Prez Irfaan Ali meets Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) to discuss strategic direction

The Head of State told approximately 180 managers and other senior officials that “it cannot be business as usual”. He spoke of the need for them to be more effective, efficient, and results-driven in the ever-changing landscape.

Prez Irfaan Ali meets Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) to discuss strategic direction
Prez Irfaan Ali meets Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) to discuss strategic direction

Guyana: President Dr Irfaan Ali convened a meeting with the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) to discuss its strategic direction at State House this morning.

The Head of State told approximately 180 managers and other senior officials that “it cannot be business as usual”. He spoke of the need for them to be more effective, efficient, and results-driven in the ever-changing landscape.

The President also listened to suggestions and concerns and deliberated on issues to find solutions.

Director-General of the Ministry of Agriculture, Madanlall Ramraj; Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, Delma Nedd and Director of Projects at the Office of the President, Marcia Nadir-Sharma, were also at the meeting. 

Earlier, President Irfaan Ali attended Ninth Summit of the Americas held in Los Angeles last week. Dr Irfaan Ali and the President of the Republic of Paraguay, Mario Abdo Benitez, on Friday, the final day of the XI OAS Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, California.

The South American presidents joined several other regional leaders for the five-day event.

Dr Irfaan Ali and First Lady Arya Ali took part in a diaspora engagement in Los Angeles, California, on Friday last week.

Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley and Guyana’s Ambassador to the United States, Samuel Hinds, and Foreign Secretary Robert Persaud were also present.

The event, which Guyana’s Consulate in LA organised, was held at the Level Hotel. President Ali and a Guyanese delegation travelled to California this week to attend the IX OAS Summit of the Americas.