Tag: Labour

Gov’t to train 100,000 females to meet labour demand – Min. Hamilton

Gov’t to train 100,000 females to meet labour demand – Min. Hamilton

- September 8, 2023

The Board of Industrial Training (BIT) has been successful in empowering women to step out of their comfort zones and ... Read More

Sophia residents encouraged to capitalise on Village Day and Job Fair

Sophia residents encouraged to capitalise on Village Day and Job Fair

- July 30, 2023

Youth and job seekers in Sophia are being encouraged to come out to the second day of the Sophia Village ... Read More

GOAL’s certificate programme rolled out in Region Seven

GOAL’s certificate programme rolled out in Region Seven

- January 8, 2023

The government continues to maintain its commitment to ensuring equal access to educational opportunities for all Guyanese. This was highlighted ... Read More

Legal committee addressing breaches of labour laws

Legal committee addressing breaches of labour laws

- September 9, 2022

Labour Minister, Joseph Hamilton recently announced the formation of a labour committee aimed at addressing breaches of the labour laws. ... Read More

Growth and prosperity must translate into benefits for workers – PM

Growth and prosperity must translate into benefits for workers – PM

- February 11, 2022

- Says Ministry of Labour to assist in filling vacancies in oil and gas sector Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret'd), the Honourable ... Read More

Government addressing challenges to safe, orderly migration

Government addressing challenges to safe, orderly migration

- April 12, 2021

The PPP/C Government is undertaking a series of initiatives to promote safe and orderly migration, in keeping with the Global ... Read More

Budget 2021: Government consults with Private Sector and Labour

Budget 2021: Government consults with Private Sector and Labour

- February 6, 2021

- Emphasizes Government’s commitment to ongoing engagement As work continues on preparation of the 2021 National Budget, Vice President Dr. ... Read More

Complaints made against employers concerning Late and Non-payment of Wages and Salaries

Complaints made against employers concerning Late and Non-payment of Wages and Salaries

- November 6, 2020

In the course of a few weeks, the Ministry of Labour has conducted outreaches within seven different regions of Guyana. ... Read More

National recount must not be trampled on – GTUC General Secretary

National recount must not be trampled on – GTUC General Secretary

- May 31, 2020

—says future of Guyana, every citizen must be paramount. DPI, Guyana, Sunday, May 31, 2020 The Guyana Trades Union Congress ... Read More

“Strict Labour Laws for a transformed labour force” – Min. Scott

“Strict Labour Laws for a transformed labour force” – Min. Scott

- September 13, 2019

─ review of labour laws to protect workers in the oil and gas sector DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 13, 2019 ... Read More