Tag: bauxite

64.6 per cent estimated growth in mining and quarrying sector

64.6 per cent estimated growth in mining and quarrying sector

- September 5, 2022

─ 2022 Mid-year report The mining and quarrying sector has an estimated growth of 64.6 per cent due to increase ... Read More

RUSAL must adhere to OSH, Labour laws upon return – Minister Hamilton

RUSAL must adhere to OSH, Labour laws upon return – Minister Hamilton

- September 30, 2021

Russian Federation aluminium giant UC RUSAL is expected to make a comeback in Guyana, and Minister of Labour, Joseph Hamilton, ... Read More

Kwakwani residents urged to pursue opportunities beyond bauxite

Kwakwani residents urged to pursue opportunities beyond bauxite

- April 6, 2021

-opportunities for training available -Minister Hamilton  Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has urged Kwakwani residents to pursue livelihoods in ... Read More

Ituni residents gear up to begin shade house project this week

- August 26, 2019

- as part of agricultural development for Reg. 10 The Upper Demerara-Berbice Region, mostly known for being rich in bauxite, ... Read More

Min. Trotman calls for patience; urges speedy resolution of RUSAL standoff

Min. Trotman calls for patience; urges speedy resolution of RUSAL standoff

- March 19, 2019

─ The resolution is particularly for the workers who have been left at a disadvantage since the dispute commenced DPI, ... Read More

Workers must be reinstated – Min. Keith Scott

Workers must be reinstated – Min. Keith Scott

- March 7, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 7, 2019    “The issues can’t be settled if you have reinstatement today, however reinstatement today is ... Read More

Minister of Natural Resources attends 4th Annual Mines Ministers Summit in Toronto, Canada

Minister of Natural Resources attends 4th Annual Mines Ministers Summit in Toronto, Canada

- March 5, 2019

- encourages investment in Guyana at Guyana Mining Day event - meets Canadian Ministers, Officials and Investors, updates on mining ... Read More

“Guyana now boasts three bauxite mining operations” – Min. Trotman

“Guyana now boasts three bauxite mining operations” – Min. Trotman

- January 10, 2019

─ will significantly contribute to the country’s GDP ─ BILLIONS of dollars to local economy within 15 years ─ Govt ... Read More

US to lift sanctions on RUSAL

US to lift sanctions on RUSAL

- December 20, 2018

− good news for subsidiary, the Bauxite Company of Guyana Incorporated (BCGI) − govt-established task force ensuring jobs are secured ... Read More

The old ways of mining cannot continue – Min. Broomes

The old ways of mining cannot continue – Min. Broomes

- August 27, 2018

─ "Be it bauxite, gold, diamond, lithium it is mining so I want to put you on notice very early ... Read More

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