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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

Caribbean can benefit from more regional integration

Caribbean countries can benefit from more regional integration, World Bank Says WASHINGTON, March 30, 2017 – New World Bank analysis launched today at a conference co-organized with the Miami Herald “The Caribbean Dilemma” highlights common challenges faced by small economies and identify shared solutions to generate sustainable growth in the region. “TheRead More

Staff Statement Discussions For the 2017 ArticleIV Consultation

A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or ‘mission’), in most cases to a member country. Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF’s Articles of Agreement, in the context of a requestRead More

Minister of Finance, Hon. Winston Jordan signs agreement with IFAD

Ministry of Finance 2017-03-21 Press Release Guyana and IFAD signs agreement to invest in Agriculture, strengthen small scale farming in the hinterland and diversify economy   Government’s mission to reduce poverty in the most vulnerable communities received a sizeable boost today when Minister of Finance, Hon. Winston Jordan and theRead More

Minister of Finance signs Technical Assistance Agreements with IDB for US 1,762,250.00

Ministry of Finance 2017-03-06 Press Release Minister of Finance signs Technical Assistance Agreements with IDB for US1, 762,250.00 to promote aviation safety, improve fiscal management, and develop a national housing strategy Guyana’s Minister of Finance, Hon. Winston Jordan today March 6, 2017, signed three Technical Cooperation Agreements with Inter-American DevelopmentRead More