Entries by Yatesh Chowbay

The Emergency Budget – A shot of Adrenaline for Guyana’s Economy!

The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association (GGDMA) welcomes the relief measures announced by the government on Monday in its emergency budget. Specifically, among the measures which will lend to the development and sustaining of the mining sector are: tax concessions for recapitalization, reversal of Value Added Tax (VAT) on heavy duty equipment/machines, the abrogation […]

GGDMA Donates over G$10M to date to the vulnerable groups.

The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association (GGDMA), within the last two months, has provided over $10 Million dollars’ worth of donations and other relief efforts to various communities and organizations. The GGDMA relief effort began on March 31, 2020 with the establishment of a GGDMA COVID 19 Relief Account at Demerara Bank Ltd.