Tag: Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC)

GGMC gets new Board

GGMC gets new Board

Shantelle Stanley Shantelle Stanley- October 10, 2020

—Mr. Jimmy Reece to chair   Cabinet has greenlighted the appointment of a new Board of Directors for the Guyana ... Read More

GGMC intensifies monitoring and compliance activities

GGMC intensifies monitoring and compliance activities

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 12, 2020

-in keeping with sustainable governance of the mining sector As part of a renewed strategic vision for the extractive sector, ... Read More

Three Guianas focusing on Goldmining in protected areas

Three Guianas focusing on Goldmining in protected areas

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2020

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

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

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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 14, 2020

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

Ministry of Natural Resources grants final amnesty for Miners

Ministry of Natural Resources grants final amnesty for Miners

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 8, 2019

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

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

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

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 4, 2019

Dear Editor, An April 3rd, 2019 Stabroek News letter to the editor headlined “Mining in Marudi area remains major problem, ... 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

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