Tag: National Budget

‘Historic’ and ‘Transformational’ $552.9 Billion 2022 Budget passed by National Assembly 

‘Historic’ and ‘Transformational’ $552.9 Billion 2022 Budget passed by National Assembly 

- February 10, 2022

The $552.9 Billion National Budget presented to Parliament on January 26 was today passed in Parliament following approval of the ... Read More

$1.1B approved for medicines, oxygen, PPEs for ‘COVID’ Hospital

$1.1B approved for medicines, oxygen, PPEs for ‘COVID’ Hospital

- February 10, 2022

The sum of $1.1 billion will be expended to procure medicine, oxygen and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at the Infectious ... Read More

National Assembly approves FMAA Amendment Bill piloted by Senior Finance Minister

National Assembly approves FMAA Amendment Bill piloted by Senior Finance Minister

- December 30, 2021

-Budget process for Constitutional Agencies to be strengthened and streamlined while preserving their independence  The Fiscal Management and Accountability Amendment ... Read More

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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

COVID-19 Alert!

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