100 Bauxite Workers Laid Off in Guyana – McKoysNews

100 Bauxite Workers Laid Off in Guyana Several employees of the Russian-owned Bauxite Company of Guyana Inc (BCGI) have been laid off. According to reports, effective today, 100 workers lost their jobs as a result of what the company describes as ''fuel shortage.

RUSAL suspends operations in Guyana

2019-3-4 · — executives expected to meet with gov''t officials today ACCORDING to U.S. media company Bloomberg, Russian-owned bauxite company RUSAL has suspended …

Bauxite Union calls on Govt. to stand up for dismissed ...

2020-1-31 · The Guyana Bauxite and General Workers Union is calling on the government to accelerate its actions to address the evolving labor issues at the Rusal Bauxite company. At a Press conference today at the Critchlow Labour College, President of the Union, Lincoln Lewis urged the Ministry of Labour to address the labour violations of the company.

Rusal terminates 326 workers; Govt. wants them reinstated ...

2020-2-3 · The Minister said what RUSAL did and is doing is illegal and the company should start making moves now to reinstate the workers. She questioned the RUSAL officials about whether they were getting out of the bauxite mining industry in Guyana since they have started to re-export.

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2020-4-24 · Omai Bauxite Mining Inc. has 70% ownership by Bosai Minerals of China and 30% by the Government of Guyana; and the Bauxite Company of Guyana Inc. is a joint venture between Rusal, a Russian company, which owns 90%, and the Government of Guyana, which maintains a 10% stake. Bauxite''s relative importance and value added has been decreasing.

RUSAL suspends operations in Guyana

Guyana Bauxite Mining: Rusal tells GRA auditors: "leave or we le…

Bauxite Mining – Department of Public Information

2019-3-13 · GINA, GUYANA, Monday, October 10, 2016 This year marks 100 years of bauxite mining in Guyana and industry experts plan ... Read More Gas to Shore Project VIEW ALL

RUSAL suspends operations in Guyana

2019-3-4 · — executives expected to meet with gov''t officials today ACCORDING to U.S. media company Bloomberg, Russian-owned bauxite company RUSAL has suspended its mining unit in Guyana over the current labour conflict which saw the dismissal of over …

RUSAL Guyana – Department of Public Information

2018-1-8 · "We are fighting to save your jobs" – Minister Trotman assures RUSAL workers – RUSAL will continue to produce in Guyana – BCGI Managing Director Staff Writer - April 25, 2018 DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, April 25, 2018 The Coalition government has established a …

Guyana Bauxite Workers'' Union Bitter at RusAl, …

2010-1-25 · The union has filed a racial discrimination complaint over RusAl''s sacking of 57 union activists, a move made necessary when neither the prime minister nor the minister of Labour, Human Services, and Social Security intervened to protect Guyana''s labour law. ... following pay talks between GB&GWU and RusAl, the 90% owner of Bauxite Co. of ...

Discussions on possible restart of RUSAL''s Region 10 ...

2021-1-9 · Five months after negotiations on a possible restart of operations at its Kurubuka mines in Region 10, Bauxite Company of Guyana Inc (BCGI), a subsidiary of Russian Aluminum (RUSAL) is still in ...

Labor Dispute With Rusal Tangles Up Bauxite Industry in …

2019-3-18 · The current labor conflict started with a spontaneous strike prompted by the dismissal of 61 workers at the Bauxite Company of Guyana (BCGI) who did not show up for work. The BCGI was established in 2005 and is owned 90% by UC Rusal and 10% …

Bauxite Union calls on Govt. to stand ...

2020-1-30 · Bauxite Union calls on Govt. to stand up for dismissed RUSAL workers. By News Source Guyana on January 30, 2020. At a Press conference today at the Critchlow Labour College, President of the Union, Lincoln Lewis urged the Ministry of Labor to address the labor violations of the company.

Guyana Bauxite Workers'' Union Pickets Government, RusAl ...

2010-2-8 · The Guyana Bauxite & General Workers'' Union (GB&GWU) ramped up protests on the deaf ear its government is giving a pitched labour dispute it has with Russian metals company RusAL by picketing last week the offices of the Minister of Labour, Human Services, and Social Security, as well as the company''s offices in Georgetown.

Rusal plans mining operation expansion in Guyana

2012-4-5 · A Russian bauxite company is planning a $21 million expansion at its main plant in the South American country of Guyana.UC Rusal is adding more than 130 pieces of …

Minister Hamilton commits to addressing labour issues …

2020-8-18 · Over the past few years, the Russian-controlled company has come under fire several times for breaching labour practices and several other issues. While RUSAL has been operational in Guyana since 2004, the labour situation with the company worsened …

Fired Bauxite workers want RUSAL out of ...

2020-2-9 · RUSAL has been operating in Guyana since 2009 and owns 90% of the Bauxite Company of Guyana Incorporated (BCGI). Prior to that, the bauxite mines at Aroaima were operated by The Aluminum Company of America (Alcoa) which later handed over the operation to its Canadian associate, Alcan. The mining operations in Region Ten was later taken over by ...

GUYANA: BAUXITE: RUSAL – A Poisoned chalice? – …

2021-6-16 · By Stabroek News EDITORIAL - June 15, 2021 The June 8 disclosure by RUSAL''s Chief Executive Officer, Evgenii Nikitin regarding the company''s plan to invest heavily in the upgrading of its bauxite-mining operations in the Caribbean, including its operations in Guyana, is likely to attract a muted welcome here. . On the one hand the disclosure…

Gov''t engaging RUSAL on possible ...

2020-10-3 · RUSAL owns 90% of the Bauxite Company of Guyana Incorporated (BCGI) while the other 10% belongs to the Government. According to Minister Bharrat, the meeting was held "to facilitate hearing from RUSAL what were the critical issues encountered, which culminated in their inability to continue…the mining of bauxite at Aroaima."

Mining Industry – Demerara Waves Online News

Russian aluminum giant, RUSAL, has suspended bauxite production in Guyana and moved its equipment to a warehouse for protection, the Russian news agency, Sputnik, reported Sunday. "At the moment, the activities of the mining department are still suspended; equipment has been moved to a warehouse and is under protection," the spokesperson ...

RUSAL standoff… "Labour Ministry incompetent" – Riot ...

2020-2-8 · Rusal, however, sent home more workers – more than 300 of them – and reportedly said it has withdrawn its expatriates from the country. For several days now, Rusal has been unable to move out its bauxite from the Kurubuka mine area, to Aroiama, where the barges are waiting to take it to Berbice River mouth area for shipment out of Guyana.

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2019-12-31 · Rusal Suspends Bauxite Mining in Guyana Over Labor Conflict Mar 03 2019 · Rusal suspended mining at the bauxite unit on Feb 15 and moved equipment to a guarded warehouse The company said it held talks with the Guyana government saying the employees should perform their duties in accordance with the labor contract The company has about 500 ...

GB&GWU decries failure of successive Gov''ts to address …

2020-11-17 · GB&GWU General Secretary, Lincoln Lewis …demands compulsory arbitration between itself, RUSAL/BCGI. In its quest to resolve an age-old dispute and safeguard the rights of bauxite workers at the Russian Bauxite Company of Guyana …

Russian bauxite company fires 326 workers, suspends …

2020-2-3 · By Editor On Feb 3, 2020. The local subsidiary of Russian bauxite giant RUSAL has pulled its expatriate staff out of Guyana, fired 326 Guyanese workers and suspended its operations along the Berbice River. RUSAL owns 90% of the Bauxite Company of Guyana Incorporated (BCGI). "We are not producing anymore," Vladimir Permyakov said Monday morning.

RUSAL will recall 142 "improperly ...

2020-1-29 · The Labour Department within the Ministry of Social Protection met with the management of the Russian-owned bauxite company RUSAL and the Union separately, in a bid to resolve an issue surrounding the laying-off of workers. The company moved to layoff some 142 workers following a …

Over 60 Rusal Bauxite workers facing ...

2019-2-18 · Over 60 Rusal Bauxite workers facing dismissal over strike action; Chief Labour Officer to intervene. By News Source Guyana on February 18, 2019. One worker told News Source that a list of the workers to be dismissed has been compiled and they are being told to visit the offices at the company.

Rusal Ceases Bauxite Mining In Guyana Due To Ongoing …

2019-3-6 · Rusal Ceases Bauxite Mining In Guyana Due To Ongoing Labor Row. Due to a dispute with workers over compensation, Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. …

Rusal News Monitoring Service & Press Release …

2021-8-25 · Jun 16, 2021 Letters DEAR EDITOR, True, the main public reaction to RUSAL''s recently touted plan to upgrade its bauxite-mining operations in Guyana would dwell on the company''s contempt for good labour practices and its workers, and on its arrogance in …

Government threatens to shut down RUSAL | INews Guyana

2019-3-2 · After a series of protests by various stakeholders in Guyana against the recent actions of Bauxite Company of Guyana Inc (BCGI), which is owned by Russian Aluminum company, RUSAL, where 61 striking employees were fired, Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman on Friday said Government is geared at taking action against the company, even if it means having the company …

Guyana Bauxite Mining: Rusal tells GRA auditors: "leave or ...

2020-2-2 · Feb 02, 2020 News Auditors of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) who descended on bauxite operations of Rusal/Bauxite Company of Guyana Inc. (BCGI), a few months ago, were told to leave or the company will shut operations. GRA''s Godfrey Statia The startling disclosure was made Friday by Commissioner-General Godfrey Statia during a press conference.

RUSAL suspends operations, informs Labour Ministry 326 ...

2020-2-4 · RUSAL suspends operations, informs Labour Ministry 326 workers sent home. Feb 04, ... the RUSAL officials for their move to terminate the services of the workers without informing the department or the Guyana Bauxite and General Workers Union. "You come here this morning and say that over 300 workers gone home but there''s no notice to the ...

Rusal suspends all bauxite operations in Guyana on ...

2020-2-4 · Rusal suspends all bauxite operations in Guyana on continued unrest. Russian aluminium producer UC Rusal is suspending the operation of its Bauxite Company of Guyana (BCGI) business in Guyana on "serious illegitimate actions" but will continue to obtain bauxite supply from its other mines, it said on Monday February 3.

Ship firm Oldendorff halting Guyana operation due to …

2018-4-20 · Rusal''s 90 percent owned Bauxite Company of Guyana produced 1.05 million tonnes of bauxite - the raw material used to make aluminium - last year.

Discussions on possible restart of RUSAL''s Region 10 ...

2021-1-9 · Joe Hamilton. Five months after negotiations on a possible restart of operations at its Kurubuka mines in Region 10, Bauxite Company of Guyana Inc (BCGI), a subsidiary of Russian Aluminum (RUSAL ...