... Read More

Opposition challenge of Parliamentary Secretary appointments a ‘waste of court’s time’ -AG Nandlall

Opposition challenge of Parliamentary Secretary appointments a ‘waste of court’s time’ -AG Nandlall

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 14, 2021

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall SC says the Opposition’s challenge to the appointment of ... 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

Steps would be taken to restore State lands gifted away by Coalition – Attorney General

Steps would be taken to restore State lands gifted away by Coalition – Attorney General

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- March 2, 2021

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall SC, says the Government will continue to review land ... Read More

“Budget 2021 will touch the lives of every Guyanese” – PM

“Budget 2021 will touch the lives of every Guyanese” – PM

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 1, 2021

-Highlights major investments in stable supply of electricity Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret'd) Mark Phillips, praised the 2021 budget at the ... Read More

Gov’t to retain international consultant to draft legislation for petroleum sector -Attorney General

Gov’t to retain international consultant to draft legislation for petroleum sector -Attorney General

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- March 1, 2021

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall says the Government would be retaining the services of ... Read More

Budget 2021 is pro-poor and pro-growth -Minister Teixeira

Budget 2021 is pro-poor and pro-growth -Minister Teixeira

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 1, 2021

-governance under APNU/AFC only benefitted a few Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Hon. Gail Teixeira says the 2021 Budget ... Read More

$300M in Presidential Grants for 220 hinterland communities -Minister Sukhai

$300M in Presidential Grants for 220 hinterland communities -Minister Sukhai

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 27, 2021

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon, Pauline Sukhai has said 220 Amerindian villages and communities would benefit from Presidential Grant funds ... Read More

Sport Director to be appointed soon

Sport Director to be appointed soon

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 26, 2021

- probe into National Sports Commission - Minister Ramson Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Hon. Charles Ramson Jr says ... 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.