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  1. Thu-dayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Saudi Press Agency

    ANNIVERSARY OF PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE/ PRINCE SATTAM BIN ABDULAZIZ CONGRATULATES CUSTODIAN OF THE TWO HOLY MOSQUES ON SEVENTH ANNIVERSARY OF PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE 25/6/1433H Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Congratulates Albanian President on Anniversary of his Country's Independence Day 05-02-1436 AH Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Congratulates Mauritanian President on Anniversary of his Country's Independence Day 05-02-1436 AH Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Congratulates President of Republic of Suriname on Independence Day 02-02-1436 AH

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  2. Exploring Angel Falls, Canaima Park & AngosturaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinadad Express

    ... a motorised, dugout canoe in Venezuela. Some of us had been in these canoes when on tour on the Surinamese River in Suriname but none of us got that adrenaline rush until we got-up-close-and- personal to the power of massive waterfalls pounding into ...

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  3. Western Hemisphere: Suriname's Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | State Department

    On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Suriname on the 39th anniversary of your independence on November 25. We are working to enhance the security and prosperity of our citizens through the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative, stop the spread of HIV/AIDS through PEPFAR, and strengthen military-to-military cooperation.

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  4. Newmont Welcomes Surinamea s Decision to Participate in the Merian Gold ProjectRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Business Wire

    "We look forward to partnering with the government and people of Suriname in the Merian Gold Project," said Gary Goldberg, President and Chief Executive Officer. "In addition to anchoring a new, prospective gold district in the Guiana Shield, Merian represents a profitable mine that will be a catalyst for responsible economic and social development."

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  5. Exceptional book by controversial father of wildlife safari for sale at BonhamsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Art Daily

    LevaillantA's obsession with the wildlife of the world began amid the forests of his birthplace, Paramaribo, the capital of modern-day Suriname. Photo: Bonhams.

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  6. All Smiles ... Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink during his time at Cardiff City.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Burton Mail

    ... golden era of Chelsea, when he surely would have filled a cabinet with medals. Hasselbaink was born in Paramaribo, Suriname, a former Dutch colony on the north western edge of South America which is widely thought of as part of the West Indies. The ...

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  7. UnionPay enters Suriname 'testing ground'Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 9 | China Daily

    China UnionPay's launch of its first official prepaid debit card in Latin America in Suriname gives it experience in a different culture, said an executive at a leading cross-border business payments provider. China UnionPay International and De Surinaamsche Bank announced the launch of the first UnionPay prepaid card in Suriname and Latin America on Oct 29. De Surinaamsche plans to issue UnionPay credit cards by the second quarter of 2015, according to a press release.

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  8. Economist warns Suriname on spendthrift waysRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 8 | Stabroek News

    PARAMARIBO - The Bouterse administration should face the facts: there is no more money. Refusing to face reality and maintaining a stubborn attitude will eventually result in devaluation of the national currency with price hikes in its wake.

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  9. SOUTHCOM commander visits Guyana, SurinameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Caribbean News Now!

    US Marine Gen. John Kelly, commander of US Southern Command, speaks with Suriname Minister of Defence Lamure Latour while visiting Concordia Army Base, south of Paramaribo on Thursday PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- US Marine Gen.

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  10. Scotiabank to close 35 branches in CaribbeanRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | The Daily Herald

    ... rate." Scotiabank said it would announce its year-end and fourth-quarter results for fiscal 2014 on December 5. Suriname: 130M-euro railway system in 2016 Thursday, 06 November 2014 PARAMARIBO--Suriname will have a railway system within a ...

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  11. Ex-prime ministers write letter of concern to RutteRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | The Daily Herald

    ... the correct application of rules and regulations, including the Constitutions in question and the Kingdom Charter. Suriname: 130M-euro railway system in 2016 Thursday, 06 November 2014 PARAMARIBO--Suriname will have a railway system within a ...

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  12. International search team formed to find missing pilotRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | The Daily Herald

    ... members and displaying a photograph of the missing pilot states. The poster has been spread via social media. Suriname: 130M-euro railway system in 2016 Thursday, 06 November 2014 PARAMARIBO--Suriname will have a railway system within a ...

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  13. Suriname to build modern tram networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- President Bouterse's grand promise to the people of Suriname to build a modern tram from Paramaribo to the Johan Pengel ...

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  14. Hazzan Abraham Lopes CardozoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | The Jewish Press

    ... and the living conditions provided were appropriate for a single young man. Hazzan Cardozo arrived in Paramaribo, Suriname on September 9, 1939. As it turned out, this appointment saved his life - the rest of his family that had remained in Holland ...

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  15. Upper Suriname River communities develop three-dimensional participatory mapRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | PressReleasePoint

    A three-dimensional map of the upper Suriname River has been developed through participatory mapping by local communities of the Saramaccan ethic group in Suriname. Children, women, men and elders worked together during 10 days to build the map that represents their territory in 34 aspects relevant for their orientation, livelihoods and culture.

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  16. Students put focus on worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Toledo Blade

    International Education Week is coming up this month, and two foreign exchange students at Bedford High School hope to get their classmates to observe it and learn some things about other countries in the process. The teens, from Egypt and Suriname, want the school's 13 foreign students to write down questions about lesser-known aspects of their homelands for distribution in the school.

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  17. Outrage as mother posts twisted video of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    An upsetting video which shows a mother laughing as her toddler abuses a kitten and viciously pulls it by the tail has sparked outrage on social media. The woman from Paramaribo, Suriname, South America, appears to be encouraging her daughter to torture the ginger kitten as she pulls it by the ears and slams it to the floor.

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  18. CWA 2014 adds glamour to agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Trinidad Guardian

    Family farming was the theme of this year's Caribbean Week of Agriculture, held in Paramaribo, Suriname, October 6-12, and the emphasis on enthusing Caribbean youth about farming was evident in a number of the week's activities. Caribbean families have traditionally dreamed of their children wearing white coats and a stethoscope or suit and tie when choosing a career.

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  19. Female volleyball team grounded but male team winsRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Stabroek News

    Guyana's female volleyball team was grounded by Suriname but the local males defeated their French counterparts in straight sets when action in the second leg of the Inter Guiana Games served off here in Paramaribo, Suriname last night. In front of a packed Ismay van Wilgen Sporthal, Guyana's male outfit blocked and spiked their way to a convincing 25-19, 25-13, 25-15 victory thanks to the all round play of libero, Kumar Budhram and kills from outside hitters Yoganand Dhoray and Anthony Veerapan.

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  20. 'We want sports to develop consistently'Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Stabroek News

    Following an encore performance by the army's brass band before the start of the XX Inter Guiana Games here in Paramaribo, Suriname yesterday, the country's Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Ismanto Adna trumpeted the importance of the Games and assured its continuity. During his speech at the Andre Kamperveen Stadium before the three delegations, Adna also encouraged the athletes competing in the second leg of the annual event to represent their respective countries "in the best way possible" while adhering to the rules and regulations.

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