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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: onday 04 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: Suriname witnesses new gold rush

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/video/americas/2010/12/2010122493020421902.html
Publication date: Friday 24 December 2010

But some of the locals who live on that land are racing to get their own share of the gold, before it is all gone. Al Jazeera's John Terrett reports from Brokopondo, Suriname.

News Suriname » Brokopondo: Brokopondo, Suriname 10 Day Weather

News channel or source: https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/Brokopondo+Suriname+NSXX0033:1:NS
Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

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News Suriname » Brokopondo: Three dead, five injured in Suriname road carnage

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/three-dead-five-injured-in-suriname-road-carnage
Publication date: Sunday 01 June 2014

PARAMARIBO, Suriname, Monday June 2, 2014 ... Police spokesman Humphrey Naarden said the Toyota, which was travelling from District Brokopondo to Paramaribo, was speeding. “The force of the accident was that great that the engine of the car literally ...

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

News channel or source: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/apr/29/struggling-countrys-past-future-shaped-by-alcoa-al/
Publication date: Wednesday 26 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: What’s next for Suralco aluminium in Surinam

News channel or source: https://steelguru.com/metal/what-s-next-for-suralco-aluminium-in-surinam/468633
Publication date: Sunday 08 January 2017

The Daily Herald reported that New York based aluminium producer Alcoa Corporation announced in a press released that it was working to reach the best possible solution that would enable Suriname to ... This created the Brokopondo Reservoir, a 1,560km² ...

News Suriname » Brokopondo: Rosebel mine, South America

News channel or source: http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rosebel-mine-2006-10-06
Publication date: hursday 05 October 2006

Location: The Rosebel mine is located in the Brokopondo district of Suriname, South America, some 100 km south of Paramaribo. Brief history: Gold was first discovered in this area of Suriname in 1879. Golden Star Resources acquired the right of exploration ...