Category: Ministry of Natural Resources

Budget 2020 measures crucial to forestry revival

Budget 2020 measures crucial to forestry revival

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 16, 2020

The Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) has welcomed the measures in the Emergency Budget 2020, noting that they are crucial to ... Read More

Over $500M injection for Region Two economy via COVID cash grant -Min Bharrat

Over $500M injection for Region Two economy via COVID cash grant -Min Bharrat

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 10, 2020

Over $500 million will be injected into the economy of Pomeroon-Supenaam (Region Two) with the distribution of the $25,000 per ... Read More

PM discusses oil and gas, defence, tourism and business development with French Ambassador

PM discusses oil and gas, defence, tourism and business development with French Ambassador

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 8, 2020

-Tells delegation Guyana is open for investment Georgetown, Guyana – (October 8, 2020) Prime Minister Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips, today, ... Read More

Production Licence for Payara signed, not Production Sharing Agreement

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 2, 2020

-Vice President Jagdeo Vice President, Hon. Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo on Friday afternoon criticised Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Joseph Harmon ... Read More

Press release – EPA hosts consultation on marine litter and microplastics

Press release – EPA hosts consultation on marine litter and microplastics

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 2, 2020

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on September 29-30, 2020, hosted a virtual Consultation for the Latin America and Caribbean (GRULAC) ... Read More

Minister Bharrat meets Advisory Panel on Local Content

Minister Bharrat meets Advisory Panel on Local Content

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 1, 2020

Press Release Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat on Wednesday, September 30th met with the Members of the Advisory ... Read More

Payara licence approved

Payara licence approved

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2020

The Government of Guyana on Wednesday signed a Petroleum Production Licence with Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited, CNOOC Petroleum ... Read More

Gov’t approves Payara licence with landmark clauses

Gov’t approves Payara licence with landmark clauses

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 30, 2020

─$7 trillion investment is single largest in Guyana Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat on Wednesday signed the Payara ... Read More

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