Tag: Minister Joseph Hamilton

Several Region 7 communities to benefit from BIT programmes

Several Region 7 communities to benefit from BIT programmes

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 29, 2022

Several communities in the Upper Mazaruni district (Region Seven) are gearing up to access training programmes being provided by the ... Read More

Three-pronged approach to improve OSH in work places  

Three-pronged approach to improve OSH in work places  

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 23, 2022

Increased training and staff complement, and the implementation of a recording and notification of occupational accidents and diseases (RNOAD) system ... Read More

Labour ministry recovers $13M for employees treated unfairly

Labour ministry recovers $13M for employees treated unfairly

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 23, 2022

- Non-compliant companies will be exposed- Minister Hamilton warns The Ministry of Labour has, to date, recovered some $13 million ... Read More

Technical institutions urged to rethink their roles, functionality

Technical institutions urged to rethink their roles, functionality

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 11, 2022

Minister of Labour Joseph Hamilton, has called on technical institutions to rethink their roles and functionality to support government’s effort ... Read More

New Kwakwani labour office, training centre commissioned

New Kwakwani labour office, training centre commissioned

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 31, 2022

Minister of Labour, Joseph Hamilton, M.P, on Tuesday, commissioned the first labour office and training centre in Kwakwani, Sub-District Two, ... Read More

Region 5 BIT trainees to benefit from use of heavy-duty equipment simulator

Region 5 BIT trainees to benefit from use of heavy-duty equipment simulator

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 28, 2022

Students attached to the Mahaicony Technical and Vocational Training Centre, Region Five are expected to benefit from the installation of ... Read More

More Region 5 residents to benefit from BIT

More Region 5 residents to benefit from BIT

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 23, 2022

More residents of Region Five will be fully equipped with the necessary skills for employment following a skills training consultation ... Read More

If I can do it, others can says 70-year-old BIT graduate

If I can do it, others can says 70-year-old BIT graduate

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 7, 2022

Age is not a limitation to further growth and this is exactly what 70-year-old Lindener Noel Haynes believes. Haynes successfully ... Read More

Minister Hamilton urges change in way OSH is viewed

Minister Hamilton urges change in way OSH is viewed

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 5, 2022

─ Region 10 officially kicks off OSH month Minister of Labour, Joseph Hamilton, M.P, on Monday stressed the need for ... Read More

BIT graduates 86 in Region Five

BIT graduates 86 in Region Five

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 25, 2022

Some 86 young persons from Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) graduated on Friday from the Board of Industrial Training’s (BIT) National Training ... Read More

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