Agriculture, forestry, fishing sectors expand by 10.9 per cent- Report

The Ministry of Finance’s 2022 half-year report notes that the 10.9 per cent expansion of the  agriculture sector was driven by higher output from...

Guyana’s real economy grew by 36.4 per cent, non-oil by 8.3

The prudent management of the economy by the PPP/C government has resulted in a real growth in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) totalling 36.4 percent...

Guyana, World Bank sign US$44M agreement for human capital development

Senior Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh today re-emphasized government’s commitment to ensuring every Guyanese is able to participate in the economic transformation the country...

House approves key tax measures to return $1.9B to mining industry   

Miners are expected to experience significant tax relief with the National Assembly’s approval yesterday of the Fiscal Enactment Amendment Bill No. 2 of 2022...

Guyana secures £124M UK financing for specialized paediatric and maternal facility

The Guyana Government has secured a £124M investment from the United Kingdom's credit agency, UK Export Finance (UKEF), to finance in the next two...

Even without any major infrastructure to show, Winston Jordan says $333B was well spent

During his stewardship of the Guyanese economy, former Finance Minister, Winston Jordan expended some $333B on capital works. Of that, government borrowed $220B. While...

Finance Ministry hands over $75M in materials and equipment for distribution to farmers

Today, the Ministry of Finance handed over materials and equipment valued in excess of $75M to the Ministry of Agriculture for distribution to farmers...

Govt. seeks supplementary provision of $21B for housing and water development; $307M for education...

Supplementary funding to cater for a range of developmental initiatives were on Thursday sought when Senior Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh presented a Supplementary...

Govt. tables agreements for construction of modern healthcare facilities across 5 regions 

Senior Minister with Responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh, today tabled two agreements in the National Assembly to cater for the construction of modern...

Govt. asks House for $44B supplementary provision; portion to address sugar woes

Senior Minister with responsibility for Finance Dr. Ashni Singh today tabled in the National Assembly a request for supplementary provision totalling $44,794,011,175. For the agriculture...

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