Tag: Ministry of Labour

Close to $139M to complete training centres, certify persons through BIT – Min Hamilton

Close to $139M to complete training centres, certify persons through BIT – Min Hamilton

- January 31, 2023

The Labour Ministry through the Board of Industrial Training (BIT) will continue in its efforts to build a skilled workforce ... Read More

More BIT programmes to meet labour force needs – Min Hamilton

More BIT programmes to meet labour force needs – Min Hamilton

- January 23, 2023

The government is spearheading efforts to upskill Guyanese to take advantage of job opportunities in various sectors, as the country ... Read More

Gov’t to focus on oil and gas opportunities for Guyanese youth

Gov’t to focus on oil and gas opportunities for Guyanese youth

- January 23, 2023

Guyana is advancing its transformative development agenda and the Ministry of Labour’s Board of Industrial Training (BIT) is concentrating on ... Read More

Opposition’s inputs no match for govt’s policies − Min Hamilton

Opposition’s inputs no match for govt’s policies − Min Hamilton

- January 23, 2023

The contributions of the APNU+AFC Opposition at any forum cannot be compared to the policies and programmes put forward by ... Read More

Gov’t committed to maintaining safe, healthy workplaces

Gov’t committed to maintaining safe, healthy workplaces

- January 20, 2023

The Labour Ministry remains keen on maintaining the safety and health of workers countrywide.  Minister, Joseph Hamilton said Friday that ... Read More

$2.5B earmarked for TVET in 2023

$2.5B earmarked for TVET in 2023

- January 19, 2023

With the increasing need for human resources given Guyana’s rapid economic growth, Senior Finance Minister, Dr Ashni Singh disclosed that ... Read More

$488.5M to train almost 8,000 persons through BIT

$488.5M to train almost 8,000 persons through BIT

- January 16, 2023

Government, through the Labour Ministry, continues to create avenues for upskilling and employment countrywide, equipping thousands of Guyanese with new ... Read More

MOU signed to train, license electrical contractors

MOU signed to train, license electrical contractors

- December 19, 2022

The Ministry of Labour - Board of Industrial Training (BIT) and the Ministry of Public Works-Government Electrical Inspectorate (GRO) have ... Read More

BIT, UNFPA hosting three-day health, wellness training programme

BIT, UNFPA hosting three-day health, wellness training programme

- December 13, 2022

Trainers attached to the Board of Industrial Training (BIT) will benefit from three days of holistic training in health and ... Read More

279 Region 10 residents certified in various skills

279 Region 10 residents certified in various skills

- December 12, 2022

Some 279 persons from Kwakwani and Linden, Region Ten have been certified in various skill sets by the Board of ... Read More

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