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Minister of Finance chairs the first Inter-Ministerial Round Table with GMSA.The Round Table is intended to directly address challenges within the sector.

Ministry of Finance 2017-07-30 Press Release The First Inter – Ministerial Round Table with the Guyana Manufacturing Services and Association (GMSA) was held on Friday at the Ministry of Finance. This initiative forms part of Government’s coordinated efforts to support the development of the manufacturing and services sectors by engagingRead More

FIU strengthened through assistance from the US

Remarks by Hon Winston Jordan Minister of Finance Ambassador Perry Holloway, Other invitees: On behalf of the Government of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, I am pleased to accept this generous financial assistance from the United States Government, to support the work of the Financial Intelligence Unit and further strengthenRead More

Budget 2018 Preparations underway; Minister of Finance addresses participants of sensitisation workshop

Address by Hon. Winston Jordan, Minister of Finance at the Opening of the Budget 2018 Preparation and Sensitisation Training Workshop, Georgetown Marriott Hotel, July 24, 2017   Heads of Budget Agencies; Other Senior Officials of the Government; Members of the Media; Ladies and Gentlemen: Good morning! I am pleased toRead More

Minister Jordan signs OFID Agreement

Ministry of Finance 2017-07-15 Press Release Minister of Finance signs Agreement with OFID; highlights role of the private sector as the creator of wealth   The local Private Sector is set to benefit from new avenues for finance and investments with the signing of the Agreement for Encouragement and ProtectionRead More

Remarks by Hon. Winston Jordan, at the Opening Session of the National Workshop on Sustainable Funding Strategy

Mr. Jaime Coronado Quintanilla, Coordinator of CEMLA’S Public Debt Management Capacity Building Programme (PDP), Mr. Juan Carlos Villanova and other PDP experts, Dr. Terrence Smith, Deputy Governor, Bank of Guyana, Other Senior Government Officials, and Participants: Welcome to the opening of this, our second National Sustainable Funding Strategy Workshop, whichRead More

More than 150,000 Guyanese Students to improve Learning Outcomes

Washington, April 28 2017 – More than 150,000 students and teachers will improve Mathematics learning and teaching, and benefit from an improved medical faculty as a result of a US$13.3 million credit from the International Development Association (IDA) approved today by the Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank. GuyanaRead More