Guyana’s Local Content Law boosting businesses, building legacies

  • Kiana Wilburg
  • May 13, 2024
  • Podcast

Two years post-implementation, Guyana’s Local Content Law has spurred nearly US$1 billion in revenue for local businesses across 40 work categories and enhanced local employment and skills development. Attorney-at-law and Member of Parliament, Sanjeev Datadin contends the law has clearly proven itself essential for fostering a lasting Guyanese legacy in the oil industry. In his discussion on the Energy Perspectives Podcast with Kiana Wilburg, CEO of the Guyana Energy Conference and Supply Chain Expo, Datadin explores crucial aspects of the law. He also clarifies prevalent misconceptions about the protections for foreign entities in joint venture partnerships with Guyanese.