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Friday, March 22, 2019

GGMC celebrates 34 years

The Guyana Geology and Mines Commission today celebrated its 34 anniversary. In his message on the observance of the event, Minister of Natural Resources...

Multi Stakeholders’ dialogue held on Extractive Industry

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment Robert Persaud says for the extractive industry to be viable it must be linked to the Low...

Indigenous people’s rights will be respected as development advances- Minister Persaud

Indigenous leaders from Region Nine were assured of Government’s commitment to further develop the lives of hinterland residents when they met with Minister of...

Sand Mining operation ordered to cease work

The Guyana Geology and Mines Commission will soon issue a cease work order on a private property in Sand Hills, Demerara River, which...

Guyana looks to US for support in environment sector

Guyana and the United States of America are exploring the possibilities of further development between the two countries for support by the US in...

Hinterland Committee to implement Road Users Agreements for new roads

The Hinterland Infrastructure Committee (HIC) is in the process of implementing Road Users Agreements for many rehabilitated roads to ensure the road quality is...

Amerindian rights and security will not be compromised – NRE Minister

Subsequent to representation from residents of Baramita, Region One, the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment and related agencies held a consultation...

Bosai urged to honour obligations to accident victims, survivors

Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Robert Persaud yesterday urged Bosai Minerals Group to honour all legal obligations to accident victims and survivors...

MNRE to meet with Baramita residents

A team from the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment and related agencies will engage in discussion with the Amerindian community of Baramita...

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18 injured in Princess Street accident

Some 18 persons are now injured after a minibus crashed into a motorcar at Princess and High Streets, Georgetown. The incident occurred around 17:30hrs. Reports are...