HPS announces… : Cabinet grants no objection for more contracts


HEAD of the Presidential Secretariat (HPS), Dr. Roger Luncheon announced Thursday that Cabinet has granted its no objection to a number of contracts. Speaking at his weekly media briefing, at Office of the President, Shiv Chanderpaul Drive, Georgetown, he said as a result, the Health Sector is to spend G$17M for the procurement of two ambulances for the Ministry.
In the Sports Sector, a contract for US$288,600 will be awarded for the construction of a warm-up swimming pool at the National Aquatic Centre, Liliendaal, Greater Georgetown, Luncheon said.
According to him, in the Education Sector, G$178,000,800 is for the supply of fresh fruit juices under the National School Feeding Programme for the academic year 2012/2013.
Additionally, in the Public Works Sector, a total of G$256,759,000 is for the building and rehabilitation of miscellaneous roads in Region Four (Demerara/Mahaica).