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HIGH TIDE WARNING

 

During the period of October 25 to October 30, 2019, Guyana will experience unusual high tides. According to the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD), tides will peak at 3.31 meters. 

 

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Thursday, October 17, 2019 – Three Speedboat Operators met with Minister within the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Hon. Jaipaul Sharma to seek permission to be approved to work the Parika – Supenaam and Parika – turn route system.

Mr. Roger Anderson a captain and speedboat operator for the past twelve (12) years; Mr. Curtley Charles a captain and speedboat operator for the past thirteen years, who has stepped out in the business after his father - who worked ...

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October 16, 2019

The Ministry of Public Infrastructure wishes to inform the general public, especially those who traverse the Georgetown and Vreed-en-Hoop Stellings that rehabilitation works are scheduled for early next year.

In an article published by the Guyana Times newspaper on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 under the headline ‘Ramshackle stairs endanger commuters at Vreed-en-Hoop Stelling’ both the editor and reporter failed to include t...

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Dear Editor,

                     The Ministry of Public Infrastructure wishes to refute the claims in an article published in Stabroek News on Monday (October 14, 2019) under the headline ‘Stalled Mabaruma solar farm project being reclaimed by forest- Region One Chairman’.

On Monday, the Chief Executive Officer of the Hinterland Electrification Company Incorporated (HECI), Mr. Horace Williams repor...

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Dear Editor,

                   It is with great antagonism and disbelief that the Ministry of Public Infrastructure seeks to respond to a paid advertisement published in the Kaieteur News Edition on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, with the headline, “Linden/Lethem Road or…”

The author of the article began by saying, “Guyana should be first and foremost for Guyanese. After all, charity begins at home.” So the...

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October 14, 2019 – Residents of Beterverwagting (BV), East Coast Demerara were elated to have the Hon. Minister Jaipaul Sharma visit the community to meet with the Neighbourhood Democratic Council (NDC) members and residents.

This visit stemmed from the members of the community in particular the senior citizens sharing their plight with the Minister at his office.

During the visit it was highlighted by Minister Sharma, “the contract for the install...

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River cargo for pensioners free from November 1

Pensioners who travel via vessels will now have the first 25 kilograms of their cargo shipped for free from November 1, this year the Honourable Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson announced on Thursday (October 10, 2019) at the National Toshaos Conference, hosted at the Arthur Chung Conference Center, Liliendaal, Greater Georgetown.
The Minister explained to the gathering that while he was hav...

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 ‘Home owners must take precautions when using electrical equipment’- Minister Sharma

 

(October 11, 2019) - The Minister within the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Honourable Jaipaul Sharma today (October 11, 2019) underscored the importance of homeowners taking precautions when using electrical equipment, as he was addressing a press conference organized to educate the public on the 31 new electrical standards developed b...

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