Dutch Guiana


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Dutch Guiana:

see SurinameSuriname
, officially Republic of Suriname, republic (2015 est. pop. 553,000), 63,037 sq mi (163,266 sq km), NE South America, on the Atlantic Ocean. Part of the Guiana region, it is separated from Brazil on the south by the Tumuc-Humac Mts.
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Less known is that these concerns were shared by Dutch medical and governmental authorities, the disease being prevalent and considered a serious problem in their colonies in the West Indies (most particularly in Surinam, also called Dutch Guiana) and in the East Indies.
Aden, Burma, Ceylon, Dutch Guiana, Formosa, Northern Rhodesia, Nyasaland, Persia, Southern Rhodesia and Tanganyika.
They played their first recorded international in 1934 ( a 3-3 draw with Dutch Guiana ( but they were playing as early as 1923.
Although culturally part of the Caribbean, Suriname, formerly known as Dutch Guiana, geographically belongs to South America.
Fitch and Moody's rated Suriname (the former Dutch Guiana) ahead of a possible first-time issuance of international bonds.
Holland ran colonies in South America (Dutch Guiana, now Surinam), the deep Caribbean (Aruba, Bonaire, and Curacao are still under the Dutch flag), and its major colonial possession, the Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia).