Tag: Labour

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

Sans Souci residents encouraged to take advantage of entrepreneurial opportunities

Sans Souci residents encouraged to take advantage of entrepreneurial opportunities

- June 30, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, June 30, 2019 Residents of Sans Souci, on the island of Wakenaam, have been encouraged to take ... Read More

Workers must be reinstated – Min. Keith Scott

Workers must be reinstated – Min. Keith Scott

- March 7, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 7, 2019    “The issues can’t be settled if you have reinstatement today, however reinstatement today is ... Read More

$13.2 Billion approved for old age pension in 2019 

$13.2 Billion approved for old age pension in 2019 

- December 13, 2018

– As $18.2 Billion approved for Ministry of Social Protection DPI, Guyana, Thursday, December 13, 2018 The sum of $13.2Billion ... Read More

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