On Wednesday, the Government signed a Memoran-dum of Understanding (MOU) with Fedders Lloyd Corporation for the resumption of the design, construction and outfitting of the Specialty Hospital at Turkeyen, East Coast Demerara.
By Neville Trotz
Dr Neville Trotz served as Dean, Faculty of Natural Sciences at the University of Guyana and Director of the Institute of Applied Science and Technology at Turkeyen, Guyana, before becoming Science Adviser to the Commonwealth Secretary-General (1991-1997).
One of the shocks for people new to Guyana is the frenetic driving behaviours on our roads – drivers cutting in and out of traffic; driving in the opposing lane to get ahead of traffic; obviously intoxicated drivers; ignoring stop signs; running red lights – the list goes on.
Air China has confirmed that it will inaugurate a Beijing to Havana air service on December 27.
The flight which will extend the airline’s relatively new, three times a week, Beijing to Montreal service, will take about twenty hours in all to reach Cuba, involves a three hour stopover in Canada, and uses an extended range Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
While we cook all year round, this is the season in which we enter into a cooking frenzy. In addition to preparing our daily regular meals, we also have to cook to entertain and for the potluck events we will attend.
The announcement by government that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Fedders Lloyd, a reputable Indian company, relating to the Specialty Hospital project, has attracted several negative comments.