Author: Gavin Lewis

Rehabilitation of city’s infrastructure underway

Rehabilitation of city’s infrastructure underway

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 27, 2020

- Min. Dharamlall Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall has said the rehabilitation of Georgetown’s public ... Read More

Local Government Ministry joins the fight against breast cancer

Local Government Ministry joins the fight against breast cancer

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 27, 2020

The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development stands in solidarity in the fight against breast cancer and has demonstrated ... Read More

$14M upgrades for East Ruimveldt, Albouystown markets -Minister Persaud

$14M upgrades for East Ruimveldt, Albouystown markets -Minister Persaud

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 26, 2020

Some $14 million has been allocated for rehabilitation of the East Ruimveldt and Albouystown (La Penitence) markets, with works expected ... Read More

GNBS outlines expectations for importation of used tyres

GNBS outlines expectations for importation of used tyres

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 25, 2020

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) has outlined its expectations for the importation of used tyres in keeping with ... Read More

Radical programme to train non-violent offenders  -Min. Hamilton

Radical programme to train non-violent offenders -Min. Hamilton

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 25, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has outlined plans to offer an apprenticeship programme to persons incarcerated for non-violent offences.  ... Read More

Discussions underway for private sector minimum wage increase -Min. Hamilton

Discussions underway for private sector minimum wage increase -Min. Hamilton

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 22, 2020

Discussions are underway to increase the minimum wage in the private sector to $60,000, even as consideration is given to ... Read More

Co-ops need accountability, transparency to receive Gov’t assistance

Co-ops need accountability, transparency to receive Gov’t assistance

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 22, 2020

- Min. Hamilton Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has said co-operative societies (Co-ops) require accountability and transparency to receive ... Read More

Ministry training OSH officers for every region

Ministry training OSH officers for every region

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 22, 2020

-aims to reduce fatal workplace accidents The Ministry of Labour is taking steps to improve workers’ safety by training Occupational ... Read More

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