Members of Parliament sworn in; President and Vice-President elected

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WILLEMSTAD – This morning 19 Members of the new Parliament were sworn in by the Governor of Curaçao, H.E. Lucille George-Wout. Two were absent. These two are Amparo dos Santos and Menki Rojer, both of Korsou di Nos Tur (KdNT). In her speech, the Governor claims that the country needs order following the contradictions that have come to light in recent More...

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Pisas
By Edition On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Pisas and Goeloe to China

WILLEMSTAD - The interim Prime Minister Gilmar Pisas and Errol Goeloe, interim Minister of Economic Development (MEO), will travel to China to attend the One Belt One Road Summit. This is according to a source close More...

Government
By Edition On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Curaçao has a new government two weeks after elections

WILLEMSTAD - The future new Prime Minister of Curaçao, Eugene Rhuggenaath, has signed a new government agreement with two other political parties. This means that the island has a new government one and a half More...

Governor's Palace
By Edition On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Members of Parliament to be sworn in tomorrow

WILLEMSTAD – Tomorrow the new Members of Parliament will be sworn in by the Governor of Curaçao, H.E. Lucille George-Wout. The parties that will be represented in Parliament are PAR with 6 MPs, MAN 5, MFK 5, More...

FOL
By Edition On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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US Forward Operating Location Treaty extended

THE HAGUE - The Forward Operating Location (FOL) Treaty between the Dutch Kingdom and the Government of the United States (US) under which the US carries out counter-narcotics operations at Curaçao’s Hato Airport More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Government agreement will be signed today

WILLEMSTAD - The government agreement of the Cabinet-Rhuggenaath, consisting of the parties PAR, MAN and PIN, entitled 'Realisando e máksimo potensial di Kòrsou' (Realizing Curaçao’s maximum potential) will More...

Ys
By Edition On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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Formation process new government on track

WILLEMSTAD - The formation process of a new Government for Curaçao is progressing steadily, said “Informateur” Etienne Ys during a press conference. He will report his findings back to Governor Lucille George-Wout More...

Schotte
By Edition On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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MFK refuses to meet with Ys

WILLEMSTAD – The MFK stands firm on their standpoint that they will not meet with Etienne Ys in the information round. This is according to the MFK leader Gerrit Schotte in a letter to the ‘informateur’ Ys. According More...

communist party
By Edition On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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Current and future Prime Ministers to visit Guangdong Zhenrong in Beijing

WILLEMSTAD – The current Prime Minister of Curaçao, Gilmar Pisas and the future Premier Eugene Rhuggenaath will travel together to the capital of China, Beijing to attend the Chinese Communist Party Congress. More...

Etienne-Ys
By Edition On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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Ys now officially appointed as ‘informateur’

WILLEMSTAD - Etienne Ys has been officially appointed by Governor Lucille George-Wout as ‘informateur’. The former prime minister of the Netherlands Antilles and a long-time PAR member started working yesterday More...