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protest2
By Edition On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Second day of demonstrations in Suriname

PARAMARIBO - For the second day in a row, several thousand disgruntled citizens marched in the streets of Suriname’s capital Paramaribo on Friday, calling on the Bouterse administration to reverse the recent fuel More...

Suriname Airways
By Edition On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Surinam Airways CEO’s bold vision: Expansion of the Guyana hub to NYC and Havana

PARAMARIBO - Surinam Airways (SLM) was out of the red and made a profit during the period when Robbi Lachmising was CEO. He was reappointed CEO of the company last year. Sitting in his office on a bright sunny day More...

fly_all_ways
By Edition On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Fly All Ways Suriname to close its doors on January 15

PARAMARIBO – According to reliable sources, the owners of the Suriname airline Fly All Ways will stop the operations of the airline on January 15 of this year. Fly All Ways officially started operations about More...

tui-arke
By Edition On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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TUI offers Suriname and Curacao in one package

AMSTERDAM, SCHIPHOL - TUI will offer holiday trips in combination with Curaçao. From Amsterdam, the airline will fly three times per week to Paramaribo, Suriname. The return flight is via Curaçao with Surinam More...

drinking-water
By Edition On Friday, November 25th, 2016
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Suriname develops novel means to export water to fight Caribbean drought

PARAMARIBO - This week, a boat will tow a giant bag made from PVC-coated fabric with enough water to fill an Olympic-size swimming pool from Suriname to drought-stricken Barbados and Curacao. It will be a test run More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Suriname economy in deep recession, says IMF

PARAMARIBO - The economic outlook for Suriname remains challenging, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said at the conclusion of its regular 2016 Article IV consultation. For 2016, a GDP contraction of 9 percent More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
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Suriname foreign minister addresses Korea-Caribbean forum in Seoul

SEOUL - The foreign minister of Suriname, Niermala Badrising, who was the keynote speaker at the sixth high-level forum of the Korea-Caribbean Partnership in Seoul on October 26, held under the theme “Climate More...

fly_all_ways
By Edition On Friday, October 28th, 2016
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Suriname-based Fly Allways faces uncertain future

PARAMARIBO - Start up Suriname-based airline, Fly Allways, following years of setback towards certification to fly, apparently now faces dark skies ahead. With creditors awaiting payments, poor payloads, and one More...

desi_bouterse
By Edition On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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Suriname not withdrawing from IMF loan agreement, says president

PARAMARIBO - The Suriname government has refuted claims made in an article published by the Associated Press (AP) that the country may move to withdraw from a multi-million dollar loan agreement signed earlier this More...

Suriname
By Edition On Friday, September 16th, 2016
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UN Committee to review Suriname record on children’s rights

GENEVA - Children’s rights in Suriname will be reviewed by the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child on 21 and 22 September. Suriname is one of the 196 States that have ratified the Convention on the Rights More...