Browsing Tag

caricom day

We’re 45 today!

Happy 45th anniversary! Happy CARICOM Day! CARICOM Day is celebrated on 4 July. On 4 July, 1973, four CARICOM Heads of Government affixed their signatures to the Treaty of Chaguaramas. The Hon. Errol Barrow, Prime Minister of…

Opinion: Stronger together

(Guyana Chronicle Editorial, 2 July, 2018) TODAY, Guyana joins the wider Caribbean family in celebration of CARICOM Day. It was indeed a most significant development, coming as it did just over a decade after the demise of the West Indies…

CARICOM Day Greetings, Guyana!

CARICOM Day is celebrated on 4 July, a day set aside to commemorate all things CARICOM. Guyana observes the day with a national holiday on the first Monday in July. In observance of the day, and as a prelude to the upcoming 39th…