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Water versus gold at Port Kaituma - commentary

Water versus gold at Port Kaituma

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 · Stabroek News – Editorial

Two weeks ago, residents of Port Kaituma and nearby areas began to complain bitterly about the… 384 more words

Guyana

Forest Commissioner defends Bai Shan Lin and challenges Harmon

In an apparent move to divert attention from the real issues at hand surrounding the Guyana government’s underhand deal with Chinese firm Bai Shan Lin, the Ministry of Natural Resources resources posted a number of press releases on its website. 394 more words

Norway expresses concerns over Chinese timber firm operations in Guyana

Oslo, Norway: A senior monitoring official at Norway’s Ministry of Climate and the Environment is alarmed at reports highlighting the apparent green-house abuse of Guyana’s rainforest by a Chinese firm. 491 more words

Guyana

Bai Shan Lin & Asian loggers plundering Guyana forests - Janette Bulkan

DEAR EDITOR,

Full marks to Kaieteur News whose front-page photograph of a convoy of containers of logs bound for China eloquently conveyed more than a thousand words could (‘ 459 more words

Guyana

Bai Shan Lin is Guyana's modern day Ali Baba

Chinese logging firm Bai Shan Lin has continued to show disrespect for the government and people of Guyana through various breaches and nefarius acts in their 960,000 hectares forest concession.  230 more words