Tag: Burma

250 Burma Residents Allocated House Lots at Region Five Housing Drive

250 Burma Residents Allocated House Lots at Region Five Housing Drive

- November 23, 2022

Close to 250 residents of Burma, Region Five were allocated residential house lots earlier today, at the ‘Dream Realised’ Housing ... Read More

Burma gets $64M in road upgrades

Burma gets $64M in road upgrades

- September 23, 2022

Over 16 households in Burma, Region Five and surrounding communities are now benefitting from $64 million in road upgrades as ... Read More

Trial zinc biofortified rice variety can generate significant income –Minister Mustapha

Trial zinc biofortified rice variety can generate significant income –Minister Mustapha

- March 10, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha on Wednesday visited the Burma Rice Research Station in Region Five, to witness the ... Read More

Press Statement on the current issues farmers are facing with GRDB 10

- December 4, 2020

Ministry of Agriculture has investigated reports of poor germination of paddy experienced by some farmers. Ministry notes the following: Guyana ... Read More

$7.3M school bus for Burma students

$7.3M school bus for Burma students

- February 26, 2020

―30-seater vehicle to serve communities of Catherina and Champagne, among others DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 26, 2020 A $7.3Million 30-seater ... Read More

GRDB DEPLOYS INVESTIGATIVE TEAM TO 63-68 CORENTYNE RICE LANDS.

GRDB DEPLOYS INVESTIGATIVE TEAM TO 63-68 CORENTYNE RICE LANDS.

- March 9, 2018

The Guyana Rice Development Board, GRDB, dispatched a team of Officers headed by Entomologist Dr. Viviane Baharally, of the Rice ... Read More

Key Airstrip and facilities to be Rehabilitated at MARDS  – as Air Services Ltd formalizes US$10M investment.

Key Airstrip and facilities to be Rehabilitated at MARDS – as Air Services Ltd formalizes US$10M investment.

- January 20, 2017

  Ministry of Agriculture, Guyana, January 20, 2017 A Lease agreement was today signed by Representatives of the Mahaica Abary ... Read More

Aromatic rice production to be increased

Aromatic rice production to be increased

- November 3, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, November 03, 2016 Aromatic rice is becoming a cost-effective and beneficial economic source commodity, and having recognised ... Read More

Rice Board to spend Millions in upgrade of Burma facilities

- June 3, 2016

The local rice industry is set to receive a boost when the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) Commissions its new ... Read More

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