Tag: Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo

Government’s historic Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS) 2030 presented to the National Assembly by Finance Minister

Government’s historic Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS) 2030 presented to the National Assembly by Finance Minister

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 21, 2022

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh today presented Guyana’s Low Carbon ... Read More

US$100M diagnostic centres for hinterland communities – VP Jagdeo announces

US$100M diagnostic centres for hinterland communities – VP Jagdeo announces

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 11, 2022

Amerindians will soon benefit from over US $100 million in improved healthcare through the establishment of diagnostic centres. This was ... Read More

Minister Mustapha engages Essequibo rice farmers, fisherfolk as government prepares to roll out assistance programmes

Minister Mustapha engages Essequibo rice farmers, fisherfolk as government prepares to roll out assistance programmes

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 10, 2022

- says no cash will be given to rice farmers, nonpartisan committee to assist with verification processes - two weeks ... Read More

With LCDS 2030, Guyana aligns oil sector with global climate ambitions 

With LCDS 2030, Guyana aligns oil sector with global climate ambitions 

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- June 5, 2022

Today, Guyana joins the globe in celebrating World Environment Day 2022. This year’s campaign “Only One Earth” calls for collective, transformative ... Read More

Several emergency works to be put in place to ease flooding in Cookrite Savannah

Several emergency works to be put in place to ease flooding in Cookrite Savannah

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 4, 2022

Following a meeting with several cattle farmers from Black Bush Polder on the Corentyne Coast in Region Six, Agriculture Minister, ... Read More

Yakusari Corp. receives $3 million in fencing material to assist with ongoing conflict between rice, cattle farmers

Yakusari Corp. receives $3 million in fencing material to assist with ongoing conflict between rice, cattle farmers

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 25, 2022

-approximately 200 cattle farmers to benefit With the government signaling its intention to develop the country’s livestock industry, the Ministry ... Read More

Guyanese to benefit from 8,000 part-time jobs to cushion cost of living – VP Jagdeo

Guyanese to benefit from 8,000 part-time jobs to cushion cost of living – VP Jagdeo

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 25, 2022

Guyanese will soon benefit from a host of employment opportunities, as the PPP/C Government moves aggressively towards making some 8,000 ... Read More

‘Any new oil contract will seek better terms for Guyana’ – VP Jagdeo reaffirms

‘Any new oil contract will seek better terms for Guyana’ – VP Jagdeo reaffirms

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- February 4, 2022

Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo has reaffirmed that any new Production Sharing Agreements (PSA) that Guyana enters into will obtain ... Read More

Gov’t wants Guyanese to secure financing with contracts as collateral

Gov’t wants Guyanese to secure financing with contracts as collateral

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- February 4, 2022

Vice President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo has announced that the PPP/C Government will devise a plan that would see Guyanese securing ... Read More

Oil funds to help finance Budget 2022 – Vice President

Oil funds to help finance Budget 2022 – Vice President

Kemol King Kemol King- January 21, 2022

─ says will ensure Guyana borrows less- Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said Budget 2022 will be financed partly by ... Read More

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