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Suriname , Tuesday 24 April 2018

News Suriname: Suriname's debt poses credit challenges, Moody's

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Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Suriname's high government debt load and its low debt affordability pose fresh challenges for the South American's credit, according to a report from Moody's. Rated B2 by the rating agency, Suriname's faces a tall task in rolling out fiscal consolidation ...

News Suriname: Suriname's Inter moves step closer to Caribbean Shield Semi-Finals

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Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

CONCACAF: April 17, 2018 - Suriname's Inter Moengotapoe moved a step closer towards securing a place in the semi-finals of the inaugural CONCACAF Caribbean Shield with a convincing 5-0 victory over Barbados' Weymouth Wales in their second Group A clash ...

News Suriname: Canadian company to begin drilling for oil by year end

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Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

CGX Energy is focused on the exploration of oil in the Guyana-Suriname Basin, and it has already appointed a drilling engineer who will be in charge of designing its offshore exploration well on the Corentyne Block offshore Guyana. Raphael Trotman “CGX ...

News Suriname: Review: In ‘Good Luck,’ Miners in Serbia and Suriname Share a Cinematic Link

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Publication date: Friday 06 April 2018

Ben Russell’s experimental documentary “Good Luck” puts two groups of people who will never meet in spiritual conversation. The first half documents work in a Serbian copper mine whose employees toil daily, sometimes for years, in an environment ...

News Suriname: Jamaican team in Suriname for Carifta Chess Champs

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Publication date: Friday 30 March 2018

PARAMARIBO, Suriname — The Jamaican delegation of 10 juniors and head coach Mikhail Solomon are now in Paramaribo, Suriname for the 7th staging of the Carifta Chess Championships. The team comprises defending U20 Carifta champion Shenel Gardener ...

News Suriname: Suriname, Dominica not allowed to vote in UN General Assembly

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

UNITED NATIONS, United States (CMC) — The United Nations has identified Suriname and Dominica among seven countries that are in arrears of their dues and are, therefore, not allowed to vote in the General Assembly. The other countries in this category ...

News Suriname: Moody : SURINAME-FINANCE - Suriname finance minister slams Moody's for downgrade

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Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

The downgrading of Suriname's creditworthiness by Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) last week, did not go down well with the country's Minister of Finance, Gillmore Hoefdraad. In a scathing rebuke on national radio, Hoefdraad criticized the rating agency ...

News Suriname: How tropical wood trade in Suriname is dividing opinions

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Publication date: Wednesday 24 January 2018

In a factory in the Surinamese capital of Paramaribo, screeching saws cut through trunks of tropical wood, while sacks of sawdust are piled up outside. “I export 10 containers in one month to Europe,” boasts factory boss Jimmy Chen. His business ...

News Suriname: Youth Chess Team Set To Compete In Suriname

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Publication date: uesday 20 March 2018

The Bermuda Youth Chess Team is now only 9 days away from participating in the 2018 CARIFTA Junior Chess Championship in Paramaribo, Suriname. Niccolo Walrond, Connor Outerbridge, Dimitri Gontcharov, Tristian Robinson and Ryne Cash will be competing in the ...