Tag: Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC)

Three Guianas focusing on Goldmining in protected areas

Three Guianas focusing on Goldmining in protected areas

Editorial Editorial- March 4, 2020

Press Release Georgetown, Guyana - Wednesday, March 4, 2020 The Protected Areas Commission (PAC) with local and international support continues to enhance its skills and ... Read More

Ministry of Natural Resources Completes Beautification of Brian Sucre Junction, Mahdia

Ministry of Natural Resources Completes Beautification of Brian Sucre Junction, Mahdia

Editorial Editorial- February 14, 2020

Ministry of Natural Resources Press Release Friday, February 14, 2020 The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) continues to contribute towards the beautification of hinterland areas ... Read More

Ministry of Natural Resources grants final amnesty for Miners

Ministry of Natural Resources grants final amnesty for Miners

Editorial Editorial- October 8, 2019

Press Release Following repeated requests for interventions by the Minister of Natural Resources for relief to miners, the Ministry of Natural Resources has directed the ... Read More

“Extraction of resources must be done sustainably” – Natural Resources Minister

“Extraction of resources must be done sustainably” – Natural Resources Minister

Paul McAdam Paul McAdam- September 23, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, September 23, 2019 The issues of addressing environmental challenges must be balanced with sustainable mining practices across the sector, so says Minister ... Read More

Response to Stabroek News letter to the Editor (April 3rd, 2019)

Response to Stabroek News letter to the Editor (April 3rd, 2019)

Editorial Editorial- April 4, 2019

Dear Editor, An April 3rd, 2019 Stabroek News letter to the editor headlined “Mining in Marudi area remains major problem, gov’t must take action” has ... 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

Editorial Editorial- March 5, 2019

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

Finance Minister tells Canada’s largest mining Convention Guyana is focused on retooling and reforming the sector, wants more than just increased declarations

Finance Minister tells Canada’s largest mining Convention Guyana is focused on retooling and reforming the sector, wants more than just increased declarations

Editorial Editorial- March 4, 2019

Ministry of Finance, Press Release - Monday, March 4, 2019 Local miners, international mining companies, businesses, investors, prospectors and government officials converged yesterday at the ... Read More

Remarks by Hon. Raphael G.C. Trotman, M.P at PDAC Convention

Remarks by Hon. Raphael G.C. Trotman, M.P at PDAC Convention

Editorial Editorial- March 4, 2019

Remarks by Hon. Raphael G.C. Trotman, M.P Minister of Natural Resources Guyana Mining Day March 3, 2019, Toronto, Canada Excellencies, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Public Health, Guyana.