Prime Minister fails to give explanations about suspicious RdK Director

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WILLEMSTAD - Prime Minister Eugene Rhuggenaath failed to attend the weekly press conference of the Council of Ministers. A missed opportunity, since he could have explained the developments at the public company Refineria di Korsou, Curaçao Refinery (RdK). Last week the director of the RdK Roderick van Kwartel was sent on a mandatory leave of absence. This More...

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Ronald van Raak
By Edition On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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CDA, SP seek clarity on royal reward Dutch Representative

THE HAGUE - The Christian Democratic Party CDA and Socialist Party (SP) in the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament want to know why former representative of the Netherlands in Willemstad Henk Brons received a More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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UoC continues to spread its wings in the Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD, SANTO DOMINGO - Last week, the UoC signed a cooperation agreement with La Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) of the Dominican Republic. Recently, the Rector Magnificus and the chairman More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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Parman fights withdrawal ENNIA licence, emergency regulations and approval in US

WILLEMSTAD, PHILIPSBURG - Parman International B.V., with ultimate beneficial owner Hushang Ansary, is fighting the withdrawal of ENNIA’s insurance licence and the emergency regulation issued by the court in Curaçao More...

Ronald van Raak
By Edition On Friday, November 16th, 2018
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Questions Van Raak MP about compensation Dutch top official in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The Member of the Dutch Parliament for the Socialist Party Ronald van Raak asked some questions to the Ministers of the Interior and the Undersecretary of Kingdom Relations about the recent news surrounding More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 16th, 2018
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Amending Constitution is not a priority

WILLEMSTAD - Foreigners who have lived in Curaçao for more than 10 years will not be able to vote in the parliamentary elections for the time being. The proposal of the opposition party MFK of the former Prime More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 16th, 2018
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Top Dutch official received more than 40,000 euros for eighteen days’ work in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD, THE HAGUE - The representative of the Netherlands in Curaçao received a net foreign reimbursement of tens of thousands of euros last year, while he only spent eighteen days on the island. Although this More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 16th, 2018
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Bosman proposes change to Charter to facilitate secession

THE HAGUE - Member of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament André Bosman of the liberal democratic VVD party has prepared an initiative law proposal to amend the Charter which gives Curaçao and St. Maarten More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 15th, 2018
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Opposition party MFK wants Parliament to be involved in corruption investigation

WILLEMSTAD - The leader of the opposition party MFK, Gerrit Schotte wants an emergency meeting in Parliament to discuss the situation at the public company Refineria di Korsou, Curaçao Refinery (RdK). Yesterday, More...

CIBC FirstCaribbean financing historic loan Aqualectra
By Edition On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
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CIBC FirstCaribbean supports utility development as the key for improving our communities

As one of the Lead Arrangers in ANG 375 million financing to Aqualectra WILLEMSTAD - The production and distribution of reliable and affordable electricity and water is the backbone for improving the lives in our More...