Category: Ministry of Labour

Government committed to better life for working class; raising Private Sector minimum wage

Government committed to better life for working class; raising Private Sector minimum wage

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 15, 2020

Government parliamentarian and trade unionist, Mr. Seepaul Narine, has rubbished the APNU+AFC Opposition's claims that the Administration is not committed ... Read More

ANOTHER WORKPLACE FATAL ACCIDENT IN THE MINING SECTOR

ANOTHER WORKPLACE FATAL ACCIDENT IN THE MINING SECTOR

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 15, 2020

Press Release Reports reaching the Ministry of Labour indicated that there has been another fatality in the Mining Sector. Mr.  ... Read More

Ministry of Labour to be “re-established” says Min. Hamilton

Ministry of Labour to be “re-established” says Min. Hamilton

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 14, 2020

- BIT to offer oil and gas training - OHS officers to be placed in every region Minister of Labour ... Read More

Chinese Ambassador calls on Labour Minister

Chinese Ambassador calls on Labour Minister

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 2, 2020

─Min Hamilton also met with the Executive of the Guyana Civil Service and General Workers Union (GCSGWU) Chinese Ambassador to ... Read More

Labour Minister meets with GTT and GP&TWU

Labour Minister meets with GTT and GP&TWU

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 31, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton this morning met with the representatives of the Guyana Telephone & Telegraph Company Limited ... Read More

Major changes on stream to address workers’ rights – Labour Minister

Major changes on stream to address workers’ rights – Labour Minister

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 30, 2020

Guyana’s Labour Minister, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has stated that employees across Guyana will soon witness an intense fundamental change to ... Read More

Labour Ministry, RUSAL begin discussions

Labour Ministry, RUSAL begin discussions

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 30, 2020

Regarding the operations which were halted in the Berbice River by the foreign-owned company – RUSAL, Minister of Labour, Hon. ... Read More

Gov’t will not sidetrack logging and mining for oil-Min. Bharrat

Gov’t will not sidetrack logging and mining for oil-Min. Bharrat

Ayana George Ayana George- August 29, 2020

—exploring measures to have rep for small loggers sit on the GFC Board —Labour Ministry aims to establish labour officers ... Read More

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