24 Jan

Public Procurement Modernization Project

Objective. The objective of this program is to assist the Government of Guyana efforts to streamline the public expenditure cycle by supporting modernization of two areas:  (i) public procurement; and (ii) public financial management (PFM). The program will provide the Ministry of Finance (MoF) the tools and expertise to make more efficient  the allocation and management of public resources.  Justification. Guyana’s economic outlook remains strong... Read More
CJIA Expansion Project
08 Dec

CJIA Expansion Project

Modernizing CJIA From 2000 to 2012, the passenger movement at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) has leaped from 384,000 to 544,000 - a 42 percent jump. Realising the strain passengers influx was putting on the existing facility, steps were put in place to improve it – hence the birth of the airport expansion project. The runway will be extended from 7,500 to 10,800 feet; while the terminal building, which got facelifts in the1960s, 1990s [Departures Terminal] and... Read More