Tag: Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC)

Workplace accident in mining pit in Blackwater Backdam

Workplace accident in mining pit in Blackwater Backdam

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 29, 2021

Reports reaching the Ministry of Labour have indicated that there has been a recent workplace accident in a mining pit ... Read More

CDC, RDC, MOH and GGMC Conduct Assessment and mobilising Relief for Impacted Communities in Region 8

CDC, RDC, MOH and GGMC Conduct Assessment and mobilising Relief for Impacted Communities in Region 8

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 7, 2021

Representatives from the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Ministry of Health (MOH), Regional Democratic Council (RDC) and Guyana Geology and Mines ... Read More

Miners and loggers urged to take precautions in all operations

Miners and loggers urged to take precautions in all operations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 2, 2021

-in light of intense rainfall The Ministry of Natural Resources wishes to urge all miners and loggers to take extreme ... Read More

Notice to Miners and Loggers

Notice to Miners and Loggers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 22, 2021

The Ministry of Natural Resources in conjunction with the Protected Areas Commission hereby calls on all miners and loggers carrying ... Read More

Minister Benn meets with Geological specialist to derive possible solutions regarding Earthquake assessment and impact

Minister Benn meets with Geological specialist to derive possible solutions regarding Earthquake assessment and impact

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 8, 2021

Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn today met with a team comprising  of Geological Specialist from University of the ... Read More

Press Release – Ministry of Labour

Press Release – Ministry of Labour

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 18, 2020

The Ministry of Labour has learnt of the fatal workplace accident of 26-year-old Mr. Errol Ramith called “Tushi”.  Mr. Ramith ... Read More

Press Release – Revised process for application and granting of “Permission to Operate Dredge or Specified Machinery in the Mining Sector”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 7, 2020

- allows for greater efficiency and transparency The Board of Directors of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC), responding ... Read More

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

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