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By Edition On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
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Barbados welcomes weekly Suriname flight

BRIDGETOWN - Travel between Barbados, Suriname and Guyana should now be easier, thanks to the new Fly AllWays service out of the Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport in Paramaribo, Suriname. The Fly AllWays More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 8th, 2016
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Number of drug smugglers intercepted at Schiphol falls by 20%

AMSTERDAM - The number of drug smugglers intercepted at Schiphol airport fell by around a fifth in 2015 after more stringent checks were introduced on known trafficking routes, NOS reports. In total 645 smugglers More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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The 7th edition of CNSJF promoted in Surinam

WILLEMSTAD - Recently, the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) together with the CNSJF promo team visited Suriname to present the line-up for the upcoming festival to the media, travel agents and invited guests. The enthusiasm More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
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Top South American diplomats arrive in Suriname to meet President Bouterse

PARAMARIBO - Delcy Rodríguez, the foreign minister of Venezuela, and Ernesto Samper, the secretary general of UNASUR, arrived on Monday in Paramaribo, the capital of Suriname, where they will hold meetings with More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 30th, 2016
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IMF approves US$478 million stand-by credit for Suriname

WASHINGTON - The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday approved a 24-month stand-by arrangement (SBA) for Suriname, in an amount equivalent to SDR 342 million (about US$478 million or More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 27th, 2016
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Insel Air becomes first airline to reconnect Guyana and Brazil

WILLEMSTAD - As of July 4, 2016, Insel Air of Curacao will connect Guyana and Brazil by air after a five-year void of no direct air services between the two countries that share a vast frontier. This long awaited More...

Suriname Airways
By Edition On Friday, May 20th, 2016
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Non-stop flights between Suriname and New York still on SLM radar

PARAMARIBO - After more than eight years, Suriname’s Johan Pengel International Airport, with the cooperation of the United States, has now been certified as a category 1 airport, which will now allow Suriname-based More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 20th, 2016
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Suriname Parliament approves Islamic (OIC) Charter

PARAMARIBO - After three rounds of debates, the Parliament of Suriname, with 28 votes in favour, ratified the revised Charter of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Thursday amidst an abstention from More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 6th, 2016
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Suriname seeks cooperation agreement with Turkish Airlines

PARAMARIBO - When the foreign minister of Suriname, Niermala Badrising, attended the 13th Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) heads of government summit in Istanbul in April, she delivered a proposal to the More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
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Suriname’s top diplomat calls on Islamic bloc to invest

ISTANBUL, PARAMARIBO - At the just concluded 13th Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) heads of government summit in Istanbul, the foreign minister of Suriname, Niermala Badrising, used the occasion to showcase More...