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Message from the deepest of my soul and heart to those who mean well with repairing and polishing the country:

Message from the deepest of my soul and heart

to those who mean well with repairing and polishing the country Anton JieSamFoek / eyesonsuriname Message from the deepest of my soul and heart to those who mean well with repairing and polishing the country: Being part of the problem is no solution for Suriname. Being part of a productive and creative solution is.Oftewel: Maak geen…
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New recoverable oil sources found in Suriname

New recoverable oil sources found in Suriname

Hopeful signs for the country eyesonsuriname Amsterdam, 20 may 2024–Petronas’ Roystonea-1 and Fusaea-1 discoveries in Block 52 offshore Suriname are estimated to hold recoverable resources approaching 400 million barrels, according to new numbers released by UK-based consultancy group Wood Mackenzie.  “This could be enough to support an FPSO [floating production storage and offloading vessel] with…
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WoodMac estimates 4.6 billion barrels discovered offshore Suriname

WoodMac: 4.6 billion barrels of oil discovered offshore Suriname.

Plus 12.5 trillion Cubic Feet of Gas eyesonsuriname Amsterdam, 20 May 2024–The Consultancy Group of Wood Mackenzie has put Suriname’s oil resource count at more than 2.4 billion barrels and its natural gas resources at 12.5 trillion cubic feet (tcf). Based on WoodMac’s numbers, assuming one trillion cubic feet of gas equals 176 million barrels of…
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Repairing nations dignity

Repairing nations dignity

Fighting Crime  eyesonproject Amsterdam, 15 May 2024 — Several dignitaries and heads of State of Caribbean Community (Caricom) countries have signed the first-ever international treaty to regulate the trade of conventional weapons and promote peace by preventing the illicit trafficking of small arms and light weapons in the region. Crime and criminal activities on almost…
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Brazilian Energy Sector Plans

Brazilian Energy Sector Plans

Enormous Investments eyesonbrasil Amsterdam, 22 april 2024–Petrobras, Brazil’s state-controlled oil company, has unveiled plans for investments exceeding US$70 billion in exploration and production activities. Not too long ago, Petrobras already invested and focused heavily in pumping up oil, as well as take-overs in order to grow more.  These investments aim to not only bolster the country’s…
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Brazil follows Suriname & Guyana

Petrobras Jubilant finding more oil eyesonbrasil Amsterdam, 9 april 2024– Brazilian oil giant Petrobras has struck oil in a well located in Brazil’s Potiguar Basin, during a campaign it embarked on in earnest to repeat exploration successes  off the coasts of Guyana and Suriname.  Announcing the find in an April 9 release, Petrobras said its…
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Suriname’s Vision: A Regional Gas Hub

Suriname’s Vision: A Regional Gas Hub

eyesonsuriname 1. Collaborative Talks Begin Suriname, a South American nation with ambitious energy goals, has embarked on a journey of collaboration. Its state-owned oil company, Staatsolie, has initiated discussions with global oil giants Exxon Mobil and TotalEnergies. The objective? To jointly develop natural gas fields that straddle the maritime borders shared with neighboring Guyana. These…
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Venezuela annexes part of Guyana

Venezuela annexes oil-rich parts of Guyana

Centuries Old Territorial Dispute Flames Up  eyesonsuriname Amsterdam, 22 March 2024 — Venezuela’s National Assembly Thursday passed a law creating a new region in the oil-rich Essequibo territory under Guyanese control since the late 1800s on which Caracas claims sovereignty. The Venezuelan Parliament unanimously approved the creation of the state of Guayana Esequiba, which is…
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President Irfaan Ali and the Trilateral Agreement

Trilateral Agreement Bolsters Suriname’s Position in the Oil & Gas Arena

eyesonsuriname Suriname, nestled on the northeastern coast of South America, recently found itself in the spotlight after signing a trilateral agreement with neighboring Guyana and regional giant Brazil. This pact focuses on cooperation in the oil and gas sector, aiming to unlock mutual benefits for all parties involved. But for Suriname, this agreement holds particular…
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Suriname Surges: New Oil Discoveries Fuel Economic Growth

eyesonsuriname Suriname, nestled on the northeast coast of South America, is experiencing a wave of optimism driven by recent discoveries of significant oil and gas reserves in the shared Suriname-Guyana Basin. These discoveries, coupled with rising global energy demands, are poised to propel the nation’s economy towards a brighter future. A Basin of Opportunity The…
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