Tag: Mining Industry

Min. Trotman orders immediate enforcement operation to address mining issues as mining-related deaths increase

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 2, 2018

─ agencies are expected to provide a report upon completion of the operation ─ Ministry extends condolences to the relatives ... Read More

GWMA advances work on mobile app

GWMA advances work on mobile app

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 24, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, August 24, 2018 The Guyana Women Miners Association (GWMA) has advanced its work in developing a mobile ... Read More

Stakeholders explore green mining practices

Stakeholders explore green mining practices

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 20, 2018

– Symposium marks beginning of Mining Week  DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 20, 2018 Mining Week 2018 got underway with a ... Read More

Key stakeholders meet to advance phasing out use of mercury

Key stakeholders meet to advance phasing out use of mercury

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 14, 2018

─ two major projects to be launched later this year DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Two major projects targeting ... Read More

Natural Resources Ministry to explore mercury alternatives with Suriname

Natural Resources Ministry to explore mercury alternatives with Suriname

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 9, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 9, 2018 The Ministry of Natural Resources will host a workshop to explore alternatives to the ... Read More

Small and Artisanal Miners are learning how to mine ‘greener’

Small and Artisanal Miners are learning how to mine ‘greener’

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 21, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, June 21, 2018 The Guyana Mining School opened its two-day symposium on greener mining for small and ... Read More

Oldendorff workers assured rights will be protected

Oldendorff workers assured rights will be protected

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 15, 2018

  task force meets with staff and management of company DPI, GUYANA, Friday, June 15, 2018 Workers of Oldendorff Carriers ... Read More

More than 200 to be employed by Bonasika Bauxite Project

More than 200 to be employed by Bonasika Bauxite Project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 14, 2018

  First Bauxite Corp. commences construction DPI, Guyana, Thursday, June 14, 2018 First Bauxite Corporation (FBX) has commenced construction of ... Read More

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