Tag: Old Age Pension

GCF partnering with chesskid.com to promote chess among youth

GCF partnering with chesskid.com to promote chess among youth

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 14, 2020

─Police Youth Groups targeted  in  initiative The Guyana Chess Federation (GCF) recently rolled out the Chesskids Online Chess-In-Schools programme in ... Read More

$17.6 B invested into social services for 2019.

$17.6 B invested into social services for 2019.

Ayana George Ayana George- July 6, 2020

—Old Age Pensions, Public Assistance see increases DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 6, 2020. The recently published Ministry of Finance’s, End ... Read More

Early Pension Payment to commence April 29

Early Pension Payment to commence April 29

Ayana George Ayana George- April 22, 2020

—New system implemented to ease overcrowding at post offices DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 22, 2020. The Guyana Post Office Corporation ... Read More

PUBLIC NOTICE – Ministry of Social Protection

PUBLIC NOTICE – Ministry of Social Protection

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 17, 2020

The Ministry of Social Protection wishes to advise the public that commencing Monday, 20th April, 2020, the collection of Public ... Read More

Old age pension increases to $20,500

Old age pension increases to $20,500

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 26, 2018

─   Public assistance also increased ─   Tax exemptions for persons with disabilities DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 26, 2018 Old age pension ... Read More

Social Protection Services in Region Nine by next week – others to follow

Social Protection Services in Region Nine by next week – others to follow

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 26, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, August 26, 2017 On Friday, August 25, Indigenous leaders were informed that a move to establish social ... Read More

Gov’t increases Old Age Pension by 45 percent in 18 months

Gov’t increases Old Age Pension by 45 percent in 18 months

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 30, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, November 30, 2017 Nearly 50,000 pensioners are expected to benefit from Government’s 2017 proposed increased in Old ... Read More

VAT, PAYE reduced, Tax Threshold, Old-Age Pension increased

VAT, PAYE reduced, Tax Threshold, Old-Age Pension increased

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 28, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, November 28, 2016 Delivering his third Budget, Minister of Finance Winston Jordan today, announced a series of ... Read More

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