Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 December 2015, 10:02 by Denis Chabrol
President David Granger has announced for 2016 two government Ministries will be renamed in an effort to place more attention on certain sectors.
President Granger during the swearing in of two new commissioners on the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) stated that the Communication sector would see a Ministry being renamed in its favor.
The other sector would be the natural resources sector.
Granger stated that the renaming would effectively reflect the direction of the government and where it would like to see emphasis being placed.
He said “quite recently we have taken a decision to announce certain changes in our cabinet to emphasize that our administration” is doing.
The President stated that the Communication sector is moving ahead worldwide and Guyana should not remain in a stagnant state, given the importance of the sector.
“The rest of the world is moving ahead at a fast rate…but the speed at which communication an other public utilities perform these days we have to keep abreast,” he stated.