Meeting with Ms. Nathalie Cely of the Ministry of Business

On March 9, 2016, President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Lance Hinds, met with Ms. Nathalie Cely, who is assisting the Ministry of Business in shaping its strategic development plan 2016-2020. The aim of this meeting was for Ms. Cely to gain insight on the private sector and its priorities, and […]

Meeting with Representatives from Chemonics International

On the 4th of March 5, 2015 President of the GCCI, Mr. Lance Hinds met with the representatives of Chemonics International. The aim of this meeting was to explore future opportunities for collaboration between the two parties.

GCCI’s President meets with the High Commissioner of Canada and United States Embassy Charge d’ Affaires

On February 25, the President, the Senior Vice President and the Treasurer of the GCCI, Mr Lance Hinds, Mr. Vishnu Doerga and Mr. Eon Grant met with the High Commissioner of Canada, Dr. Nicole Giles and the United States Embassy Charge d’ Affaires Bryan Hunt. The meeting was held with the aim of collaborating for […]

Young and Potential Entrepreneurs Camp

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in collaboration with Cuso International, hosted a Young and Potential Entrepreneurs ‘Camp and Think-in’ on Thursday February 19th through Friday February 20th, at Aracari Resort, 160 Plantation, West Bank, Demerara. Over the two days 25 young people, representing all regions across Guyana and established business owners, entrepreneurs and […]

Meeting with USAID- SKYE Project Coordinators

On January 21, 2015, the President of the GCCI, Mr. Lance Hinds, the Junior Vice President, Ms. Padma Prashad along with other members of the Chamber met with the USAID- SKYE project coordinators to discuss a possible mentoring initiative between members and the trained SKYE Youths.

Guyana-Suriname Trade Conference

The private sector of Guyana and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Suriname collaborated to host a Guyana-Suriname Trade Conference on¬†January 15 to 17, 2015.¬†The Conference was intended to promote trade between Guyana and Suriname, in particular to increase Guyanese exports of goods and services to Suriname and to increase tourism between the two […]

After Hours Session: Gender Equality

On January 14th, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry hosted its first After Hours Business Forum for the year in the GCCI’s Boardroom. The forum was facilitated by Cuso International and featured their representative, Ms. Jillian Hess, who actively engaged the participants on the “popular topic” of Gender Equality.

GCCI’s Annual Gala & Awards Ceremony 2014

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) held its Annual Gala & Awards Ceremony on December 4, 2014 at 7 p.m. at the Pegasus Hotel, Savannah Suite. The Guest Speaker of the esteemed event was the High Commissioner of Canada toGuyana, Her Excellency, Dr. Nicole Giles.  

GCCI’s After Hours Business Forum: Credit Reporting

On November 19, the GCCI held its 4th After Hours Business Forum at the Office of the Chamber which featured Creditinfo Guyana- Guyana’s first Credit Bureau. Participants were provided with knowledgeable information and advise from key individuals in the financial sector about the benefits of maximizing credit reporting.  

Donation of Laptop to GCCI by Courts Guyana!

On November 11, 2014, our member company, Courts Guyana, donated one laptop to the Office of the Chamber. Thank you Mr. Clyde de Haas, Country Manager for Courts Guyana and team for making the Office more comfortable for the staff. We do look forward to your continued support. The donation was made by Mr. Ricardo […]