Tag: Hon. Joseph Hamilton

Labour Minister distributes vouchers to 27 Region Six schools

Labour Minister distributes vouchers to 27 Region Six schools

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 22, 2020

Close to 30,000 students across East Berbice - Corentyne (Region Six) will benefit from Government’s $4,000 uniform and school supplies ... Read More

Labour Ministry to roll out campaign to reduce workplace accidents

Labour Ministry to roll out campaign to reduce workplace accidents

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 21, 2020

The Ministry of Labour will be launching a national campaign aimed at reducing the number of workplace accidents, injuries and ... Read More

Policy to be developed to address workers safety, pay in mining industry

Policy to be developed to address workers safety, pay in mining industry

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 21, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton says his Ministry will be looking at developing a policy that deals specifically with ... Read More

Reports of child labour, exploitation on coconut plantations to be investigated – Minister Hamilton

Reports of child labour, exploitation on coconut plantations to be investigated – Minister Hamilton

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 20, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has said a comprehensive investigation will be launched into reports of child labour and ... 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

Foreign language training for Labour, OSH Officers -Min. Hamilton

Foreign language training for Labour, OSH Officers -Min. Hamilton

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 8, 2020

Labour and Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Officers are to be trained in foreign languages to ensure effective communication with ... Read More

Region Seven residents urged to obey COVID-19 measures

Region Seven residents urged to obey COVID-19 measures

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 3, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has urged public and private sector entities in Cuyuni-Mazaruni (Region Seven) to adhere to ... Read More

Bartica Deputy Mayor lauds Ministry’s plan to train OSH workers

Bartica Deputy Mayor lauds Ministry’s plan to train OSH workers

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 3, 2020

Bartica Deputy Mayor, Ms. Arita Embleton has welcomed the Ministry of Labour’s plan to train and station two Occupational Safety ... Read More

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