Tag: Hon. Joseph Hamilton

205 students graduate from BIT youth empowerment programme in Region Three

205 students graduate from BIT youth empowerment programme in Region Three

Kemol King Kemol King- September 17, 2021

Minister of Labour, Joseph Hamilton on Friday, presided over a graduation ceremony for a batch of 205 students of the ... Read More

Min. Hamilton inspects St. Mary’s Quarry

Min. Hamilton inspects St. Mary’s Quarry

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- July 7, 2021

−inhumane working conditions reported Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton on Tuesday conducted an impromptu visit to the St. Mary’s ... Read More

Almost $40M for BIT Training in Berbice

Almost $40M for BIT Training in Berbice

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 23, 2021

Over 350 persons from East Berbice-Corentyne (Region Six) will benefit from Technical and Vocational Education and Training this year, through ... Read More

Amerindians urged to demand contracts from employers to avoid exploitation

Amerindians urged to demand contracts from employers to avoid exploitation

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 18, 2021

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has urged Amerindian leaders to demand contracts for workers leaving the villages to work ... Read More

23 benefit from BIT’s train-the-trainer workshop in Region Two

23 benefit from BIT’s train-the-trainer workshop in Region Two

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 17, 2021

Some 23 persons participated in a train-the-trainer workshop conducted by the Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) on ... Read More

BIT partners with Upper Corentyne Training Centre, other institutes to train over 400

BIT partners with Upper Corentyne Training Centre, other institutes to train over 400

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 2, 2021

The Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) is partnering with a number of skills training institutions and organisations ... Read More

BIT investing $40M in training programmes in Region Six

BIT investing $40M in training programmes in Region Six

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 1, 2021

─ over 400 to benefit The Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) is investing over $40 million in ... Read More

Labour Ministry receives two motorbikes to boost OSH services

Labour Ministry receives two motorbikes to boost OSH services

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 26, 2021

The Ministry of Labour has received two motorcycles from the Aurora Gold Mines (AGM)/Zijin Mining Group Incorporated to boost the ... Read More

Labour Ministry recovers $19.2M for employees treated unfairly

Labour Ministry recovers $19.2M for employees treated unfairly

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 26, 2021

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has said his Ministry was able to recover over $19.2 million for employees who ... Read More

Vocational Training and Employability Conference under review – Minister Hamilton

Vocational Training and Employability Conference under review – Minister Hamilton

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 26, 2021

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton says plans for the much-anticipated two-day National Conference on Vocational Training and Employability (NCOVEAE) ... Read More

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