Tag: pension increase

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

Pensioners get 2.6 percent increase-Budget 2018

Pensioners get 2.6 percent increase-Budget 2018

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 27, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 27, 2017 The Coalition government has committed to increasing the old age pension to $19,500, with ... Read More

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