Tag: National Budget

Over $50 billion to return to economy from 2020, 2021 budget measures – Dr Singh

Over $50 billion to return to economy from 2020, 2021 budget measures – Dr Singh

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- March 7, 2021

Some $50 billion is expected to be pumped back into the Guyanese economy from measures announced in the 2020 and ... Read More

Govt’s $383.1 billion budget passed in National Assembly

Govt’s $383.1 billion budget passed in National Assembly

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- March 4, 2021

- without full scrutiny from Opposition - ‘unfortunate they failed to participate’ - Dr. Ashni Singh The National Assembly today ... Read More

$383.1B 2021 Budget passed by National Assembly

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2021

The $383.1Billion National Budget was today passed in Parliament following approval of the Appropriations Bill 2021 (Bill No. 4 of ... Read More

6.9 per cent decrease in serious crime in 2020 -Minister Benn

6.9 per cent decrease in serious crime in 2020 -Minister Benn

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 27, 2021

Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn has said there was a decrease in serious crime in Guyana in 2020. ... Read More

Govt proposes $293M budget for fisheries, aquaculture industry

Govt proposes $293M budget for fisheries, aquaculture industry

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 16, 2021

The emerging Fisheries and Aquaculture Industry will see significant growth with the $293 million provision the Government has proposed in ... Read More

Amendment to Fiscal Management & Accountability Act (FMAA) tabled by Finance Minister

Amendment to Fiscal Management & Accountability Act (FMAA) tabled by Finance Minister

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 29, 2021

-allows for streamlining of budget process for Constitutional Agencies -ensures Parliament has comprehensive view of Budget in approval process   An ... Read More

Region Two Housing sector operations to be revamped

Region Two Housing sector operations to be revamped

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 3, 2020

Minister of Housing and Water, the Hon. Collin Croal has committed to implementing better policy measures geared at ensuring improved ... Read More

Minister outlines ambitious $3B development plan for housing sector

Minister outlines ambitious $3B development plan for housing sector

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 15, 2020

- works ongoing to prepare new housing schemes - electricity, potable water to be provided - $1.7Billion allocated for land ... Read More

Amerindians told lofty promises and sold candy dreams for the last 5 years – Min. Edghill

Amerindians told lofty promises and sold candy dreams for the last 5 years – Min. Edghill

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 10, 2020

- PPP/C Government more committed to the prosperity of Amerindians - will redouble efforts for their economic and social development ... Read More

$3Billion for housing; $2Billion to GWI

$3Billion for housing; $2Billion to GWI

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 9, 2020

- CH&PA enforcement arm to address squatting and fair land allocations - Beneficiaries of pre-2015 housing initiatives to see improvement ... Read More

Budget 2020 is $330B

Budget 2020 is $330B

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 8, 2020

- a substantial part already spent by the previous administration - stymied some of the initiatives that the gov’t wanted ... Read More

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