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Press Release – Ministry of Natural Resources clarifies EOI ad position

-MNR held the oil and gas portfolio at the time of World Bank loan -Until budget 2019, MNR remains DoE’s accounting agency only for procurement aspects and disbursement of funds. The Ministry of Natural Resources wishes to reiterate that all petroleum matters are now under the Department of Energy (DoE), Ministry of the Presidency. With [...]

Press Release – Ministry of Natural Resources advances green agenda in Berbice

MNR, Monday October 15, 2018 The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) today continued its seedling and infant tree donation and planting exercise in observance of Agriculture Month 2018. Led by MNR Environment Project Officer, Dr. Latchmin Punallal and her team, the exercise benefitted the towns of New Amsterdam, Rose Hall, and Corriverton. The exercise began [...]

2018-10-23T22:00:04+00:00October 15th, 2018|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Press Release – Minister Trotman meets GGMC Mahdia officers as enforcement operation begins

In continued efforts to address the issue of fatal mining incidents, Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Raphael Trotman on Saturday visited Mahdia and received updates on the town's ongoing enforcement operation. The operation, ordered by the subject Minister on Tuesday, serves to address mines safety, improve mining practices and curb the practice of illegal mining [...]