President Granger says Guyana must be prepared soonest for first oil
…holds key meeting with IDB representatives
PRESIDENT David Granger, who also has oversight of the Department of Energy, on Thursday met with a team from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) at State House, to discuss the strengthening and capacity building of the Department of Energy as the country prepares for first oil.
The head of state was accompanied by Minister of State, Dawn Hastings-Williams; Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan and Director of the Department of Energy, Dr. Mark Bynoe.
The IDB team was led by Country Representative, Sophie Makonnen and included sector specialist, Lenin Balza; Executive Leader, Advisory Services, Cassandra Ramkerrysingh and Executive Director at Ernst and Young Services Limited, Salvador Mancilla.