Tag: Transparency

Officials who lose oil money through misconduct to be held personally liable

Officials who lose oil money through misconduct to be held personally liable

Kemol King Kemol King- January 21, 2022

The law explicitly prohibits the misuse or misapplication of public funds, which Guyana’s petroleum revenues are, and outlines penalties for ... Read More

Pressing development needs may require transparent, early withdrawals from oil fund

Pressing development needs may require transparent, early withdrawals from oil fund

Kemol King Kemol King- January 16, 2022

The Natural Resource Fund Act 2021 has paved the way for government to make withdrawals from the Fund, through a ... Read More

Everything in sovereign wealth fund will have parliamentary oversight – President Ali

Everything in sovereign wealth fund will have parliamentary oversight – President Ali

Kemol King Kemol King- December 19, 2021

In response to criticisms of Guyana’s newly tabled Sovereign Wealth Fund (SWF) legislation, His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali said ... Read More

Gov’t committed to prudent, sustainable exploitation of natural resources

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- June 7, 2021

-Minister Bharrat tells EITI confab Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat has said the Government is committed to prudent ... Read More

Critical investments will secure Guyana’s future – President Ali

Critical investments will secure Guyana’s future – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 6, 2021

- Lauds Saipem Guyana for their local content strategy at facility launch His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali today emphasised that critical ... Read More

Opposition seeking to hide truth from the public with PAC stalemate

Opposition seeking to hide truth from the public with PAC stalemate

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 25, 2021

- Min Edghill - says Gov’t committed to transparency and accountability Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill says ... Read More

Government receives payment for the fifth oil lift

Government receives payment for the fifth oil lift

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 10, 2021

- recommits to transparency and accountability within the Petroleum Sector In keeping the Government’s commitment to accountability and transparency in ... Read More

GNPL urged to embrace modern techniques

GNPL urged to embrace modern techniques

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 19, 2020

-New Board of Directors and Minister McCoy tour facility Minister within the Office of the Prime Minister, Hon. Kwame McCoy, ... Read More

New NPTAB considering electronic submissions for bidders

New NPTAB considering electronic submissions for bidders

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 29, 2020

The newly installed National Procurement and Tender Administration Board (NPTAB) is positioning itself to facilitate electronic submissions of bids as ... Read More

Discussions on oil sector centred on investment -President Ali

Discussions on oil sector centred on investment -President Ali

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 18, 2020

-decision on Payara licence to be based on review His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has said the Government remains ... Read More

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