A number of police ranks comprising Divisional Commanders, Divisional Media Relations Officers and staff of the Police Public Relations Department benefitted from a Public Relations Seminar which was recently conducted by Public Communications Consultant Christopher Nascimento in continued efforts to assist the Police Force, a release from the police said today.
Minister of Telecommunication with responsibility for tourism, Catherine Hughes has underscored the importance of community-based tourism to the development of the local tourism sector and the beneficiary villages and their people.
Officials of the Ministry of Public Infrastructure and the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) yesterday visited Harlem, West Coast Demerara where an on-the-spot commitment was given to include that area in the US$30M sea and river defence resilience project, GINA said.
A three- day Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) workshop hosted by the Ministry of Finance in collaboration with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is ongoing for approximately 90 senior public servants, GINA said today.
The People Progressive’s Party (PPP) yesterday led a protest outside of the Ministry of the Presidency over the decision by Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan to appoint the Mayor of Mabaruma and the chairpersons of five Neighbourhood Democratic Councils (NDCs) following tied council votes.
Indigenous Ministers, Dawn Hastings-Williams and Valerie Garrido-Lowe have pledged to enhance the facilities at the Amerindian hostel in Princes Street, as part of an effort aimed at addressing indigenous gender needs, following complaints.
The $500,000 sip: President David Granger and other officials sample Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL) 50-year-old El Dorado rum at yesterday’s launch of the alcoholic beverage which is a special edition to commemorate Guyana’s 50th Independence Anniversary next month.