On Friday, May 20, 2016, ScotiaBank launched its Vision Achiever LivePitch 2016 business plan competition, in collaboration with the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) to promote entrepreneurship locally. This is the second year for this exciting competition which was first launched in September 2015 during Scotiabank’s celebration of Small Business Week. Entrants were required to use the […]
On Thursday, May 19, 2016, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry President, Mr. Vishnu Doerga, met with Bank of Guyana Financial Sector Assessment Representative to discuss SMEs, barriers to access finance, collateral requirements, land registries in cases of agriculture and other related issues.
On Monday, May 16, 2016, GCCI President, Mr. Vishnu Doerga, met with Mr. Warwick Strong, Senior Manager of DAI Energy and Resources Group. Mr. Strong is conducting an independent survey on the business environment in Georgetown, and wanted to know more about the manufacturing industry, the current state of the economy, and the future of […]
On Friday, May 13, 2016, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry met with renowned Guyanese entertainer, Neil Fraser, to discuss possible collaboration of Guyana’s Music Festival.
On Wednesday, April 27, 2016, GCCI held its Second (2nd) Conversation Circle titled “Inspiring Young Minds for Great Future” The objective of this program is to enable young entrepreneurs to benefit from the experiences of prominent business owners. This Event was SPONSORED BY REPUBLIC BANK GUYANA LIMITED
On April 25, 2016, Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry President, Mr. Vishnu Doerga, offered a few remarks at the launching ceremony of Roraima’s newest addition to its fleet, the Britten Norman Tri-lander and the Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) Division.
On April 19, 2016, the GCCI President, Mr. Vishnu Doerga, met with a team from the PROCASUR Corporation to discuss the rural youth employment situation in Guyana. The PROCASUR team, which includes Ms. Alda Berardinelli and Ms. Anne Desrochers, has been contracted by the FAO to support the implementation of several components of the FAO/IFAD […]
On Tuesday April 19, 2016, Elizabeth Mullen & Elizabeth Gozzer of Creative Associates International Inc., a youth-focused international development company based in Washington, D.C, met with GCCI President, Mr. Vishnu Doerga to discuss a potential collaboration between the two entities. Creative Associates International Inc. has prequalified to bid on a proposed USAID/Eastern and Southern Caribbean […]
On Thursday, March 26, 2016, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry held its 126th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Savannah Suite, Pegasus Hotel. The featured speaker of this auspicious event was His Excellency, President David Granger.
Today, March 22, 2016, The Vice President & Secretary of the GCCI, Mr. Vishnu Doerga & Mr. Nicholas Boyer met with the Deputy Mayor of Boa Vista, Mr. Marcelo Hipolito Moreira Neto. The aim of the visit was to introduce the important aspects of the Export Processing Zone (EPZ), inclusive of how it will be […]