Category: Ministry of Labour

Gov’t keen on maintaining workplace health, safety

Gov’t keen on maintaining workplace health, safety

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 19, 2021

- revising OSH Act The Ministry of Labour will be pursuing a legislative agenda this year to continue the revision ... Read More

Gov’t examining jobs for Region 10 bauxite workers

Gov’t examining jobs for Region 10 bauxite workers

Ayana George Ayana George- January 17, 2021

-eyeing restarting industry in the Region Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has said the Government is examining employment options ... Read More

Labour office, industrial training officer for Kwakwani – Minister Hamilton

Labour office, industrial training officer for Kwakwani – Minister Hamilton

Ayana George Ayana George- January 16, 2021

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton says a Labour Office will be erected at Kwakwani and a Board of Industrial ... Read More

NIS launches additional Life Certificate service via WhatsApp

NIS launches additional Life Certificate service via WhatsApp

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 15, 2021

The National Insurance is a social security organisation that is committed to excellence. The Scheme constantly reviews the services provided ... Read More

GAWU, NICIL reach agreement on dismissed Wales Estate workers

GAWU, NICIL reach agreement on dismissed Wales Estate workers

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- January 5, 2021

-after Labour Ministry intervention The Ministry of Labour has said a dispute between the National Industrial and Commercial Investments Limited ... Read More

Stats Bureau starting Labour Force Survey this week

Stats Bureau starting Labour Force Survey this week

Shantelle Stanley Shantelle Stanley- January 3, 2021

The Bureau of Statistics will commence its National Quarterly Labour Force Survey (LFS) from January 7.  The LFS is an ... Read More

Technical conference to address national skills shortage -Minister Hamilton

Technical conference to address national skills shortage -Minister Hamilton

Ayana George Ayana George- December 29, 2020

Minster of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has said a national skills conference will be convened next year to create linkages ... Read More

Apprenticeships for UG students, non-violent prisoners on the cards

Apprenticeships for UG students, non-violent prisoners on the cards

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- December 27, 2020

The Ministry of Labour will be providing apprenticeship programmes to University of Guyana (UG) students, and persons incarcerated for non-violent ... Read More

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