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Stories with place: Suriname
  • Suriname devalues currency, sparking inflation fears 
    Updated: Nov-19-15 4:54 pm

    PARAMARIBO, Suriname - This South American country has devalued its currency by more than 20 percent, with officials blaming a drop in world prices for the oil and gold that sustain the economy.

  • Police arrest Suriname president's foster son in robbery 
    Updated: Nov-14-15 6:44 pm

    PARAMARIBO, Suriname - Police in Suriname say a foster son of President Desi Bouterse has turned himself over to authorities for his alleged participation in a botched armed robbery that resulted in two people being killed and five wounded.