Tag: Region 9

Region 9 CSOs undergoing Water & Sanitation training

Region 9 CSOs undergoing Water & Sanitation training

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 3, 2022

Sixty-four (64) Community Service Officers (CSOs) in Region 9 are undergoing a two-day training exercise to better equip them with ... Read More

GWI Establishing Permanent Offices Regionally

GWI Establishing Permanent Offices Regionally

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 3, 2021

- Lethem staff to occupy new building by December As the Guyana Water Incorporated moves towards 100 percent access to ... Read More

Agri. Ministry signs over $6.6M in contracts to improve D&I, agro-processing capabilities in Region 9

Agri. Ministry signs over $6.6M in contracts to improve D&I, agro-processing capabilities in Region 9

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 2, 2021

The Ministry of Agriculture on Tuesday signed seven contracts totaling $665,706,092 for a number of works to be carried out ... Read More

Minister Bharrat takes GOAL to six Region Nine villages

Minister Bharrat takes GOAL to six Region Nine villages

Kemol King Kemol King- June 1, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat launched the Government’s 20,000 online scholarship programme in six villages in Upper Takutu-Upper ... Read More

GNBS orders destruction of non-complying cigarettes in Lethem

GNBS orders destruction of non-complying cigarettes in Lethem

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 18, 2021

The Product Compliance Department of the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) ordered the destruction of 290 cases (290,000 packs) ... Read More

600 Guyanese fully vaccinated against Covid

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 16, 2021

- all healthcare workers in Region Nine immunised - Minister Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr Frank Anthony says Government’s ... Read More

$50M to boost agriculture in Region Nine

$50M to boost agriculture in Region Nine

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- April 8, 2021

- Commerce chamber, RDC urged to take the lead Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has said the Government will ... Read More

Minister Dharamlall engages Lethem officials, business chamber on regional development

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 25, 2020

The Lethem Town Council (LTC) and the Rupununi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) were on Tuesday urged to work ... Read More

Gov’t establishes 174 Community Development Councils

Gov’t establishes 174 Community Development Councils

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 23, 2020

The Government has established 174 Community Development Councils (CDCs) along the coastland as it focuses on strengthening the relationship between ... Read More

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