Guyana’s 2023 export earnings increase by 16.9% to US$13.2 billion

Guyana’s export earnings grew by 16.9 percent to an estimated US$13.2B. According to the 2024 budget, this is on account of higher revenues from...

Guyana registers positive first quarter performance for 2022- Central Bank

The Guyanese economy registered mostly positive output performance during the first quarter of 2022. According to Central Bank’s latest statistical bulletin, there continues to be...

Central Bank blocks Republic Bank’s acquisition of Scotia branches

After months of due diligence, Bank of Guyana has come to the conclusion that permitting Republic Bank’s acquisition of Scotia Bank's operations would not...

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...

Guyana poised to be largest non-OPEC producer by 2027- Min. Singh

Given ExxonMobil Guyana’s operational performance in the Stabroek Block, local authorities say plans remain on track for the nation to have six floating, production,...

$2.8B allocated to support GWI operations; over $644M for sanitation interventions

The sum of $2.8B has been allocated to support the operations of the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI). Making this announcement today was the Minister...

Nearly 2,000 BPO jobs created since 2020-Finance Minister

Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh, in his presentation of the 2024 national budget, highlighted the substantial growth in Guyana's Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry...

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...

No concrete evidence to support link between ASP and multi-million-dollar drug deal

Three weeks ago, an Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) was reportedly double-crossed by two “small time” drug dealers who were supposed to make arrangements...

Govt. to use portion of US$30.4M IDB loan to give pensioners additional $20,500 coupon

The People’s Progressive Party / Civic (PPP/C) administration is poised to use a portion of a US$30.4M loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)...

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