Focus and attention The national economy is usually divided up into four sectors, namely, agriculture, mining, manufacturing and services.
The reality One could see from the data presented in last week’s article that the intention of the government is clear.
Financial plan On November 28, the Minister of Finance presented the budget for the year 2017 for the consumption of the people of Guyana.
Curiosity Prior to the appointment of members of the Public Pro-curement Commission (PPC) this year, the question that comes to mind is what was the responsibility of Cabinet in the award of contracts over $15 million?
Summary information In the Annual Report of the Bank of Guyana, readers can find a series of tables, one of which is entitled ‘Balance of Payments’.
Conclusion Labour productivity As noted in the first part of this article, six inputs based on physical units or items of expenditure were selected to form an opinion of the stewardship of the previous administration over the affairs of the nation.
Mumbling and grumbling Over the years, there has been plenty mumbling and grumbling about the quality of government services among the general public.
Criticism The international community is grappling with the issue of properly measuring the wealth of countries in a comprehensive way.
Global economic system The issue of global warming and sustainable development can no longer be a matter of passing interest.
Complex technology When someone examines global trade statistics, one thing that jumps out at the reader is the difference in export revenues between primary commodities and manufactured goods.
No one knows Imagine talking to a friend on the phone while thousands of dollars are pressed to your ears and no one knows it.
Part 1 Political condition There has been much speculation about the Guyana economy over the last year or so.