Tag: miners

President Ali helps to “rejuvenate” re-migrant’s dream

President Ali helps to “rejuvenate” re-migrant’s dream

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 14, 2021

- fast tracks lease allocation Re-migrant, Mr. Peter Baptiste was ready to give up on his dream of developing a ... Read More

Policies over the last five years killed the Forestry Sector  -President Ali

Policies over the last five years killed the Forestry Sector -President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 14, 2021

- assures stakeholders that Government will fix it His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali assured stakeholders in the Forestry Sector ... Read More

Budget 2020 to re-align productive natural resources sectors

Budget 2020 to re-align productive natural resources sectors

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2020

- small miners and loggers benefit from incentives, sector strategies aligned for prosperity Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat, ... Read More

Regions 1, 7 reporting increased COVID-19 transmission

Regions 1, 7 reporting increased COVID-19 transmission

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 29, 2020

−Younger population mostly infected DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 29, 2020 With the total number of confirmed cases in Guyana standing ... Read More

Toshaos call for stiffer penalties on illegal and unsafe mining

Toshaos call for stiffer penalties on illegal and unsafe mining

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- October 10, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 10, 2019 Toshaos and other village leaders are calling on the government to enforce stricter penalties ... Read More

Ministry of Natural Resources grants final amnesty for Miners

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 8, 2019

Press Release Following repeated requests for interventions by the Minister of Natural Resources for relief to miners, the Ministry of ... Read More

Ministries collaborate to spread word on effects of mercury

Ministries collaborate to spread word on effects of mercury

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 8, 2019

─ Indigenous communities a main target ─ miners to be educated DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 8, 2019 The Ministers of ... Read More

Govt proposes lottery for mining regions

Govt proposes lottery for mining regions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 7, 2019

─ local communities to be given first preference  ─ initiative will separate mining from agricultural lands DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February ... Read More

Min. Broomes calls for expediency in court matters involving miners

Min. Broomes calls for expediency in court matters involving miners

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2019

─ regarding claims and land ownership ─ minister hosted ‘Open Day’ on Wednesday ─ assured that roads in the town ... Read More

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