Tag: Hon. Vickram Bharrat

Stakeholders engaged on licensing requirements under Local Content Act

Stakeholders engaged on licensing requirements under Local Content Act

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- May 24, 2022

Stakeholders in the petroleum sector on Tuesday, participated in a consultation on the implementation of the Local Content Law- Reporting ... Read More

Guyana booths officially open at Offshore Technology Conference in Houston

Guyana booths officially open at Offshore Technology Conference in Houston

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 2, 2022

Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat, along with Chief Executive Officer of GO-Invest, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop, United States Ambassador, ... Read More

Guyana poised to make almost US$1 billion from oil this year, with Liza Unity start-up

Guyana poised to make almost US$1 billion from oil this year, with Liza Unity start-up

Kemol King Kemol King- February 11, 2022

With oil major ExxonMobil announcing the start-up of the Liza Unity floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel offshore Guyana ... Read More

President Ali welcomes launch of SBM Offshore’s corporate office

President Ali welcomes launch of SBM Offshore’s corporate office

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- December 15, 2021

Guyana’s oil and gas potential continues to soar, as a result, the SBM Offshore company has found it important to ... Read More

Help combat climate change – Minister Bharrat urges global community

Help combat climate change – Minister Bharrat urges global community

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- December 14, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Vickram Bharrat, M.P, said climate change and the cutting of emissions should be a global effort, ... Read More

GNBS recognises standard compliant businesses; launches ‘Made in Guyana’ certification mark

GNBS recognises standard compliant businesses; launches ‘Made in Guyana’ certification mark

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 13, 2021

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 hosted its third National Quality Awards (NQA) Ceremony ... Read More

Mining must not distress environment, indigenous communities – Minister Bharrat

Mining must not distress environment, indigenous communities – Minister Bharrat

Kemol King Kemol King- October 12, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Vickram Bharrat is urging mining officers to push for the use of more sustainable mining practices ... Read More

Guyana to Develop a National Forest Certification Scheme

Guyana to Develop a National Forest Certification Scheme

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 6, 2021

-in keeping with sustainable forest management policies Guyana’s forests cover approximately 87 percent of the country’s total surface area with ... Read More

Government seeks to amend land use provisions in Petroleum Act

Government seeks to amend land use provisions in Petroleum Act

Kemol King Kemol King- August 3, 2021

- ahead of gas-to-energy project, laying of fibre optic cable The Government is seeking an amendment of the law which ... Read More

Minister Bharrat takes $23M ‘Because We Care’ grant to Crabwood Creek

Minister Bharrat takes $23M ‘Because We Care’ grant to Crabwood Creek

Kemol King Kemol King- July 31, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Vickram Bharrat MP, delivered $23.3 million to the parents in the Crabwood Creek area on Saturday, ... 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 Health, Guyana.