Tag: Gold

Removing mercury from mining

Removing mercury from mining

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- August 27, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 27, 2019 As Mining Week continues, day two of the mining and quarry conference saw new ... 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

Talks concluded with South African company for setting up of refinery in Guyana – Min. Greenidge

Talks concluded with South African company for setting up of refinery in Guyana – Min. Greenidge

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 17, 2018

─ Ministry of Foreign Affairs not an export agency - Min. Greenidge ─ Ministry collaborating with Latin American, other countries ... 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 Ministry to explore mercury alternatives with Suriname

Natural Resources Ministry to explore mercury alternatives with Suriname

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 9, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 9, 2018 The Ministry of Natural Resources will host a workshop to explore alternatives to the ... 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

Govt mulling establishment of gold refinery  – feasibility study to be conducted soon

Govt mulling establishment of gold refinery – feasibility study to be conducted soon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 15, 2018

  DPI, GUYANA, Sunday, April 15, 2018 The government of Guyana is looking to modernise the gold industry with the ... Read More

Gov’t not neglecting mining industry contrary to public perception-Min Trotman

Gov’t not neglecting mining industry contrary to public perception-Min Trotman

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 25, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman, in a recent interview with the Department of ... Read More

Gold target shattered – small miners contribute nearly 70% – Minister Trotman

Gold target shattered – small miners contribute nearly 70% – Minister Trotman

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 9, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, December 9, 2016 Minister of Natural Resources Raphael Trotman last evening declared that Guyana has surpassed and ... 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

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