Tag: road safety

Public works ministry, IDB launch highway safety campaign

Public works ministry, IDB launch highway safety campaign

- October 18, 2022

The Public Works Ministry in collaboration with the Inter-American Development Bank on Tuesday launched a highway safety video campaign at ... Read More

Proposal made to reduce speed limit to 30km per hour on urban roads

Proposal made to reduce speed limit to 30km per hour on urban roads

- May 13, 2022

A proposal has been made to reduce the speed limit for urban roads from 50 kilometres per hour to 30 ... Read More

Statement on the Current Road Safety Situation in Guyana

Statement on the Current Road Safety Situation in Guyana

- March 4, 2022

Citizens continue to die on our roadways at an alarming rate. As the Minister of Public Works, who is responsible ... Read More

East Bank industrial, commercial development will be reservoir for job creation – President Ali

East Bank industrial, commercial development will be reservoir for job creation – President Ali

- December 20, 2021

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali said that along with the many infrastructural improvements, the East Bank Corridor will also be ... Read More

More must be done to reduce road fatalities – Minister Benn

More must be done to reduce road fatalities – Minister Benn

- November 21, 2021

─ receives Decade of Action for Road Safety plan The Ministry of Home Affairs, in collaboration with the Traffic Department ... Read More

Hunter Street back in operation following reconstruction

Hunter Street back in operation following reconstruction

- May 11, 2021

—to accommodate three lanes of traffic to ease congestion —Minister Edghill, Traffic Chief call for safe use Minister of Public ... Read More

Minister Benn held discussions with Minibus Operators, Vendors and Other Stakeholders

Minister Benn held discussions with Minibus Operators, Vendors and Other Stakeholders

- October 22, 2020

Minister of Home Affairs Robeson Benn on Wednesday October 21, 2020, held the first in a series of discussions with ... Read More

President calls for caution on roadways

President calls for caution on roadways

- December 4, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, December 4, 2019 His Excellency, President David Granger, has called for citizens to be more cautious when ... Read More

Statement by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana. December 4, 2019

Statement by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana. December 4, 2019

- December 4, 2019

Road safety The deaths, disabilities and injuries and damage to property caused by accidents on our roads are deeply distressing. ... Read More

Govt will do whatever is necessary to ensure roads are safe – DG Harmon

Govt will do whatever is necessary to ensure roads are safe – DG Harmon

- November 28, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, November 28, 2019 The recent spate of road deaths has been viewed with great concern by Cabinet, ... Read More

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