Category: News

COVID -19: Guyana Bankers Association encourages online, mobile banking
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COVID -19: Guyana Bankers Association encourages online, mobile banking

The Guyana Banker’s Association Inc. (GABI) has been closely monitoring the developments surrounding the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and our highest priority at this time is the health and safety of employees, customers and communities. Our Members are focused on limiting the direct impact on employees and customers, while supporting efforts to limit the spread of...

Hurricane Dorian: What You Should Know and How You Can Help
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Hurricane Dorian: What You Should Know and How You Can Help

As Guyana’s first indigenous bank with a strong focus on corporate social responsibility, GBTI is dedicated to helping make life better, not only for all Guyanese, but for the country’s friends and neighbors as well. This is why GBTI is proud to have committed $3 million in relief funding to the Bahamas, which is struggling...

What You Need to Think about Before Starting a Small Business
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What You Need to Think about Before Starting a Small Business

As Guyana’s leading bank, GBTI understands how important entrepreneurs and small businesses are to Guyana’s economic development and prosperity. But it isn’t always easy for prospective business owners to get started, particularly when it comes to securing financing. GBTI helps address this challenge through its Small Business Bureau, which supports emerging small businesses by offering...

4 Reasons Why You Should Visit Abu Dhabi This Winter
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4 Reasons Why You Should Visit Abu Dhabi This Winter

As fall begins and much of the world prepares to swap sunglasses for scarves, we take a look at the reasons why your winter travel plans should include a trip to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Summer in Winter Only the brave and foolhardy would visit Abu Dhabi during the peak summer months spanning...

Practical Ways to Pay Down Debt
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Practical Ways to Pay Down Debt

From credit cards to student loans to mortgages, millions of people carry at least some debt. Despite all the education available on why debt can be a problem, many people continue to accumulate large bills at high interest with no plan for paying it off. Once a debt has been created, it can be hard...

Spotlight on the First Mathematics Olympiad at GBTI
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Spotlight on the First Mathematics Olympiad at GBTI

At GBTI, we’re always sorry to see summer go. The good news is that September brings so much to look forward to! Not only are we commemorating Indigenous Heritage Month, a national event in Guyana since 1995, we’re also excited to be hosting our first ever Mathematics Olympiad in celebration of Education Month. Read on...

This Is How GBTI Supports Indigenous Communities in Guyana
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This Is How GBTI Supports Indigenous Communities in Guyana

Like many other organizations and individuals, GBTI welcomes Indigenous Heritage Month—celebrated in Guyana every September—as an important opportunity to honor and support Guyana’s Amerindian peoples, and to work towards greater equality between Guyana’s indigenous and non-indigenous populations. How does GBTI support indigenous communities? As Guyana’s first and largest indigenous bank, GBTI has a long history...