Tag: mining

CDC distributes 100 sanitation hampers at Arangoy, Aranka

CDC distributes 100 sanitation hampers at Arangoy, Aranka

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 12, 2021

-following flooding The Civil Defence Commission (DC) over the weekend distributed 90 hygiene hampers to residents of Arangoy and 10 ... Read More

PM says Guyana and Chile aiming to bolster relations

PM says Guyana and Chile aiming to bolster relations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 11, 2020

Prime Minister, Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips and Chilean Ambassador to Guyana Patricio Becker discussed ways of strengthening relations between Guyana ... Read More

587 Guyanese re-employed at Aurora Gold Mine

587 Guyanese re-employed at Aurora Gold Mine

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 24, 2020

-Gov’t seeking partnership on GGMC mining school -talks start on building capacity for underground mining Some 587 Guyanese have been ... Read More

Press Release – MNR condemns illegal mining activity at Micobie

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 16, 2020

-urges compliance The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) notes with grave concern, reports on the issue of environmental degradation in ... Read More

Press Release – Guyana and Russia to improve relationship via multi sectoral approach

Press Release – Guyana and Russia to improve relationship via multi sectoral approach

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 21, 2020

-PM tells Russian Ambassador that Guyana is opened for investment Georgetown, Guyana – (October 21, 2020) Prime Minister Brigadier (ret’d) ... Read More

“We need persons on the ground”

“We need persons on the ground”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2020

- Minister Persaud tells Guyana Women Miners Organisation Representatives of the Guyana Women Miners Organisation paid a courtesy call on ... Read More

New PPP/C Gov’t gives green light for Mining operations to resume in interior regions

New PPP/C Gov’t gives green light for Mining operations to resume in interior regions

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 15, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 15, 2020 According to the new Official Gazette published by the new PPP/C Government, mining operations ... Read More

Mass testing to commence in Aranka, Moruca and surrounding areas

Mass testing to commence in Aranka, Moruca and surrounding areas

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 4, 2020

—Aranka, Moruca to be on lockdown from July 6 —MoPH seeking to suppress infection spread DPI, Guyana, Saturday, July 4, ... Read More

Three Guianas focusing on Goldmining in protected areas

Three Guianas focusing on Goldmining in protected areas

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 4, 2020

Press Release Georgetown, Guyana - Wednesday, March 4, 2020 The Protected Areas Commission (PAC) with local and international support continues ... 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

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