Tag: Region Eight

GTA launches inaugural Guyana Fishing Festival at Makari, Region Eight

GTA launches inaugural Guyana Fishing Festival at Makari, Region Eight

- November 26, 2022

The Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) launched the inaugural Guyana Fishing Festival at the Piraiba (Lau Lau) Lodge, Makari, Region Eight, ... Read More

Amerindian land titling increased under the PPP/C Administration

Amerindian land titling increased under the PPP/C Administration

- November 22, 2022

- “We are back on track with our commitment” – Minister Sukhai Amerindian Affairs Minister, Pauline Sukhai, on Saturday told ... Read More

Paramakatoi, Mabaruma smart hospitals to be officially reopened soon

Paramakatoi, Mabaruma smart hospitals to be officially reopened soon

- November 12, 2022

Residents of Paramakatoi and surrounding communities will soon benefit from an upgraded smart health facility, in Region Eight, under the ... Read More

Housing development, 24-hour water access for Mahdia

Housing development, 24-hour water access for Mahdia

- November 7, 2022

Residents of Mahdia and surrounding areas in Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni) will benefit from improved housing and water as part of ... Read More

Mahdia residents to benefit from $362.4M solar farm

Mahdia residents to benefit from $362.4M solar farm

- October 13, 2022

- PM witnesses signing of contract Prime Minister Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips, today reaffirmed Government’s commitment to bridging ... Read More

Learning loss being addressed with EdYou FM launch in Region Eight

Learning loss being addressed with EdYou FM launch in Region Eight

- October 6, 2022

In its bid to address the learning loss caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Education’s National Centre for ... Read More

$6M bus to transport Princeville children to school

$6M bus to transport Princeville children to school

- October 3, 2022

Children in Princeville, Region Eight, will no longer have to walk to Mahdia for school, as a new bus was ... Read More

Minister Sukhai urges hinterland youths to ‘seize opportunities’

Minister Sukhai urges hinterland youths to ‘seize opportunities’

- September 14, 2022

Hinterland youths are being encouraged to seize the plethora of training opportunities being offered by the government to ensure they ... Read More

School cash grant integral to hinterland students’ education

School cash grant integral to hinterland students’ education

- August 3, 2022

The importance of the ‘Because We Care’, school uniform and supplies cash grants are continuing to manifest, especially in the ... Read More

$135M ‘Because We Care’ cash grant for school children in Region Eight

$135M ‘Because We Care’ cash grant for school children in Region Eight

- August 2, 2022

Parents and guardians will now be able to purchase school uniforms and other essential items to return their children to ... Read More

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