Led by Sheika Ahmed Dalmook Juma Al Maktoum, an investment delegation from the United Arab Emirates arrived in Guyana this afternoon for a three day visit.
Sheika Ahmed is a member of the ruling family of Dubai UAE and founder of the diversified conglomerate, Africa Middle East Resource Investment (AMERI Group). International reports have indicated that over the years he has emerged as a strong force on the global front.
The visiting delegation was met at the Airport by Foreign Minister Hugh Todd, Tourism Minister Oneidge Walrond and Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Deodat Indar.
In the coming days, the team is expected to look at investment opportunities in Guyana especially in the energy, natural resources and business sectors. The team is also expected to look at possible investments in the hotel industry and tourism sector.
Details of the visit and the planned meetings have not been released by the Government.