Tag: Old age

Vulnerable persons to benefit extensively from budget 2022

Vulnerable persons to benefit extensively from budget 2022

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- February 2, 2022

Citizens, young and old can look forward to new and improved services from the Ministry of Human Services and Social ... Read More

Budget 2022: $28,000 for old age pension, $14,000 for public assistance

Budget 2022: $28,000 for old age pension, $14,000 for public assistance

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- January 26, 2022

Some $2.3 billion has been allocated to increase old age pension from $25,000 to $28,000 monthly, which will see 65,000 ... Read More

NIS pension increase from $32,100 to $35, 000.

NIS pension increase from $32,100 to $35, 000.

Ayana George Ayana George- January 16, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 16, 2020 The National Insurance Scheme has announced that old age and invalidity pensions have increased ... 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.