Tag: Toshaos

Labour Minister enlightens toshaos on how to avoid exploitation of villagers

Labour Minister enlightens toshaos on how to avoid exploitation of villagers

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- July 16, 2022

Indigenous village leaders have been urged to ensure that contracts are signed between employers and the persons they employ from ... Read More

Tourism sector rebounded in 2021

Tourism sector rebounded in 2021

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- January 6, 2022

The Ministry of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, has been at the forefront of development in Guyana, as the third largest ... Read More

“We understand the importance of agriculture” – Minister Mustapha tells residents of St. Cuthbert’s Mission

“We understand the importance of agriculture” – Minister Mustapha tells residents of St. Cuthbert’s Mission

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 20, 2021

- community to benefit from shadehouse, other incentives to boost agriculture Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha MP, on Tuesday, reiterated to ... Read More

Comprehensive, post-flood package for every affected community – President Ali

Comprehensive, post-flood package for every affected community – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 7, 2021

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali said that his Government is working on devising a comprehensive post-flood package that will be ... Read More

Region 10 Amerindian communities receive $92M from COVID-19 fund

Region 10 Amerindian communities receive $92M from COVID-19 fund

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 1, 2021

Toshaos across Region 10, on Monday, welcomed a $92 million injection into their local economies through the Government’s one-off COVID-19 ... Read More

Region Nine Toshaos and Councillors to receive stipend increase

Region Nine Toshaos and Councillors to receive stipend increase

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 24, 2020

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall, ... Read More

CDC takes COVID relief efforts to Reg. 9

CDC takes COVID relief efforts to Reg. 9

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 11, 2020

Civil Defence Commission Press Release August 11, 2020 Some five hundred and twenty (520) hampers and over two thousand (2,000) ... Read More

Toshaos call for stiffer penalties on illegal and unsafe mining

Toshaos call for stiffer penalties on illegal and unsafe mining

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- October 10, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 10, 2019 Toshaos and other village leaders are calling on the government to enforce stricter penalties ... Read More

‘Constitutional reform’ talks to be taken to Indigenous villages

‘Constitutional reform’ talks to be taken to Indigenous villages

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- October 9, 2019

─ Toshaos welcome move to facilitate important initiative DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 9, 2019 The Office of the Prime Minister ... Read More

$34M for hinterland sustainable community projects

$34M for hinterland sustainable community projects

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- October 9, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Over $34M in Presidential and Capital Grants were presented to Toshaos for green sustainable ... Read More

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