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Govt. takes over responsibility for Chinese defects in CJIA

Govt. takes over responsibility for Chinese defects in CJIA


 …this is déjà vu, this is Skeldon II – Ramon Gaskin

 “…we will take the responsibility to pay for any defective work, even if the lifts do not work, the roof collapses or each half-a-million toilet does not flush!”

Not only has the Guyana Government agreed to pay half a million dollars for a toilet in the new Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), it has also amended the international best practice standards, to take on responsibility for any defects in the works being done by the Chinese Contractor.
The Guyana Government and China Harbor Engineering Corporation (CHEC) signed the US$150M contract, a day before the hosting of the General Elections in 2011, but not before amending the international standards.    Continue reading