Month: <span>March 2019</span>

National Committee on Radiation Emergencies to be resuscitated

  • Posted: March 07, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 7, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, this morning, met with the Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) Resident Representative, Dr. William Adu-Krow, where he committed to the resuscitation of the National Committee on Radiation Emergencies, which has been inactive for more than two years. Dr. Adu-Krow, was accompanied …

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Minister Harmon meets Canadian Assistant Deputy Minister

  • Posted: March 07, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 7, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, this morning, met with Mr. Michael Grant, Assistant Deputy Minister for the Americas in the Ministry of Global Affairs of Canada at the Ministry of the Presidency. During the meeting, the two discussed matters of mutual interest, including the Guyana- Venezuela border controversy; …

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President Granger to meet GECOM Chair, Commissioners tomorrow

  • Posted: March 07, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 7, 2019) President David Granger will, tomorrow, meet the Chairman and Commissioners of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) at a consultation to be held at 11:00 hours at the Ministry of the Presidency. In a letter addressed to GECOM’s Chairman, Justice (Ret’d) James Patterson, Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, writing …

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Statement by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, and Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, following a meeting with Opposition Leader, Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo

  • Posted: March 06, 2019
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President David Granger: I am happy to say that the engagement between the Government side and the Opposition side was very useful and very fruitful. Both sides are working towards the solution of the issues which now confront us and I think we had a very positive approach.  As you know there are four processes …

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Ministry of the Presidency condemns fake article relating to President

  • Posted: March 05, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 5, 2019) The Ministry of the Presidency firmly condemns as false and malicious an article published today by News 9 Paper claiming that President David Granger had been involved in an accident this morning. This report, “President’s convoy crashes; one dead, David A. Granger ‘loses’ leg” is patently false. Neither the …

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Harsh penalties for those found guilty of killing endangered wildlife -Minister Harmon warns at World Wildlife Day observance

  • Posted: March 04, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 4, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, issued a call on the Guyana Wildlife Conservation and Management Commission (GWCMC) and the Department of Environment to ensure that the necessary laws and regulations are stringently implemented to protect the country’s wildlife and maritime resources. He also took the opportunity to …

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Linden receives permission to operate television station -Rastafarian community’s and issues to be resolved

  • Posted: March 04, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 3, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, this evening, presented the letter of permission for Linden, Upper Demerara- Berbice (Region Ten) to operate its own television station. The document was presented to the town’s Mayor, Ms. Waneka Arrindell and was in keeping with a commitment made by the Minister of …

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Gov’t to rebuild Linden Johnson Community Centre- Minister Harmon

  • Posted: March 04, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (March 3, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, promised the residents of Victory Valley, Upper Demerara- Berbice (Region Ten) that the Linden Johnson Community Centre, which was destroyed by a fire of unknown origin over the weekend, will be rebuilt by the Government of Guyana in the coming months. During …

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