[www.inewsguyana.com] – Baishanlin International Forest Development on Friday handed over a cheque for G$1M to the coordinators of the government-led clean-up efforts which began at the Independence Arch on Sunday last.
According to a press statement from the company, Managing Director of Baishanlin, Chu Hongbo handed the cheque over to Chief Coordinator, Larry London in the presence of Assistant Coordinator, Bobby Vieira. Hongbo was accompanied by Eddie Wang, the company’s Forestry Development Department Director.
Hongbo said the company is pleased to be associated with the clean-up activities and looks forward to forging a long-term relationship with the Guyanese people.
The company’s contribution to the clean-up activities come in wake of several other interventions made over the months to support persons, and communities, particularly those in which it operates.
In addition to the monetary contribution, Baishanlin also intends to adopt a section of the Durban Park area.
“The company agreed to begin immediate assistance in this regard with the supply of several pieces of equipment. This was welcomed by Vieira who said the long term involvement of the business community and other stakeholders will play an integral role in keeping the city and country clean,” the release stated.
Hongbo said Baishanlin will continue to work closely with other stakeholders while contributing to the country’s growth and development.