Tag: MARAD

Over 1,000 seafarers capitalise on MARAD’s one month amnesty

Over 1,000 seafarers capitalise on MARAD’s one month amnesty

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 27, 2022

-900 added to register so far Hundreds of seafarers have regularized their certification in keeping with the Maritime Administration (MARAD) ... Read More

One month amnesty for seafarers to get their licences, books in order

One month amnesty for seafarers to get their licences, books in order

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 27, 2022

Beginning Monday, June 27, seafarers have been given a one-month timeline to renew their licences, free of cost.  The amnesty ... Read More

$787.6M contract signed for removal of wrecks in Demerara River

$787.6M contract signed for removal of wrecks in Demerara River

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 3, 2021

River traffic on the Demerara River will soon flow more freely after a $787.6 million contract was signed between the ... Read More

Ministers engage Parika, Vreed-en-Hoop speedboat operators

Ministers engage Parika, Vreed-en-Hoop speedboat operators

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 16, 2021

Minister of Public Works Bishop Juan Edghill MP and Minister within the Ministry, Deodat Indar MP on Friday met with ... Read More

Press Release – Update on Oil Tanker FSO Nabarima in Caribbean Sea

Press Release – Update on Oil Tanker FSO Nabarima in Caribbean Sea

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 20, 2020

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) today made several analyses and modelling of the potential threat of an oil spill from ... Read More

Statement by the Director of the Department of Energy Dr. Mark Bynoe

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 4, 2020

Introduction Good morning ladies and gentlemen I am coming to you at a very interesting time in our country’s history ... Read More

National Stakeholders’ Working Group activated to address Guyana’s COVID-19 response

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 6, 2020

The Civil Defense Commission (CDC) today hosted a virtual meeting with over 50 representatives from various Ministries, subvention agencies and ... Read More

Guyanese exposed to Trinbago, BVI, US maritime training

Guyanese exposed to Trinbago, BVI, US maritime training

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 22, 2020

─more opportunities available for 2020 DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, January 22, 2020 The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) is taking advantage of ... 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.