House passes $781.9B National Budget

Guyana’s $781.9B national budget was on Thursday passed in the National Assembly at the conclusion of its 62nd Sitting following approval of the Appropriation...

Restoration of City Hall Building for year-end completion despite discovery of further structural problems

The nation is being assured that restorative works being carried out at the iconic City Hall Building in Georgetown will be completed by the...

“$Millions pilfered”: Forensic Audit into APNU+AFC’s management of SLED programme ongoing – Dharamlall

A forensic audit is ongoing into the former government’s handling of the Sustainable Livelihood and Entrepreneurial Development (SLED) programme, says Local Government and Regional...

Not a dime from $2.1B collected annually by M&CC goes toward fixing roads, clearing...

The managers of Georgetown collect more than $2.1B in revenues annually, but “not a dime” goes toward fixing roads and clearing drains, says Local...

Accreditation of creative arts institute, hosting of literary arts festival on the cards

The Culture, Youth and Sports Ministry’s budgetary allocation of some $4.3 billion was on Tuesday approved by the Parliamentary Committee of Supply and will...

“Towers” to be constructed at Houston to house “scattered” ministries, agencies – Min. Edghill

The PPP/C administration is moving to construct office towers at Houston, East Bank Demerara (EBD) to house 'scattered" governmental ministries and agencies. Making the...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Chris Ram, Volda Lawrence misunderstood critical aspects of 2023 budget

Dear Editor, I wish to address a few macroeconomic fundamental errors both in interpretation and calculation made by Volda Lawrence, a Member of Parliament (M.P),...

House greenlights $2B for works at sugar factories, including reopening of Rose Hall Estate

The Committee of Supply on Tuesday approved the sum of $2B of for works at sugar estates across the country. The sum was allocated...

Constitutional Agencies’ Budgets passed

The 2023 budgets for all constitutional agencies totalling close to $14B, were on Monday approved in the National Assembly after examination of the estimates...

Single Window System to end run-around at Housing Ministry for development permits – Minister

The Housing and Water Ministry is moving to implement a single window system to end the running around citizens face when applying for development...

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