Latest: ministry-of-education

23 Feb

Education Ministry Budget gets House stamp of approval: several new initiatives to be advanced within each level of the education sector

The 2016 Education Ministry budget approved by the National Assembly provides for teachers performance assessment, the expansion of the National School Feeding Programme, curriculum reform at the University of Guyana, the reconstruction of St Rose’s High, and the upgrading of several heritage sites, training centres, camp sites and sport grounds among other things.   The $19.830B...
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30 Jan

$300M budgeted for Jubilee celebrations

A whopping $300M has been budgeted for Guyana’s 50th independence celebrations. This was stated by Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan as he read the 2016 National Budget to the National Assembly themed, “Stimulating Growth, Restoring Confidence: The Good Life Beckons.” Minister Jordan noted that President David Granger has asked that all members of the National Assembly...
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