Guyana: President Dr Irfaan Ali met with a legendary Indian cricketer Kapil Dev at the Office of the President of Guyana on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. Dr Irfaan Ali has also been accompanied by his high-level cabinet team.
The meeting has comprised various delegations, which include President of Guyana Dr Irfaan Ali and a high-level cabinet team with a group of Indian investors led by legendary Indian cricketer Kapil Dev, who is the Chairman of the Dev Group of Companies, at the Office of the President.
In the meeting, President Ali told the team that not only are there investment opportunities in infrastructure, but there is an abundance of opportunities in the natural resources, ICT, tourism and agriculture sectors.
Various other delegations for Indian investors have also joined the meeting. The team also featured Dr Ajeenkya Patil, Chairman of the Ajeenkya D Y Patil Group; Chinta Sasidhar, Chairman of the Viswa Samudra Group and owner of the Krishnapatnam Port; Rajesh Puri, CEO of Dev Features Pvt Ltd and other directors and CEOs of reputable Indian companies.
Further, the delegations who beleghons to Guyana have chaired the meeting. President Ali was joined by the Senior Minister within the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh; the Minister of Housing and Water, Collin Croal; the Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill; the Minister of Tourism, Industry, and Commerce, Oneidge Walrond; Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Deodat Indar; CEO of GO-INVEST, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop and Director of Projects at the Office of the President, Mrs. Marcia Nadir-Sharma.
Further, the President of Guyana Dr Irfaan Ali also accepted the Letters of Credence from Carlos Amador Pérez Silva, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Guyana, today, at the Office of the President on Shiv Chanderpaul Drive on Tuesday, April 12, 2022.
President Ali was joined by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hugh Todd, and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Elisabeth Harper.