Hon. Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, Mohamed Irfaan Ali, Speaking at the Opening Ceremony of GuyExpo 2014
Your Excellency, President Donald Ramotar; Madam First Lady, Ms Deolatchmie Ramotar; Honourable Prime Minister, Samuel Hinds and Ms Hinds; my colleagues of the Cabinet; members of the diplomatic community; foreign delegates and exhibitors; ladies and gentlemen, especially the pioneers of the Private Sector of Guyana, led by the President of the Private Sector Commission, Mr Ramesh Persaud; good evening and welcome to GuyExpo 2014.
As government continues in its quest to make available affording housing for citizens,
the first batch of homes under the Perseverance 1000 turn-key homes has been allocated.
Speaking at the commissioning of the $604M Parfaite Harmonie access road today,
President Donald Ramotar said he is confident the new highway will aid in increased production and productivity,
thus advancing Guyana’s growing economy.
Members of the Private Sector were today given a tour of several housing development projects along the East Bank Demerara corridor, which are aiding in the massive transformation of that area.
The Private Sector members all expressed their satisfaction over what is taking place in the local housing sector and moreso the country’s development at large.
Housing Minister Irfaan Ali, and other officials from his ministry took members, Private Sector Commission (PSC) Chairman, Ramesh Persaud, Vice Chairman, Edward Boyer, Past President Clinton Urling, Kit Nascimento, Annette Arjune and other stakeholders on the tour.
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