Tag: Ministry of Labour

Amerindians urged to demand contracts from employers to avoid exploitation

Amerindians urged to demand contracts from employers to avoid exploitation

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 18, 2021

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has urged Amerindian leaders to demand contracts for workers leaving the villages to work ... Read More

23 benefit from BIT’s train-the-trainer workshop in Region Two

23 benefit from BIT’s train-the-trainer workshop in Region Two

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 17, 2021

Some 23 persons participated in a train-the-trainer workshop conducted by the Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) on ... Read More

BIT signs contracts for skills training in 14 Region Two communities

BIT signs contracts for skills training in 14 Region Two communities

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 16, 2021

-Food for the Poor donates sewing machines for garment construction programme The Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) ... Read More

Labour, Human Services Ministers say stakeholders must partner to end child labour

Labour, Human Services Ministers say stakeholders must partner to end child labour

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 11, 2021

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton and Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Hon. Dr. Vindhya Persaud on Friday ... Read More

Region Five residents get more BIT training offers

Region Five residents get more BIT training offers

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 9, 2021

cosmetology, cake decorating courses making impact The Ministry of Labour, through the Board of Industrial Training (BIT) will be offering ... Read More

Upper Corentyne to get first local Labour Office

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 3, 2021

- $6 million to retrofit building The Ministry of Labour is in the process of establishing the first Regional Labour ... Read More

BIT partners with Upper Corentyne Training Centre, other institutes to train over 400

BIT partners with Upper Corentyne Training Centre, other institutes to train over 400

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 2, 2021

The Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) is partnering with a number of skills training institutions and organisations ... Read More

BIT investing $40M in training programmes in Region Six

BIT investing $40M in training programmes in Region Six

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 1, 2021

─ over 400 to benefit The Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) is investing over $40 million in ... Read More

Labour Minister reviewing training programmes in Region Six

Labour Minister reviewing training programmes in Region Six

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- May 31, 2021

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton is currently in Region Six reviewing several training programmes being administered by the Ministry's ... Read More

M&CC’s negligence contributed to South Georgetown flooding – Min. Hamilton

M&CC’s negligence contributed to South Georgetown flooding – Min. Hamilton

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 30, 2021

affected residents to receive assistance Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton on Sunday criticised the Mayor and City Council for ... Read More

Labour Ministry receives two motorbikes to boost OSH services

Labour Ministry receives two motorbikes to boost OSH services

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 26, 2021

The Ministry of Labour has received two motorcycles from the Aurora Gold Mines (AGM)/Zijin Mining Group Incorporated to boost the ... Read More

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