Tag: bauxite

Kwakwani residents urged to pursue opportunities beyond bauxite

Kwakwani residents urged to pursue opportunities beyond bauxite

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- 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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 27, 2018

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

Natural Resources quarter year performance  – US$7.4M from forest exports  -145,133 ounces of gold declared  – Bauxite sees 229,441 tonnes

Natural Resources quarter year performance – US$7.4M from forest exports -145,133 ounces of gold declared – Bauxite sees 229,441 tonnes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 30, 2018

  DPI, GUYANA, Monday, April 30, 2018 The natural resources sector has earned US$7.4M from exported forest products in the ... Read More

Highest growth in over a decade for mining, quarrying sector

Highest growth in over a decade for mining, quarrying sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 28, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, November 28, 2016 Gold production remains on track to surpass 600,000 ounces by the end of the ... Read More

Linden needs investment in bauxite industry and economic diversification  -President Granger at unveiling of centenary arch at Linden

Linden needs investment in bauxite industry and economic diversification -President Granger at unveiling of centenary arch at Linden

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 25, 2016

Georgetown, Guyana – (November 25, 2016) President David Granger said that while the bauxite industry remains an important and viable ... Read More

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