Daily Archives: Monday, 12 December 2022, 21:05

Healthcare workers get “good” salary increases in exchange for “highest level” performance

Last Updated on Monday, 12 December 2022, 21:05 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Monday night announced fatter pay-packets for 5,000 healthcare workers ranging from GY$100,000 at the lowest rung to GY$450,000,  saying it was an effort to ensure they “enjoy a good salary and a better standard of living” while at the same time delivering quality services to ...

Read More »

Showdown looms over planned removal of food caravans from outside Georgetown Hospital

Last Updated on Monday, 12 December 2022, 16:20 by Denis Chabrol Vendors, who sell food and beverages in caravans and stalls outside the Georgetown Public Hospital (GPH), on Tuesday afternoon vowed to remain there in defiance of a final removal order by the Public Works Ministry, even as the Georgetown City Council was preparing to take the matter to court. ...

Read More »

New Market Street stalls opposite Georgerown hospital face demolition

Last Updated on Monday, 12 December 2022, 14:47 by Denis Chabrol The Public Works Ministry on Monday issued a final warning to vendors on New Market Street opposite Georgetown Public Hospital (GPHC) to remove their stalls or they will be demolished and taken away. “A final notice is hereby given to vendors who are occupying spaces along New Market Street, ...

Read More »

Guyanese farmers participate in global family farming conference

Last Updated on Monday, 12 December 2022, 13:34 by Denis Chabrol Two Guyanese farmers are now expected to influence Guyana’s agricultural policies as a result of their participation in dialogues of the United Nations Decade of Family Farming. They are Mr. Javed Ishmael of the West Berbice Sheep and Goat Association and Ms. Cindy Halley of the Central Mahaicony/Perth Village ...

Read More »

Georgetown/ Vreed-en-Hoop fare to remain $100

Last Updated on Monday, 12 December 2022, 7:29 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali brokered last night brokered a deal with the speed boat operators who work the Georgetown to Vreed-en-Hoop route to have their fare remain at $100 per person. The Office of the President says the decision was made after Dr Ali met with members of the Demerara ...

Read More »