Daily Archives: 04/18/2013

New York Tutorial Support Group – Spring Fling – June 21, 2013

SpringFlingFlier 2013

Guyanese Cultural Network of Tampa Bay – Dinner/Dance – April 27, 2013

Tampa Bay Asso Dance -com

Toronto Saints 20th Anniversary Gala, 10th May, 2013. Toronto


The St. Stanislaus College Alumni Association Toronto Gala Celebration of its 20th anniversary will be held on Friday 10th May at the Spirale Banquet Hall, 888 Don Mills Road, Toronto. Canada.

The event starts at 6:30 p.m. with cocktails, followed by a four-course dinner. The price is $80 per person, and this includes the dinner and all drinks, and live entertainment by the Fuh Fun Band, backed up by DJ Bakes. The dress is formal attire.

The Association, through its Executive, has worked very hard over the short period of its existence to raise in excess of $500,000 (Can) in support of the College in Guyana. These funds have been used to help repair the infrastructure and facilities of the school, to purchase and ship to Guyana school books, equipment, and supplies, and also to give scholarships, bursaries, and awards to students and teachers.    Continue reading

Rome2Rio – integrated travel planner – plane, bus, train, ferry, etc

rome2rio: Introduction & Tour

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Rome2rio, based in Melbourne, Australia, is organising the world’s transport information. The company offers a multi-modal, door-to-door travel search engine that returns itineraries which may include air, train, coach, ferry, mass transit and driving options to and from any location.  

Users of Rome2rio don’t need to search multiple websites to research and compare their travel options. Rome2rio provides answers to questions like “Do I have to fly, or can I go by train or car?”; “I’m going to Martha’s Vineyard: how do I get there from London?”; “I’m visiting six cities and towns across Europe: show me the best itinerary including air, rail and driving options”.  Continue reading

Guyana – China Timber Industry Park by BaiShanLin – brochure

Guyana: Chinese investments in lumber – BaiShanLin planned Economic Park at Providence

There have been many announcements and agreements between the Chinese Government and companies and the Guyana government. Major investments have been established by a number of Chinese companies in the lumber industry. One of their major investment entities in lumber and mining is a group of 11 companies under the group name of  Baishanlin [or Bai Shan Lin].

The Chinese are also building of the Marriott Hotel, the CJIA Expansion Project and the Amaila Falls Hydro-Electric Project.  These projects are all part of a comprehensive investment plan whereby China will become the major investment  and economic entity in Guyana.

Here a Chinese publication regarding  Baishanlin plans for a Timber Industry Economic and Trading Cooperation Park encompassing five square km on the East Bank of Demerara River near Providence.. There are also plans for a  400 acre housing development as well as an International Mall.  Here is the Baishanlin brochure of their plans and projects in Guyana … click link below:  

China’s Baishanlin brochure of projects in Guyana

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Guyana Association of Georgia – Annual Brunch – April 27, 2013

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