Two doctors injured in West Coast Berbice accident
Several persons, including two doctors attached to the New Amsterdam Hospital were rushed to the Fort Wellington Hospital yesterday morning following separate accidents on the West Coast Berbice road.
Berbice woman wins Lucozade car
Esther Allison, of 172 Smythfield, New Amsterdam, Berbice, is the winner of the car which was up for grabs in ANSA McAL's Lucozade promotion.
Fears grow over spread of Chikungunya in Berbice
There are growing reports of the spread of the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus in Berbice, while at least two cases have been confirmed at Liliendaal and Plaisance, both on the East Coast of Demerara Although confirmed cases doubled in the last few weeks to 62, there are fears that the figure may be more than what is being reported.
China Paper seeks approval for US$205M tree plantation in intermediate savannahs
Paper manufacturing company, China Paper Corporation, proposes to invest US$205 million in a tree plantation in the intermediate savannahs and has applied to the Envir-onmental Protection Agency for authorization.