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News Suriname » Brokopondo: Suriname to export tomatoes and peppers to the US

News channel or source: http://www.freshplaza.com/article/188585/Suriname-to-export-tomatoes-and-peppers-to-the-US
Publication date: hursday 25 January 2018

"Suriname is the first country in the Carribean to sign an agreement with Agro Business. This is a significant collaboration for our country," said District Commissioner (DC), Kenya Pansa, of the Brokopondo district, in an interview with the Suriname Herald.

News Suriname » Brokopondo: St. Vincent prime minister wraps up official visit to Suriname

News channel or source: http://entornointeligente.com/articulo/3961533/&
Publication date: Sunday 04 March 2018

During the visit to Suriname, the Vincentian delegation toured several indigenous villages including the Maroon village of Klaaskreek in the district Brokopondo and the Amer-indian village of Redi Doti in the district of Para.

News Suriname » Brokopondo: Struggling country's past, future shaped by Alcoa, aluminum

News channel or source: http://www.readingeagle.com/ap/article/struggling-countrys-past-future-shaped-by-alcoa-aluminum
Publication date: Saturday 29 April 2017

Alcoa agreed to clean up its mines and industrial sites to U.S. standards, to consider eventual mining of bauxite in western Suriname, and to give the dam to the country's government at the end of 2019 — 13 years before the Brokopondo Agreement ended.

News Suriname » Brokopondo: Yellow fever – Suriname

News channel or source: http://www.who.int/entity/csr/don/28-march-2017-yellow-fever-suriname/en/
Publication date: onday 27 March 2017

While in Suriname, the patient spent nights in Paramaribo and visited places around Paramaribo, including the districts of Commewijne (Frederiksdorp and Peperpot) and Brokopondo (Brownsberg), the latter is considered to be the most probable place of infection.

News Suriname » Brokopondo: Alcoa : Leaves Suriname In Crisis

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/ALCOA-CORP-31776160/news/Alcoa-Leaves-Suriname-In-Crisis-24249618/
Publication date: Sunday 23 April 2017

Alcoa agreed to clean up its mines and industrial sites to U.S. standards, to consider eventual mining of bauxite in western Suriname, and to give the dam to the country's government at the end of 2019 - 13 years before the Brokopondo Agreement ended.

News Suriname » Brokopondo: Iamgold Corp. Acquires Interest in Saramacca

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/iamgold-corp-acquires-interest-saramacca-195324668.html
Publication date: hursday 01 September 2016

Source: from the CIA World Factbook - 24 July 2008 edition In Suriname, Iamgold already operates through the Rosebel mine, which is located in the Brokopondo district in the northeastern part of the country. The Saramacca property has been previously ...

News Suriname » Brokopondo: Amazon Paradox: Suriname

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/caribbean/news/story/2008/05/080515_surinamejungle_150508.shtml
Publication date: onday 19 May 2008

The Brokopondo Stuwmeer is a huge hydro-reservoir in the middle of the Suriname jungle. It is constructed along with a hydro-power-plant to generate electrical power for an Alcoa alumina plant 40 miles up north in Paranam, a harbour town on the Suriname River.

News Suriname » Brokopondo: Tiny Suriname a world of diverse cultures

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/travel/sc-trav-0805-suriname-south-america-20140805-story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 06 August 2014

The trip: The Complete Suriname package from the Great Canadian Travel Co. is priced from $2,345 per person double occupancy for 10 days/nine nights. We extended our trip by one day/night so we could go to Brokopondo Reservoir. The package price includes ...

News Suriname » Brokopondo: The military government has...

News channel or source: http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/1986-12-04/news/0280010171_1_suriname-join-the-rebels-moengo
Publication date: Sunday 31 December 2000

This ends civil rights in the Marowijne region of eastern Suriname and around Brokopondo, site of a major hydroelectric dam, in the southeast. Lt. Laurens Neede, head of the military government's crisis center, told a news conference that the army had ...