Private businesses struggle to lead in generating our economy.
Despite lots of thriving private businesses, and a new class of nouveau riche with questionable origin of wealth, the national economy struggles firmly in the grips of State bureaucrats.
Moruca-born sisters Stephanie Wall and Jean Rodrigues travelled from their Canadian homes in the heart of winter to traverse their beloved Guyana with one hope: to bring joy to the hearts of Guyanese children.
Dave Martins embodies the unique Guyanese culture. Our body politic, after nearly 50 years of political independence, has developed a culture that identifies us as a distinct nation in today’s global village.
- the Guyanese body politic remains voiceless, kept dumb
Fresh ideas and innovative thinking create the kind of foundation for progress to happen.
Any society that stifles the free flow of new ideas and original thought suffocates its own progress and development, and robs citizens of a fundamental democratic right.
Living in this country could be such a beautiful experience.
The natural environment of breezy warmth, the sunny weather bathed in lush tropical rains, the leafy greenery and fertile land – these offer a lifestyle of tranquil beauty, of a quietude of the soul.
Port Kaituma bustles with taxis shuttling people to and from the small airport, a hyper-busy commercial centre crammed with pickup trucks, SUVs, cars and ATVs, and boats traversing the calm, brown Barima and Kaituma rivers.
Travelling around the hinterland talking to Guyanese inspires a great belief in the future of this nation.
The landscape looks so spectacular, whether in a small plane from Ogle with an aerial view, or speeding through those calm, deep brown rivers of the hinterland communities, or cruising the coasts with windows wide open with the fresh breeze massaging the skin.