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November 27, 2018 Press Release Budget 2019 The Private Sector Commission wishes to commend the Finance Minister, Hon. Winston Jordan, on yet another early Budget which provides the opportunity to begin the year on a pre-charted course. (Comments Off)

November 28, 2018 • Category: Featured, News, Press Releases

The Private Sector Commission, in consultation with the Minister as the Budget was being crafted, made a number of recommendations, chief among which was the gradual lowering of the Corporate Tax rate over a period of ten years to 20%. The Commission is therefore pleased at the reduction to 25% which was announced for 2019 […]

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President Granger’s Illness (Comments Off)

November 16, 2018 • Category: Announcements, Featured, News, Press Releases

November 15, 2018 Press Release President Granger’s Illness The Private Sector Commission is deeply saddened by the news that His Excellency President David Granger has been diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. We are, however, confident that given his fighting spirit, and the infinite care of his doctors, he will recover fully. President Granger is not just […]

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Chairman of the Private Sector Commission, Mr. Desmond Sears (Comments Off)

August 9, 2018 • Category: Announcements, Featured, News, Press Releases, Speeches

Chairman of the Private Sector Commission, Mr. Desmond Sears Mr. Desmond Sears started in the shipping industry as a ship’s agent in the Shipping Department of the Bauxite Industry Development Company (BIDCO) in 1974. He worked in various capacities attaining the level of General Manager Shipping and Logistics within the company’s marketing and shipping division, […]

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President Granger’s Illness (Comments Off)

November 15, 2018 Press Release President Granger’s Illness The Private Sector Commission is deeply saddened by the news that His Excellency President David Granger has been diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. We are, however, confident that given his fighting spirit, and the infinite care of his doctors, he will recover fully. President Granger is not just […]

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November 27, 2018 Press Release Budget 2019 The Private Sector Commission wishes to commend the Finance Minister, Hon. Winston Jordan, on yet another early Budget which provides the opportunity to begin the year on a pre-charted course. (Comments Off)

The Private Sector Commission, in consultation with the Minister as the Budget was being crafted, made a number of recommendations, chief among which was the gradual lowering of the Corporate Tax rate over a period of ten years to 20%. The Commission is therefore pleased at the reduction to 25% which was announced for 2019 […]

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The Private Sector Commission meeting today with their Excellencies, the… (Comments Off)

The Private Sector Commission meeting today with their Excellencies, the Ambassadors of Belgium, Finland,France, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain and Sweden as well as the Deputy Ambassador of Italy, the UK High Commissioner Greg Quinn and the Head of the EU Delegation in Guyana, Jernej Videtic.

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Executive Director’s Report 2017 The Private Sector Commission is the… (Comments Off)

Executive Director’s Report 2017 The Private Sector Commission is the apex private sector body in Guyana, representing businesses and business support organisations across the length and breadth of the country. As such, it remains cognisant of its responsibility to defend and protect the interests of the business community and, indeed, of consumers and the nation […]