Tag: PPP/C government

Low-yielding rice farmers now benefiting from improved production levels

Low-yielding rice farmers now benefiting from improved production levels

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 7, 2022

as GRDB continues to promote ‘6-Points’ practice Since taking office, the PPP/C Government through the Ministry of Agriculture has been ... Read More

Agriculture Ministry’s Farmers’ Market deemed a massive success

Agriculture Ministry’s Farmers’ Market deemed a massive success

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 20, 2022

- consumers benefit from farm-fresh, agro-processed commodities at reduced prices - similar activities to be hosted across the country  Today, ... Read More

‘Heavily subsidised’ laptop purchases for CPCE teachers in Budget 2022

‘Heavily subsidised’ laptop purchases for CPCE teachers in Budget 2022

Kemol King Kemol King- February 9, 2022

The PPP/C Government has returned a programme it had introduced before 2015, which provides subsidised purchases of laptops to teachers ... Read More

Statement by Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips

Statement by Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 7, 2021

I must share my profound disappointment at the position taken by Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly, the Honourable Mr. ... Read More

80 Zeelugt families to receive outstanding land titles by January

80 Zeelugt families to receive outstanding land titles by January

Kemol King Kemol King- November 5, 2021

Approximately 80 families at Zeelugt, East Bank Essequibo, will receive certificates of title for their land within three months, part ... Read More

Cabinet Grants ‘No-Objection’ to Amaila Falls Hydropower Project (AFHP) and the New Demerara Harbour Bridge (NDHB)

Cabinet Grants ‘No-Objection’ to Amaila Falls Hydropower Project (AFHP) and the New Demerara Harbour Bridge (NDHB)

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 1, 2021

Amaila Falls Hydropower Project (AFHP) Cabinet, at its most recent meeting, has granted its ‘no objection’ for the Office of ... Read More

Government Announces Further Cut in Excise Tax on Fuel

Government Announces Further Cut in Excise Tax on Fuel

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 7, 2021

– Prices at Pump expected to reduce Senior Minister in the Office of the President with Responsibility for Finance, Dr. ... Read More

Statement by the Minister of Agriculture, Honourable Zulfikar Mustapha, MP

Statement by the Minister of Agriculture, Honourable Zulfikar Mustapha, MP

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 6, 2021

The Ministry of Agriculture welcomes the mechanisms that were recently announced by Vice President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo, relating to the ... Read More

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