top of page
  • sstadum

Guyana opens bridge that connects it to Venezuela

Guyana has unveiled a $40 million bridge that connects the South American country to Venezuela.The government anticipates the half-mile Berbice River Bridge will increase trade and tourism between the two countries. It also is expected to ease traffic headed east toward Suriname and French Guiana.The bridge eliminates an up to three-hour wait for ferries that often break down during the 20-minute trip across the river.Officials struggled for decades to finance the project. A group of private and public entities finally agreed to help last year. (via portfolio.com)
5 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Museum of the Peace Corps Experience Exhibit

WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT!Affiliate groups of the National Peace Corps Association are collaborating to celebrate the vision of Peace Corps Place—NPCA’s future home—with an exhibition on September 22, 2019

Comments


bottom of page