The Guyana Oil Company Limited (GuyOil) hosted its inaugural summer camp for employees’ children under the theme “You Serve Us, We Serve You”.“Old Man Papi” Michael Khan and the participants of the summer campThe camp was an initiative by the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Renatha Exeter, who is always looking for creative ways to give back to employees and customers.“The vision for this camp came from a place of genuine interest for our employees. School is out and daily, parents have to work and at the same time figure out ways to keep their children engaged, safe and well taken care of. For me, it was about serving them and taking off some of the burden although in a small way”, the CEO stated.The camp was open to children between the ages of five and 12 and was held in the conference room of the Kitty Service Station between August 8 and 9.The children were treated to story time, games and face painting by puppeteer/professional clown Michael Khan, also known as “Old Man Papi” and his team.The story time allowed the children to learn about Guyanese folklores, while the games allowed them to be involved in friendly competition. The face painting and bonus balloon creations were the highlights of day one of the camp.On day two, the children were taught the basics of good nutrition by Nutritionist Leveyah Yisrael. This allowed the children to better understand their role in their own nutrition and how to make better snack choices when they return to school.Additionally, the children were shown two movies with complete movie theatre settings.The children were provided with snacks, lunch, beverages and tokens but more importantly, they were provided with stationery for school.GuyOil intends to make the summer camp programme an annual event. One employee, Stacy Williams, stated, “I’m happy for this summer camp; my children were happy they attended and had fun”.Another employee, Ewan Obermuller stated, “It was a good initiative and my children came home happy, I was pleased”.In a release, the company stated that GuyOil recognises the value of human resources and the importance of showing appreciation to them. The company, it stated will continually strive to show appreciation for their employees and offer excellence in service.
6th July 2018 | By contenteditor AGTech wins lottery software contract in major Chinese province Lottery software and system developer AGTech has won a contract to provide lottery hardware support for the sports lottery in China’s Jiangsu province, which is home to more than 80 million people.The tech company’s subsidiary, Beijing AGTech GOT Technology (GOT), won the bid, with the tender managed by the Jiangsu Provincial Sports Lottery Administration Centre.Enquiries to AGTech to clarify the length of the agreement were not immediately returned.The deal will build on recent contract wins for AGTech in a number of other provinces, including Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hunan, Jilin and Shanghai. Jiangsu includes major cities such as Nanjing.“In the first half of 2018, GOT has already won tenders in various provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions across China, further reaffirming our hardware division’s continued dedication to and leading position in China’s lottery industry,” AGTech chairman and chief executive John Sun said.“AGTech has and will continue to enhance product innovation, safety and research and development compliance to contribute to the overall healthy development of China’s lottery market.”The expansion of AGTech’s hardware and distribution services across China has been a key goal of the company since it was acquired by e-commercia giant Alibaba two years ago.Earlier this week, iGamingBusiness.com reported that Chinese betting on the FIFA World Cup via the country’s sports lottery could be worth $7.5bn (€6.5bn).Image: Ozonefrance Email Address AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Topics: Lottery Tech & innovation Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter Regions: China AGTech has won a major sports lottery contract in China’s Jiangsu province Lottery