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  1. Suriname to host CDF board meeting this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- When the 24th regular board of directors meeting of the CARICOM Development Fund takes place in Suriname this week, directors will focus their attention on the country assistance programmes , the biennium work programme and the consideration of the CDF Strategic Plan 2015-20 . The update on the CAPS will include the status of implementation as at the end of September 2014 and a summary of upcoming disbursements; while the biennium work programme discussions will centre on the third quarter implementation.

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  2. Suriname and Netherlands to restore high level tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor NEW YORK, USA -- After years of absence of a Surinamese ambassador in the Netherlands, and a Dutch ambassador in Suriname, Paramaribo and the Hague will soon restore diplomatic relations at ambassadorial level. Suriname avoided for many years appointing an ambassador to the Netherlands and at the same time delayed approving the appointment of a Dutch ambassador to the former Dutch colony.

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  3. Suriname to host Caribbean regional psychology conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- The Caribbean Alliance of National Psychological Associations will hold its upcoming Caribbean Regional Conference of Psychology in Paramaribo, Suriname, from November 11-14, 2014, hosted by the Surinaamse Vereniging van Psychologen en Orthopedagogen . The theme of CRCP 2014 is "Caribbean Psychology: Unmasking the Past and Claiming our Future".

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  4. Caribbean Week of Agriculture preparations well advanced in SurinameRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- Preparations for hosting the Caribbean Week of Agriculture 6-12 October, 2014, in Paramaribo, Suriname, are well advanced, according to organisers of the event. Suriname, on 15 August, launched the 13th edition of the CWA with the introduction of the event's logo as well as the logo for Suriname's Agro Food Event 2014 , an exhibition and trade fair that is being held for the first time, and which will coincide with the CWA.

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  5. Rain forest tourism awaits on north coast of South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Miami Herald

    Max Johnson is founder of the Great Canadian Travel Company , which specializes in unusual trips. He recently developed a trip offered year-round to Suriname and French Guiana, on the north coast of South America.

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  6. Suriname and US military build bonds through training exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... Suriname security forces personnel work with their US counterparts assigned to the 20th Special Forces Group during a water navigation ...

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  7. From the Archive: Suriname's Jewish settlement and non-settlementRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Preparing food at an American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee house for European Jewish refugees in Paramaribo, Suriname, circa 1943. This week, Israel's Holocaust remembrance authority posthumously recognized William Arnold Egger as a Righteous among the Nations for hiding 12 Jews in the cellar of his Netherlands home in 1942.

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  8. September amateur radio special eventsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | MT Shortwave Central

    ... may vary. QSL via home calls, Bureau or direct. Website: blog.goo.ne.jp/ji3dst [rsgbiota.org] September 20-25 Suriname-Isao, JH1ROJ, will be active as PZ5AA from Suriname. He will operate on all bands and modes from PZ5RA's rental shack in ...

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  9. Chikungunya in Suriname seen higher than official figuresRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Stabroek News

    ... and that the best strategy right now would be damage control. Codrington fears that if this is the best we can do Suriname might be facing a catastrophe if the Ebola virus, which is wreaking havoc in Africa, finds its way to Suriname. BOG figures ...

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  10. China to help Suriname with investment zonesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    PARAMARIBO -Suriname recently signed an agreement with China for investment in industry zones. Minister Don Tosendjojo of Trade and Industry says the project aims at creating special zones where large industries can settle.

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  11. Graystone August Gold Production Results and Corporate UpdateRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Business Wire

    LIMA, Peru & PARAMARIBO, Suriname & Las Vegas-- --The Graystone Company announced today that the Company's mining operations generated approximately 865.9 grams of gold during the month of August 2014. That is the second best month in Company's history.

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  12. Columbus Gold Drills 4.48 g/t Gold over 38.6 Meters at Montagne d'Or Gold DepositRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Market Wire

    ... in polypropylene bags for air transport to the Cayenne and trucking to Filab Amsud laboratory in Paramaribo, Suriname, an ISO 9001 and ISO / IEC 17025 accredited laboratory. The remaining half core is stored in core racks on site at Citron camp for ...

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  13. Columbus Gold Drills 3.15 g/t Gold Over 33.5 Meters at Montagne d'Or Gold DepositRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Market Wire

    ... in polypropylene bags for air transport to the Cayenne and trucking to Filab Amsud laboratory in Paramaribo, Suriname, an ISO 9001 and ISO / IEC 17025 accredited laboratory. The remaining half core is stored in core racks on site at Citron camp for ...

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  14. Judge GillianRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Trinidad and Tobago News

    ... Cedros, had succumbed to a heart attack, an autopsy found yesterday. Muntslag's defence seeks info from US courts Suriname man held in T&T wanted on drug charges T&T lawyers concerned about Bouterse guilty plea Lawyers representing Surinamese Edward ...

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  15. Growing PainsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | Trinidad and Tobago News

    GROWING PAINS President warns no room for 'bull-headed partisanship' in Constitution reform BE TOLERANT PRESIDENT Anthony Carmona yesterday said Constitution reform is to be expected as "change is the only constant" but said the process of reform must be "transparent, well-informed, inclusive, tolerant and driven by critical analysis" Suriname ... (more)

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  16. Young businesswoman set to promote African cultureRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | Stabroek News

    ... She is also certified in basic First Aid and CPR. Franale was born in Guyana, but grew up between Guyana and Suriname and apart from English, is also fluent in Dutch and Sranan Tongo, a creole language spoken by most people in Suriname. In Suriname ...

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  17. Suriname president's son pleads guilty to drug trafficking and terrorism chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Ivan Cairo Caribbean News Now contributor PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- Dino Bouterse (41), son of the president of Suriname, Desi Bouterse, has pleaded guilty in US federal court to charges of ...

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  18. Energy Crisis: Suriname To Turn Off Air CondsRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    PARAMARIBO, Suriname, Aug 28 -- President Desi Bouterse has announced that government offices will start turning off their air-conditioning systems for four hours, to help face the energy crisis that has held the country in its grips in recent weeks.

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  19. Aidonia delivers in Bahamas, SurinameRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | The Gleaner

    ... Run Road among others. With very little rest and a hectic schedule, he was off to the Dutch-speaking Republic of Suriname as headliner for a concert alongside label-mate Deablo and several local acts. Staged at the Flamboyant Park in the capital ...

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  20. Suriname seeks confrontation with Aruba and Curacao, says airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... -- According to Edward Herenveen, the director of international affairs of the Curacao aviation company Insel Air, Suriname is seeking a confrontation with Aruba and Curacao over air routes. He made this statement in an interview with the Surinamese ...

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