City chamber hands over breathalyzers to police

( The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) on Tuesday handed over five breathalyzer kits with thermal printers to the Guyana Police Force. A statement from the GCCI yesterday said that the donation was valued at $1.5M and was made possible by contributions from the following Chamber members: BEV Processors, Digicel Guyana, John Fernandes […]

Starr Computers in women’s empowerment seminar -sharing device unveiled

( Starr Computers Inc on Saturday unveiled a new computer sharing device called “The Virtual Computer” at an Information Communications Technology (ICT)/Women’s Empowerment seminar hosted with the S4 Foundation, a women’s support network. About 30 women received training in ICT and entrepreneurship at the conference room of the local company, where they were exposed to […]

Handing over of 5 Breathalyzer Kits to the Guyana Police Force

On September 3, 2014, at the Guyana Police Force Conference Centre, a donation of five (5) breathalyzer kits which include thermal printers were handed over to the Guyana Police Force by Mr. Lance Hinds, President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry (GCCI). This donation, valued at G$1,499,520, was made possible by the generous […]

GCCI’s Business Needs Assessment Survey

Hello Everyone, The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry (GCCI) is currently in the process of accumulating data on what the needs of the business community are and as such we are kindly asking that you take 15 minutes to fill out our Business Needs Assessment Survey by clicking on the following link: All […]

Ansa McAl rewards “Ariel Bringing the Games Closer” promotion winners

( Ansa McAl Trading Ltd. held an award ceremony on Wednesday last at the company’s Beterverwagting, East Coast Demerara head office, for the “Ariel Bringing the Games Closer” promotion which lasted from May 1 to July 31.Customers who submitted one empty package of Ariel Soap Powder to Ansa McAl, with their names, addresses and telephone […]

DeSinco Trading is authorized distributor for premium product for dogs

( Distribution giant, DeSinco Trading Limited, has added yet another product to its already extensive portfolio. The company has recently been appointed as the authorized distributor of “Command Performance – Dog & Puppy Food”; a premium product retailing at a very competitive price. According to the entity, Command Performance has been made available to the local […]

Georgetown Chamber wants compulsory membership

( AUGUST 15, 2014 · BY STAFF WRITER Stabroek Business has learnt that the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) could be seeking the passage of legislation designed to make membership of the Chamber compulsory for business houses that qualify. Senior Vice President of the Chamber and Management Specialist, Vishnu Doerga told Stabroek Business in an […]

infoDev/Women Innovators Network in the Caribbean: Request for Expressions of Interest to Support Program Delivery

Dear colleague,   As part of its Entrepreneurship Program for Innovation in the Caribbean (EPIC), infoDev is seeking a qualified firm with presence in the Caribbean to support the team in the delivery and implementation of the Women Innovators Network in the Caribbean (WINC) program.  Whilst already published on infoDev’s website, we bring this opportunity to your attention – for […]

CEDA, GIZ commence two-day ProNet training workshop for GCCI members

( THE Caribbean Export Development Agency (CEDA), in partnership with the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (German Agency for International Cooperation) (GIZ) and collaborating with the Guyana Chambers of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), yesterday commenced ProNet, a two-day workshop for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Guyana for the first time. Introduced in Guyana for the […]

Credit bureau up and running – information sharing with banks being refined

( A year after its formal launch Chief Executive Officer of Creditinfo (Guyana) Inc Judy Semple-Joseph said the local bureau has “sealed” arrangements with all of the country’s commercial banks under which they will share information. “All of the commercial banks have now signed on to work with the credit bureau. They have signed a […]