MovieTowne Guyana, the approximately US$40M cinema-plex and shopping mall has officially opened its doors.
As the evening’s festivities began, various animated characters walked the Chinese inspired decorated lobby area of the cinema-plex, giving special guests and patrons an insight as to what to expect from the state-of-the-art facility.
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carl Greenidge, who is performing the duties of Prime Minister, lauded the magnitude of the investment in his keynote address. “The Government of Guyana wishes to emphasise that it is happy to encourage and welcome investment of this kind that we can look at today… not to mention the magnitude and nature of the investment” he stated.
The minister said the government sees it as an effort specifically aimed and designed to bring significant benefit to Guyana. “Through job creation, supply of diversified recreational services and a unique shopping experience,” Minister Greenidge said. He said Guyana is quickly becoming a competitive market place and investment of this type and magnitude brings a broader choice of goods and services, and in this regard pledges government’s support to investors.
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