Tag: tourism

Budget 2021 is one with a vision – Minister Walrond

Budget 2021 is one with a vision – Minister Walrond

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- March 6, 2021

-$2.74B for the Ministry would advance development plans Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, Hon. Oneidge Walrond says Budget 2021 ... Read More

GNBS to use $54M to boost testing capacity for oil and gas, other sectors

GNBS to use $54M to boost testing capacity for oil and gas, other sectors

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- March 6, 2021

-police also to benefit from expanded calibration services -rice sector to get weighbridge scales -vendors to access mobile certification unit ... Read More

Guyana’s tourism on the road to recovery

Guyana’s tourism on the road to recovery

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- February 28, 2021

-‘one of the hottest destinations on the planet’ -Minister Walrond -$185M for Tourism and Hospitality Institute - $30M for training ... Read More

The Ministry of Tourism Industry and Commerce is monitoring the increase in prices for some vegetables

The Ministry of Tourism Industry and Commerce is monitoring the increase in prices for some vegetables

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 10, 2021

The Ministry of Tourism, Industry and Commerce is monitoring the increase in the cost of vegetables across the country. Several ... 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

150 passengers arrive on inaugural JetBlue flight from New York

150 passengers arrive on inaugural JetBlue flight from New York

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 12, 2020

History was made last evening when major US airline, jetBlue Airways made its maiden journey to the Cheddi Jagan International ... Read More

$2B funding secured for Tourism and Hospitality Institute

$2B funding secured for Tourism and Hospitality Institute

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 11, 2020

-CDB approves US $11M loan The Caribbean Development Bank has approved a US$11 million (approximately $2.3 billion) loan for the ... Read More

Tourism Sector Reopening continues with 4 Additional Businesses Issued Conditional Approval to Reopen

Tourism Sector Reopening continues with 4 Additional Businesses Issued Conditional Approval to Reopen

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 11, 2020

The  Guyana  Tourism  Authority  (GTA)  is happy to announce that an additional four (4) tourism businesses have been inspected and ... Read More

Guyana, Suriname deepen relations through Open Skies Agreement

Guyana, Suriname deepen relations through Open Skies Agreement

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 7, 2020

-expansion of trade, tourism and travel expected Guyana is collaborating with Suriname to broaden connectivity and tap into both new ... Read More

Four-lane highway in Region Three to bring massive spin-off benefits

Four-lane highway in Region Three to bring massive spin-off benefits

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 31, 2020

- President Ali Guyanese can expect massive infrastructural transformation and huge spin-off benefits from the construction of a four-lane highway ... Read More

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