Tag: SBB

Small businesses thrive through pandemic

Small businesses thrive through pandemic

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- March 21, 2021

- 25 awarded for their outstanding work over the last year The COVID-19 pandemic has forced businesses, especially micro and ... Read More

Capitalise on resources at Business Bureau to grow small businesses

Capitalise on resources at Business Bureau to grow small businesses

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- March 19, 2021

-Minister Walrond tells 25 awardees Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, Hon. Oneidge Walrond has congratulated 25 recipients of awards ... Read More

COVID-19 grants for small businesses

COVID-19 grants for small businesses

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- November 14, 2020

The Small Business Bureau (SBB) has provided grants of up to $200,000 to its registered clients, who have proven that ... Read More

Ensuring youth development guarantees Guyana’s development

Ensuring youth development guarantees Guyana’s development

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 4, 2020

- “We want to bring the energy, intellectual development, skills and knowledge of our young people”- Minister Benn. Over 20 ... Read More

Imagine, Create, Market

Imagine, Create, Market

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- February 23, 2020

―North Georgetown Students Creating Opportunities DPI, Guyana, Sunday, February 23, 2020 In a world where many people fancy paying money ... Read More

Over $244M in grants from SBB in four years

Over $244M in grants from SBB in four years

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- December 27, 2019

─ $40 million for 2019  DPI, Guyana, Friday, December 27, 2019 Guyanese have been making the best of the services ... Read More

Prospects for at-risk youths

Prospects for at-risk youths

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- July 23, 2019

─ Small Business Bureau to train vulnerable youths ─ several young people received grants just last week after completing training ... Read More

Govt mulls return of development banking

Govt mulls return of development banking

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 11, 2019

─ to assist small, medium businesses, heads of single households DPI, Guyana, Monday, February 11, 2019 Government is considering the ... Read More

Linden Small Business creating jobs

Linden Small Business creating jobs

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 5, 2019

─ Small Business Bureau assisting business venture start-ups ─ Min. of Business visits several small businesses in Linden ─ SBB ... Read More

Govt dedicated to creating a brighter future for Guyanese

Govt dedicated to creating a brighter future for Guyanese

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 1, 2019

─ committed to enhancing small business operations in Region 10 ─ Entrepreneurial reform to take place within months ─ politics ... Read More

SBB boasts over $1BILLION in loans over four years – CEO

SBB boasts over $1BILLION in loans over four years – CEO

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 18, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, December 18, 2018 The Small Business Bureau (SBB) said it has been able to facilitate the disbursement ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.