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Ministry of Public Works

Title: MARAD is being realigned, repositioned and restructured to facilitate Guyana’s transformation and development; more particularly with the advent of oil and gas

On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020, at a meeting with the senior management, the Honourable Bishop Juan A. Edghill, Minister of Public Work...

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Ministry of Public Works

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Title ‘Guyana Association of Engineers urges Minister Edghill to consider Engineering Bill’

(4th September 2020) - The Guyana Association of Engineers today met with the Honourable Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, where the group, among several other things, urged the Minister to consider the tabling of an...

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Ministry of Public Works

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A timely visit from the Guyana Council of Organizations for Persons with Disabilities.

(4 September, 2020) - The Guyana Council of Organizations for Persons with Disabilities (GCPD) was today represented by Mr. Ganesh Singh, Program Coordinator, and Mr. Cecil Morris, President of the Guyana Society of the Blind at t...

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Ministry of Public Works

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Minister Edghill briefed on current and future developments at Eugene F. Correia Int’l Airport

 
(September 4, 2020) – Honourable Bishop Juan A. Edghill on Friday, September 4, 2020 was invited to a meeting with the management team at the Eugene F. Correia Int’l Airport (EFCIA) where they discussed pert...

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Ministry of Public Works

Title: Transport & Harbours Goods Wharf to see major improvements

(Saturday, September 5, 2020) – An early morning visit by Honourable Bishop Juan A. Edghill who was accompanied by the General Manager of Transport and Harbours Department (T&HD), Ms. Marcelene Merchant, along with her technical staff and a tenant with a lea...

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Ogle to East Bank road project set to take off

-after cost cut

The PPP/C government has amended the design of the proposed Ogle to Diamond bypass road so the project cost could be in line with the available sums and the Indian Government has accepted the proposal.

Initial works are likely to commence by the end of 2020 into the first quarter of 2021.

Former President Donald Ramotar during his visit to India in January 2015 had ...

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Ministry of Public Works
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Title ‘Speeding truck drivers to be banned from using DHB- Minister Edghill’
 
(7th September, 2020)
As part of the Ministry’s plan to ensure that the Demerara Harbour Bridge keeps afloat, even as engineers battle to revive the structure’s ret...

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Ministry of Public Works
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Title ‘Speeding truck drivers to be banned from using DHB- Minister Edghill’
 
(7th September, 2020)
As part of the Ministry’s plan to ensure that the Demerara Harbour Bridge keeps afloat, even as engineers battle to revive the structure’s ret...

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Courtesy Call by Private Sector businesses to Minister Indar!
(8th September, 2020)
 
The Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Honourable Deodat Indar was today paid a courtesy call from a group of private sector businesses.
 
The visiting delegation included President of Franklin Covey Guyana, Managing Director o...

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Ministry of Public Works
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(September 8, 2020) – The Sheriff/Mandela project. Works recommenced since August 22.
 
With the People’s Progressive Party/Civic coming into office, Honourable Bishop Juan A. Edghill, Minister of Public Works, in his first week in office addressed the issues of the stalled Sheriff/Mandela...

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