Tag: sea defences

Sea defences to be strengthened with $5.1B investment

Sea defences to be strengthened with $5.1B investment

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 13, 2021

The Government has proposed a $5.1 billion allocation in Budget 2021 to bolster the nation’s sea defences. Senior Minister within ... Read More

Gov’t to address crippling sea defenses in upcoming budget

Gov’t to address crippling sea defenses in upcoming budget

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 6, 2020

Nearly two years after the last budget was passed in the National Assembly, the new Government will be picking up ... Read More

$14B for sea defence emergency works spanning 33km

$14B for sea defence emergency works spanning 33km

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 28, 2019

─ to be done over 3-year period says Min. Patterson DPI, Guyana, Thursday, November 28, 2019 The government is grappling ... Read More

Regions 3, 5, 6 residents being secured ahead of spring tide

Regions 3, 5, 6 residents being secured ahead of spring tide

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 24, 2019

̶ CDC prepares residents for Oct. 25 unusually high tide DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 24, 2019 Coastal Communities are better ... Read More

Leguan Island protected from flooding; 8 miles of roads done

Leguan Island protected from flooding; 8 miles of roads done

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 17, 2019

─ Gov’t oversees 9 sea defence projects to protect island ─ $800M from Caribbean Development Bank for sea defences on ... Read More

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