Tag: Oil and Gas

Payara licence more environmentally friendly than Liza 1’s

Payara licence more environmentally friendly than Liza 1’s

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 15, 2020

The recently awarded Payara offshore development licence features significant new clauses missing from the Liza 1 well licence which makes ... Read More

PM discusses oil and gas, defence, tourism and business development with French Ambassador

PM discusses oil and gas, defence, tourism and business development with French Ambassador

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 8, 2020

-Tells delegation Guyana is open for investment Georgetown, Guyana – (October 8, 2020) Prime Minister Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips, today, ... Read More

Guyana’s economy will not hinge solely on oil and gas

Guyana’s economy will not hinge solely on oil and gas

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 27, 2020

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali says while the petroleum sector has emerged as one of the most important to ... Read More

Petroleum task force to explore gas to shore

Petroleum task force to explore gas to shore

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 23, 2020

Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat says a petroleum task force will soon be set up and will explore ... Read More

$21.8M allocated to bring Tourism Sector in line with COVID-19 protocols

$21.8M allocated to bring Tourism Sector in line with COVID-19 protocols

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 19, 2020

- Minister Walrond - local tourism to be boosted - employment to be created in hospitality sector Minister of Tourism, ... Read More

“The Way Forward for Guyana’s Emerging Petroleum Sector”

“The Way Forward for Guyana’s Emerging Petroleum Sector”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 15, 2020

Keynote Address: Caribbean Virtual Oil & Gas Business Summit (CARVIS) September 15-17, 2020. Hon. Vickram Bharrat, M.P., Minister of Natural ... Read More

Ministry of Labour to be “re-established” says Min. Hamilton

Ministry of Labour to be “re-established” says Min. Hamilton

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 14, 2020

- BIT to offer oil and gas training - OHS officers to be placed in every region Minister of Labour ... Read More

Consultative engagement integral to advancement of mining sector

Consultative engagement integral to advancement of mining sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 8, 2020

- President Ali tells GGDMA officials His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, today, assured members of the Guyana Gold and ... Read More

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