Tag: Caribbean Community

Guyana committed to gaining “reparations for the crime of African enslavement” – President Ali

Guyana committed to gaining “reparations for the crime of African enslavement” – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2021

His Excellency Dr. Irfaan Ali today reaffirmed Guyana’s commitment to gaining international reparations for the crime of African enslavement and ... Read More

Guyana’s wealth will benefit CARICOM – President Ali

Guyana’s wealth will benefit CARICOM – President Ali

Kemol King Kemol King- August 2, 2021

Guyana is not looking to become an energy sector powerhouse in the Region, rather it aims to ensure that its ... Read More

Heads of Govt recommit to strengthening Caribbean

Heads of Govt recommit to strengthening Caribbean

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- July 5, 2021

−at CARICOM’s 42nd Regular Meeting CARICOM Heads of Government have recommitted to strengthening and rebuilding their countries in the wake ... Read More

Reinstatement of Common External Tariff on Laundry Soaps of HS 3401

Reinstatement of Common External Tariff on Laundry Soaps of HS 3401

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 28, 2021

The Common External Tariff schedule is a legal trade policy tool of the Caribbean Community that Guyana subscribes to and ... Read More

Guyana pushes for the removal of trade barriers affecting exports to CARICOM States

Guyana pushes for the removal of trade barriers affecting exports to CARICOM States

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 4, 2021

Information Note The Government of Guyana has signalled to the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) its concern with ... Read More

Release of fishing vessels Lady Nyera and Sea Wolf

Release of fishing vessels Lady Nyera and Sea Wolf

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 3, 2021

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has been informed by the Venezuelan authorities that the fishing vessels – ... Read More

PM receives courtesy visit from outgoing Canadian High Commissioner

PM receives courtesy visit from outgoing Canadian High Commissioner

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 7, 2020

Prime Minister Hon. Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips, today, received a courtesy visit from outgoing Canadian High Commissioner Lilian Chatterjee. During ... Read More

Press Release – CARICOM Heads of Government to tackle pressing issues at Meeting on Thursday

Press Release – CARICOM Heads of Government to tackle pressing issues at Meeting on Thursday

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 27, 2020

COVID-19 and its impact on the Caribbean Community will be among matters for consideration by CARICOM Heads of Government when ... Read More

“The Way Forward for Guyana’s Emerging Petroleum Sector”

“The Way Forward for Guyana’s Emerging Petroleum Sector”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 15, 2020

Keynote Address: Caribbean Virtual Oil & Gas Business Summit (CARVIS) September 15-17, 2020. Hon. Vickram Bharrat, M.P., Minister of Natural ... Read More

‘Guyana is a food secure country’ – Minister Noel Holder

‘Guyana is a food secure country’ – Minister Noel Holder

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 29, 2020

—Presentation Made at IICA/CARICOM Virtual Meeting of Ministers of Agriculture. The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), recently facilitated ... Read More

Japan to begin construction of Photovoltaic power generation system at CARICOM HQ

Japan to begin construction of Photovoltaic power generation system at CARICOM HQ

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- January 20, 2020

− Agreement will improve capital city’s power system DPI, Guyana, Monday January 20, 2020 The sod was turned earlier on ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.