Tag: Warapoka

Hundreds of millions to be invested in new wells for Region One

Hundreds of millions to be invested in new wells for Region One

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 28, 2022

The sum of $200 million will be expended under the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) Hinterland Water Supply programme, to drill ... 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

Warapoka commissions Horo Hanoco guest house

Warapoka commissions Horo Hanoco guest house

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- December 7, 2021

The indigenous community of Warapoka, Region One, has received an economic boost with the commissioning of the guest house there. ... Read More

GTA launches seven new experiential tours

GTA launches seven new experiential tours

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- December 3, 2021

Domestic and international tourists now have a range of options after the Ministry of Tourism Industry and Commerce, and the ... Read More

Community-led & owned tourism development in Lake Capoey

Community-led & owned tourism development in Lake Capoey

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 9, 2021

-GTA completes governance + CBT assessment & review of the community’s -Tourism Development Action Plan In  2018,  the  Community-Led & ... Read More

Warapoka responding to COVID-19 vaccination campaign

Warapoka responding to COVID-19 vaccination campaign

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- May 27, 2021

Residents of Warapoka located along the Waini River in the Moruca Sub-district, Region One, have responded positively to the Ministry ... Read More

Protocol for ongoing Covid monitoring in place

Protocol for ongoing Covid monitoring in place

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- December 11, 2020

The Ministry of Health has measures in place for ongoing monitoring of COVID-19 cases in all regions.   Minister Hon. Dr. ... Read More

Lockdown lifted in Kwebanna after positive cases drop to four

Lockdown lifted in Kwebanna after positive cases drop to four

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- November 16, 2020

−monitoring continues at Warapoka The Government has lifted its lockdown on Kwebanna, Barima-Waini (Region One) after positive COVID-19 cases reduced ... Read More

Officials monitoring 14 COVID-19 cases in Warapoka

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- November 13, 2020

Health officials in Barima-Waini (Region One) are closely monitoring 14 cases of COVID-19 in Warapoka. Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. ... Read More

Cassava Festival in Kwebanna

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 26, 2019

―set for December 14 ―ahead of Commissioning of Cassava Flour Factory Ministry of Indigenous Peoples' Affairs, Press Release The Farmers ... Read More

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