Tag: Parliament

VAT on exports reversed, over 100 licence fees reduced

VAT on exports reversed, over 100 licence fees reduced

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 30, 2020

The Value-Added Tax (Amendment) Bill and several others passed in the National Assembly on Monday will bring financial relief to ... Read More

Almost 60 per cent of Agriculture budget to improve drainage system

Almost 60 per cent of Agriculture budget to improve drainage system

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 21, 2020

- Minister Mustapha Almost 60 per cent of the total budget allocated to the Ministry of Agriculture will address the ... Read More

PNC/R executive awarded $23M contract to print birth certificates

PNC/R executive awarded $23M contract to print birth certificates

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 21, 2020

PNC/R Executive Mr. Lawrence ‘Larry’ London, benefitted from a $23 million contract to print birth certificates on behalf of the ... Read More

$1.25B to boost coconut and horticulture undertaken by NAREI

$1.25B to boost coconut and horticulture undertaken by NAREI

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 20, 2020

─ The ministry intends to establish two coconut nurseries at Charity and Kairuni Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha said ... Read More

Budget 2020 assures prosperity for all Guyanese – Minister Edghill

Budget 2020 assures prosperity for all Guyanese – Minister Edghill

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 18, 2020

-urges Opposition support After five days of heated debates on the$329.5 billion Emergency Budget, Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop ... Read More

GuySuCo to undergo expansive revamping with $5B allocation -Minister Mustapha

GuySuCo to undergo expansive revamping with $5B allocation -Minister Mustapha

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 17, 2020

- APNU+AFC’s own $100M COI showed closure of sugar estates not feasible Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha says the ... Read More

Budget 2020 ‘inclusive’, ‘equitable’ – MP Charlie

Budget 2020 ‘inclusive’, ‘equitable’ – MP Charlie

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- September 16, 2020

Government Member of Parliament, Mr. Alister Charlie, has urged the Opposition to support the 2020 Budget as it is inclusive, ... Read More

$1B allotted for Public servants training, scholarships ─Minister Parag

$1B allotted for Public servants training, scholarships ─Minister Parag

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 16, 2020

The Government has demonstrated its commitment to the personal and professional growth of public servants through the allotment of $1.013 ... Read More

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