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Public service salary increases also cover GRA and other semi-autonomous agencies -Jordan

Finance Minister Winston Jordan today made it clear that the workers of those semi-autonomous government agencies will also benefit from the salary increases that were announced by the President yesterday. There was some concern among workers of the Guyana Revenue Authority and other semi-autonomous agencies that the increases might not trickle down to them since […]

Eastern Airlines to lodge US$450,000 bond before start of Guyana service

While the government has given the approval for Eastern Airlines to begin its scheduled service between New York and Georgetown, the U.S based carrier will have to lodge US$450,000 with the Guyana government before it begins operations. According to the Director-General of the Ministry of the Presidency Joe Harmon, of that amount US$250,000 will be […]

American Airlines Caribbean Employees Group host safety seminar in Guyana

A team of American Airlines workers, who all have a Caribbean background, is currently in Guyana as part of the airline’s Caribbean Employee Business Resource Group. This afternoon the group hosted will a “Safety in Aviation Seminar” at the Art Williams & Harry Wendt Aeronautical school for the students of the school. According to Guyanese Abina […]

President Granger announces Increase in Salary and Allowances for Public Servants

In an address to the nation from the garden at State House, President David Granger this afternoon assured public servants that the government is in their corner as he announced increases in salary and allowances for public servants. “Public servants’ minimum wage will be increased to $70,000 from $64,220 per month. This represents a nine […]

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