Surinamese University Officials Meet Minister Cathy Hughes

Trustees, officials and graduate students of Anton de Kom University of Suriname met with Public Telecommunications Minister, Cathy Hughes at Colgrain House on Monday April 30.

She briefed them on the progress that Guyana has made state and our plans to develop a broad-based private Telecommunications Sector. She also spoke about the most imminent projects MoPT is about to undertake including the Hinterland, Poor & Remote Communities connectivity project.

The Surinamese University officials and students are participating in an International Relations program with their Lecturer, Guyanese Professor Dr. Mark Kirton.

Dr. Kirton is a Senior Lecturer at the Institute of International Relations, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad. He lectures at the Universities of Florida and Anton de Kom of Suriname, as well as the University of Texas in Austin, U.S.A.