Tag: Pomeroon River

Contract signed for over $569 million to dredge Pomeroon River mouth

Contract signed for over $569 million to dredge Pomeroon River mouth

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 12, 2022

-Agriculture Ministry signs over $1.3 billion in contracts as part of 2022 work programme -Contracts signed for land leveling equipment ... Read More

GEA continues to provide support for Solar Power

GEA continues to provide support for Solar Power

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 9, 2022

- Hackney Primary School benefits from the Replacement of depleted batteries The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA), on February 18th, 2022, ... Read More

Remote communities in Region Two to soon benefit from ICT connectivity

Remote communities in Region Two to soon benefit from ICT connectivity

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 31, 2022

Residents of several communities within the Pomeroon-Supenaam (Region Two), will soon be able to access the internet through the ICT ... Read More

Pomeroon farmers briefed on Gov’t short & long-term interventions to address continuous flooding

Pomeroon farmers briefed on Gov’t short & long-term interventions to address continuous flooding

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 18, 2021

-Ministers tout idea of permanently relocating residents to settlements, higher ground Farmers and other villagers who reside in communities along ... Read More

Mother of seven plans to invest in children’s education, job creation

Mother of seven plans to invest in children’s education, job creation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 17, 2021

- Government’s Because We Care cash grant welcomed Thirty-two-year-old Dorothy Richards is the recipient of $114,000 from the Government of ... Read More

Agri Ministry to purchase pontoon, two excavators for Pomeroon

Agri Ministry to purchase pontoon, two excavators for Pomeroon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 29, 2021

- more block drain structures to be constructed - flood-affected farmers to receive planting materials, fertiliser, other forms of assistance ... Read More

Policy to be developed to address workers safety, pay in mining industry

Policy to be developed to address workers safety, pay in mining industry

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 21, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton says his Ministry will be looking at developing a policy that deals specifically with ... Read More

Reports of child labour, exploitation on coconut plantations to be investigated – Minister Hamilton

Reports of child labour, exploitation on coconut plantations to be investigated – Minister Hamilton

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 20, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has said a comprehensive investigation will be launched into reports of child labour and ... Read More

Press Release – Flood Response Updates for Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam)

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 16, 2020

The Civil Defence Commission continued its flood response with more distribution of cleaning and sanitation hampers during the past weekend. ... Read More

Defying the odds

Defying the odds

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 9, 2020

─Nadeza Rodrigues runs thriving HEYS business despite disability Nadeza Rodrigues an entrepreneur and beneficiary of the Hinterland Employment Youth Service ... Read More

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