Archive for Suriname
The embassy of Suriname opened a consulate in Bangalore, and a gala event was held to mark the occasion. Asif Iqbal has been appointed as honorary consul of the venue, which has been opened to provide assistance to Suriname nationals, Indians travelling to Suriname to visit families, and cultural groups visiting the South American country.
The Foreign Ministers of Suriname, Lygia Kraag-Keteldijk, and Cuba, Bruno Rodríguez Parilla, presided over the official opening ceremony of the country’s embassy in Havana, with headquarters in the Miramar Business Center. Kraag-Keteldijk recalled the good record of the contacts between both nations, from the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1979, always based on “solidarity, mutual respect and cooperation.”