The Official Gazette (Extraordinary) published on 21st October 2015 authorised the establishment of three new towns – Bartica, in the Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Lethem, in the Rupununi (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) Region and Mabaruma, in the Barima-Waini Region.
Why did the East Indian came to Guyana?
The descendants of indentured Indian immigrants and settlers who came to British Guiana between 1838 and 1928 constitute the largest group in the population. … The Indian presence began with the arrival of indentured immigrants in British Guiana on May 5, 1838 primarily to work on the sugar plantations.
What is the name of Region 4 in Guyana?
Demerara-Mahaica (Region 4) is a region of Guyana, bordering the Atlantic Ocean to the north, the region of Mahaica-Berbice to the east, the region of Upper Demerara-Berbice to the south and the region of Essequibo Islands-West Demerara to the west. It contains the country’s capital Georgetown.
What are the natural resources in Region 3?
Central Luzon is rich in timber and mineral resources (both metallic and non-metallic). Aurora is known for its timber; Zambales for its refractory chromite, copper and nickel deposits; Tarlac for Manganese; Bulacan for marble; Pampanga for sand and gravel; and Nueva Ecija for feldspar.