Tag: Local Content Secretariat

Companies, Guyanese urged to desist from ‘rent-a-citizen’ practices

Companies, Guyanese urged to desist from ‘rent-a-citizen’ practices

- June 10, 2024

As part of our diligent monitoring of Guyana’s petroleum industry, the Ministry of Natural Resources, through the Local Content Secretariat, ... Read More

Gov’t taking action to avoid ostracism in oil, gas sector – AG Nandlall

Gov’t taking action to avoid ostracism in oil, gas sector – AG Nandlall

- April 17, 2024

Guyanese are at the forefront of the government's plan for the oil and gas industry, with a focus on providing ... Read More

President Ali calls for stronger emphasis on Guyana’s ‘Local Brand’ to drive economic growth

President Ali calls for stronger emphasis on Guyana’s ‘Local Brand’ to drive economic growth

- April 16, 2024

President, Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali has called for a stronger focus on promoting Guyana’s ‘local brand’, which he believes is ... Read More

Local Content Summit returns with focus on economic expansion

Local Content Summit returns with focus on economic expansion

- April 16, 2024

The Local Content Summit returns for its second edition at the Pegasus Suites and Corporate Centre, Kingston Georgetown, with an ... Read More

Ghana-Guyana Local Content Conference Opens Thursday, Aug 10

Ghana-Guyana Local Content Conference Opens Thursday, Aug 10

- August 2, 2023

The much-anticipated two-day Ghana - Guyana Local Content Conference opens Thursday, August 10, at the Marriott Hotel, Georgetown, Guyana. The ... Read More

SBM Offshore committed to developing local content in Guyana

SBM Offshore committed to developing local content in Guyana

- February 18, 2023

In the midst of the large-scale development stemming from the oil and gas sector, the government has taken steps to ... Read More

Local content raked US $700M in businesses in 2022

Local content raked US $700M in businesses in 2022

- February 15, 2023

The local content has raked in some US $700 million in businesses, which essentially translated into many job opportunities and ... Read More

Gov’t exploring appeal, other options in CJ’s ruling in RAMPS Logistics local content certificate matter

Gov’t exploring appeal, other options in CJ’s ruling in RAMPS Logistics local content certificate matter

- November 14, 2022

The Government of Guyana is exploring all available options, including an appeal of the Chief Justice's ruling in the RAMPS ... Read More

Over 350 Local Content Certificates issued by Secretariat to date

Over 350 Local Content Certificates issued by Secretariat to date

- November 1, 2022

Since coming into operation in January 2022, Guyana’s local content regulator – the Local Content Secretariat – has issued some ... Read More