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Suriname gets new president, faces economic crisis

Suriname gets new president, faces economic crisis
Monday 13
22:43 2020

“We are on the brink of a financial abyss,” Santokhi said. “There is concern. The treasury is virtually empty. This crisis surpasses any worst-case scenario we’ve considered. We will have to face the crisis together. We have no time to lose.” AD The new ruling coalition has said it needs to determine what the country owes its creditors, and analysts say it may need to work out a debt rescheduling plan with the International Monetary Fund — something that could require a potentially unpopular phasing out of fuel, water and electricity subsidies. AD The new government also has pledged to ...

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Summary: Suriname’s newly elected parliament has chosen a former police chief as the country’s president to replace Desiree “Desi” Bouterse, who faces a murder conviction at home and a drug smuggling sentence abroad

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