Minister of Business, Dominic Gaskin, recently presented to Brazilian farmer and investor, Nelson Itikawa, a lease for 5,000 acres of land through the Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission (GL&SC), GINA said. Itikawa will be cultivating a rice farm using advanced technology and soil corrective techniques in the South Rupununi Savannahs. Minister of Business, Dominic Gaskin (centre) handing over the lease for 5,000 acres of land to Nelson Itikawa. In the background is CEO and Commissioner of the Guyana Lands and Surveys Commissioner, Trevor Benn. (GINA photo)
A visitor from the Falklands: Minister of State, Joseph Harmon (centre), on Monday received a courtesy call from Ian Hansen (left), member of the Legislative Assembly of the Falkland Islands at his office at the Ministry of the Presidency.
The Lions Club of Central Demerara in conjunction with Gafsons Industries Limited Toastmasters Club has completed its seventh speech craft training course for students of East Bank Demerara secondary schools.
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