NEW YORK, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Suriname’s authorities have
“recently” requested financial assistance from the International
Monetary Fund, the Fund said in a press release.
“An IMF team and the Surinamese authorities have been
engaged, via video teleconferencing, in a very constructive and
close dialogue,” said the IMF.
Surinameâ€™s government on Saturday asked creditors for a
payment deferral on its two bonds, due in 2023 and 2026, which
total $675 million.
(Reporting by Rodrigo Campos)
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