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Grenada Government takes steps to protect the Labour Force

ST. GEORGE, GRENADA, SEPT 26. 2017, GIS: - Government is taking further steps to protect the labor force, with the approval in both Houses of Parliament of the Foreign Nationals and Commonwealth Citizens Employment Cap Act.


A motion was brought before the Upper House at its last sitting, seeking to insert in the Principal Regulation of the Act, a revised Work Permit Application.


This application solicits additional information which will show that the labour that will be brought into the country does not exist or in is short supply.

Government Reaches Agreement with TAWU and PWU

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, March 28, 2017 – GIS:  Government is pleased to announce that it has reached settlement and has signed the collective agreement with the Public Workers Union and the Grenada Technical and Allied Workers Union for salary increases for the period 2013 to 2019.
 
The Government Negotiating Team thanks the leadership of both the PWU and the GTAWU for their spirited engagements during the negotiations, and their decision to balance their constituents’ interests with the national good.

Accident free construction at Silver Sands

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, May 4, 2017 – GIS: Not a single accident has occurred at the massive Silver Sands site since the start of construction two years ago.
 
This disclosure was made on Friday as Grenada joined the rest of the world in observing World Day for Safety and Health at Work.
 
Architect Nigel Renwick spoke to a delegation from the Ministry of Labour who dropped in to assess health and safety on the work place.

Government congratulates new Executive of the Public Workers' Union

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, MONDAY 13 MARCH, 2017– GIS:  The Government of Grenada, and in particular, the Minister for Labour, Honourable Oliver Joseph, extends congratulations to Ms. Rachael Roberts and the new executive of the Public Workers’ Union, following your win at the polls on Tuesday last.
 
Your assumption to the leadership of the PWU is a clear demonstration of your constituents’ confidence in you and your efforts on their behalf.  It is our hope that you continue to work assiduously in the interests of all workers.

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Labour plays a key role in achieving the goals of the National Development Plan in the areas of Economy and Poverty; Participation, Consultation and Equal Opportunities; Youth Development and Gender. The Ministry also takes into consideration employment creation as a priority area of the Government.

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Ministry of Labour
Ministerial Complex, Botanical Gardens
St. George’s, Grenada, W.I.
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