Guyana Office for Investment

Guyana Office for Investment The Guyana Office of Investment (Go-Invest) was created in 1994 as a semi-autonomous body and is under the direct purview of the Office of the President
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16/05/2021
13/05/2021
Chief Investment Officer and CEO of Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest), Dr Peter Ramsaroop speaking on the signifi...
11/05/2021

Chief Investment Officer and CEO of Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest), Dr Peter Ramsaroop speaking on the significant potential for growth in the ICT sector ranging from: expansion of call centers, back-office processing, data centers, telecommunications and customer support which will create jobs for thousands of Guyanese. Dr Ramsaroop believes ICT development will be critical in advancing Guyana's developmental agenda and ensuring that doing business is seamless and efficient.

Chief Investment Officer and CEO of Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest), Dr Peter Ramsaroop speaking on the significant potential for growth in the ICT sector ranging from: expansion of call centers, back-office processing, data centers, telecommunications and customer support which will create jobs for thousands of Guyanese. Dr Ramsaroop believes ICT development will be critical in advancing Guyana's developmental agenda and ensuring that doing business is seamless and efficient.

11/05/2021
Photos from Dr. Irfaan Ali's post
10/05/2021

Photos from Dr. Irfaan Ali's post

09/05/2021
Photos from Dr. Irfaan Ali's post
06/05/2021

Photos from Dr. Irfaan Ali's post

06/05/2021

A field of red beans that was recently harvested at Tacama, Region Ten.
#expandingagriculture #PlanForProsperity

05/05/2021
05/05/2021
Mexico’s Ambassador to Guyana, H.E. Jose Omar Hurtado and a group of potential investors met with Dr. Peter Ramsaroop th...
30/04/2021

Mexico’s Ambassador to Guyana, H.E. Jose Omar Hurtado and a group of potential investors met with Dr. Peter Ramsaroop the CEO of GO-Invest to discuss investment opportunities here. During the engagement, talks were held on Infrastructural Development, Information Communication Technology (ICT) and Agriculture.
The investors included representative of Construction and Engineering, Mr Luis Alejandro Gonzalez and representative of FibreWifi, Mr Alejandro Saucedo.
The CEO described the investment climate to the group along with the President’s transformational economic agenda.

Mexico’s Ambassador to Guyana, H.E. Jose Omar Hurtado and a group of potential investors met with Dr. Peter Ramsaroop the CEO of GO-Invest to discuss investment opportunities here. During the engagement, talks were held on Infrastructural Development, Information Communication Technology (ICT) and Agriculture.
The investors included representative of Construction and Engineering, Mr Luis Alejandro Gonzalez and representative of FibreWifi, Mr Alejandro Saucedo.
The CEO described the investment climate to the group along with the President’s transformational economic agenda.

Investment Note || During the Regional Investment Outreach to  Essequibo Coast, Region 2, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop CEO of the...
25/04/2021

Investment Note || During the Regional Investment Outreach to Essequibo Coast, Region 2, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop CEO of the Guyana Office for Investment along with his team held discussions with the Youth and Women’s Group within the region.

The CEO highlighted the various investment opportunities in the region and the areas of expansion of current projects such as agriculture and how GO-Invest can assist in the development of new business opportunities and the expansion of current ones from a fiscal standpoint.

Additionally, he highlighted the Government's 20,000 online scholarships for all Guyanese and urged members of the group to take hold of this opportunity.

Investment Note || During the Regional Investment Outreach to Essequibo Coast, Region 2, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop CEO of the Guyana Office for Investment along with his team held discussions with the Youth and Women’s Group within the region.

The CEO highlighted the various investment opportunities in the region and the areas of expansion of current projects such as agriculture and how GO-Invest can assist in the development of new business opportunities and the expansion of current ones from a fiscal standpoint.

Additionally, he highlighted the Government's 20,000 online scholarships for all Guyanese and urged members of the group to take hold of this opportunity.

25/04/2021
Investment Note || During the Investment Outreach to Region 2, Chief Investment Officer and CEO of Guyana Office for Inv...
23/04/2021

Investment Note || During the Investment Outreach to Region 2, Chief Investment Officer and CEO of Guyana Office for Investment (Go-Invest), Dr Peter Ramsaroop and his team met with the Essequibo Chamber of Commerce where its secretary expressed the need for collaborative efforts between the Chamber and GO-Invest. To this end, Dr Ramsroop proposed the signing of an MoU between the Chamber and GO-Invest.

Investment Visit || During the Investment outreach to Region 2, Regional Chairperson Ms. Vilma Da Silva facilitated a vi...
23/04/2021

Investment Visit || During the Investment outreach to Region 2, Regional Chairperson Ms. Vilma Da Silva facilitated a visit where Dr. Peter Ramsaroop, CEO of the Guyana Office for Investment along with his team visited the facility where “JUS DE COCO” coconut water is bottled in the Pomeroon River.

The Regional Chairperson also noted that the facility produces approximately 30,000 to 40,000 dry coconuts per month.

Investment Visit || The Guyana Office for Investment conducted a Regional Investment Outreach to Essequibo. Chief Invest...
22/04/2021

Investment Visit || The Guyana Office for Investment conducted a Regional Investment Outreach to Essequibo.

Chief Investment Officer/CEO, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop, today, met with the Region Two Chairperson, Ms. Vilma Da Silva, the Regional Vice Chairperson, Mr. Humace Oodit along with the Regional Councilors and other key stakeholders and discussed economic opportunities for developing the region. Development plans that are aligned with the President’s vision in the 2021 budget, were highlighted. The installation of a fiber optic cable to enhance internet and telecommunications technology will create opportunities for a Call Center (BPO) establishment, which will increase employment in the region. The region has a large capacity to develop the tourism and agriculture sector and investment into hotels and tourism sites will increase financial capability in region 2.
The stakeholders also shared their concerns within the business community with the CEO

The CEO’s team also comprised of Director of Investment Mr. Samora Watkins, Corporate Secretary Ms. Nikkisha Logan, Special Projects Officer Mr. Arvinda Ramcharan and Research Officer Ms. Padmala Dayal.

Investment Visit || Investment Outreach/Forum Region 2 Essequibo Coast
22/04/2021

Investment Visit || Investment Outreach/Forum Region 2 Essequibo Coast

Investment Visit || Investment Outreach/Forum Region 2 Essequibo Coast

Guyana could save US$160M annually in energy from gas-to-shore project – VP Jagdeo - Guyana Times
21/04/2021
Guyana could save US$160M annually in energy from gas-to-shore project – VP Jagdeo - Guyana Times

Guyana could save US$160M annually in energy from gas-to-shore project – VP Jagdeo - Guyana Times

…says notional price of US$800M for pipeline likely to be slashed The Government expects Guyana to save as much as US$160 million a year in power costs, when the gas-to-shore project, which will be feeding gas from the Liza Field offshore Guyana, comes on stream. During a recent interview, Vice Pr...

GO-INVEST’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop and the Director of Investment, Samora Marcus Watkins, visited ...
15/04/2021

GO-INVEST’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop and the Director of Investment, Samora Marcus Watkins, visited the recently-signed Investment Development Agreement holder Atlantic Marine Supplies Inc. McDoom facility. The facility is set to house a rigging and wire rope manufacturing plant and warehousing facility. The Company will be supplying the Guyana Oil and Gas market and the local industrial sectors.

GO-INVEST’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop and the Director of Investment, Samora Marcus Watkins, visited the recently-signed Investment Development Agreement holder Atlantic Marine Supplies Inc. McDoom facility. The facility is set to house a rigging and wire rope manufacturing plant and warehousing facility. The Company will be supplying the Guyana Oil and Gas market and the local industrial sectors.

This afternoon, Chief Executive Officer of Go-Invest, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop joined His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali, Honourabl...
13/04/2021

This afternoon, Chief Executive Officer of Go-Invest, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop joined His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali, Honourable Oneidge Walrond and United States Ambassador Sarah Ann Lynch as First Lady, Her Excellency Arya Ali officially unveiled the ‘Welcome to Guyana’ monument at the roundabout in Timehri, East Bank Demerara.

The monument is part of the First Lady’s National Beautification Project which seeks to safeguard the country’s scenic beauty; while creating environmentally friendly locations for Guyanese to interact.

The project was done in collaboration with the Office of the First Lady, the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) and Impressions.

Chief Investment Officer/CEO of Go-Invest, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop, today, received a courtesy visit from the Principals of ...
13/04/2021

Chief Investment Officer/CEO of Go-Invest, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop, today, received a courtesy visit from the Principals of Grupo Industrial Omega, a Mexican holding company. During the visit, the officials highlighted their interest in several investment opportunities in Guyana. The group indicated that the company has investments in different areas, including Dufry, the largest conglomerate of duty free in the world, construction, and oil and gas.

Chief Investment Officer/CEO of Go-Invest, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop, today, received a courtesy visit from the Principals of Grupo Industrial Omega, a Mexican holding company. During the visit, the officials highlighted their interest in several investment opportunities in Guyana. The group indicated that the company has investments in different areas, including Dufry, the largest conglomerate of duty free in the world, construction, and oil and gas.

08/04/2021
Assuria to construct G$800M HQ as it expands in Guyana
07/04/2021
Assuria to construct G$800M HQ as it expands in Guyana

Assuria to construct G$800M HQ as it expands in Guyana

Nine years after investing in Guyana, Surinamese company, Assuria General and Life Insurance Companies is now expanding its operations here with the construction of its G$800 million Headquarters (…

Economy to grow 16.4 per cent - Guyana Chronicle
07/04/2021
Economy to grow 16.4 per cent - Guyana Chronicle

Economy to grow 16.4 per cent - Guyana Chronicle

-- IMF projects in new economic outlook report GUYANA’S projected economic growth for 2021, measured through its real Gross Domestic Product (GDP), has

Today, Chief Investment Officer/CEO of Go-Invest, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop accompanied Senior Minister in the Office of the P...
07/04/2021

Today, Chief Investment Officer/CEO of Go-Invest, Dr. Peter Ramsaroop accompanied Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibilities for Finance, Dr. Ashni K. Singh on a visit to Qualfon Guyana’s Providence Campus where they met with the company’s Country Director, Ms. Luanna Persaud.

The team also toured the facility to have a better insight into the company’s operations.

Dr. Singh commended the company on the work they are doing, and encouraged them to expand their operations in Guyana.

Govt will invest heavily in social sector – Finance Minister tells World Bank Ministerial Conclave - Guyana Times
06/04/2021
Govt will invest heavily in social sector – Finance Minister tells World Bank Ministerial Conclave - Guyana Times

Govt will invest heavily in social sector – Finance Minister tells World Bank Ministerial Conclave - Guyana Times

– says boosting delivery of education among priorities Assurances have been given by Finance Minister, Dr Ashni Singh that the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Government fully intends to invest heavily in the social sector and human capital over the next few years. Dr Singh made these p...

04/04/2021
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190 Camp & Church Streets
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General information

The Guyana Office of Investment (Go-Invest) was created in 1994 as a semi-autonomous body and comes under the direct purview of the Office of the President. The CEO answers to a Board of Directors, which is composed of representatives of both the public and private sectors. SERVICES: Go-Invest is divided into two divisions, which are responsible respectively for Investment Facilitation and Promotion and Export Promotion. Go-Invest offers a full complement of services to local and foreign investors and exporters: Investment Promotion and Facilitation - Serve as primary contact with investors throughout the investment process and startup phase. - Provide information on relevant laws, processes and procedures for starting and operating a business in Guyana. - Act as liaison between the investor and the various government agencies for obtaining necessary permits and approvals. - Receive and process requests for investment incentives and concessions. - Provide assistance in obtaining land and factory space for investment purposes. - Develop profiles on investment opportunities in Guyana. - Assist in coordinating joint venture efforts between local interests and overseas investors. Export Promotion - Provide producers and exporters with product and market information. - Assist in organizing national, regional and international trade shows and trade missions. - Work with exporters and product organizations to alleviate problems they may have accessing foreign markets. - Develop information packages, seminars, and training programs to assist new or inexperienced exporters. - Maintain directories of local producers and exporters and foreign buyers and importers. - Inward missions of foreign buyers. - Matchmaking between local exporters and foreign importers. - Market studies.

Opening Hours

Monday 08:00 - 16:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 16:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 16:30
Thursday 08:00 - 16:30
Friday 08:00 - 15:30

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+592 225 0658

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