Dos Santos again last on the attendance list parliament

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WILLEMSTAD - Members of Parliament and leaders of their respective political parties Amparo Dos Santos and Gerrit Schotte are the most absent during parliamentary meetings. Both were present at 8 of the 21 meetings. This is not the first time for Dos Santos, Dos Santos is usually never there, especially during public meetings. His party also hardly More...

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Central Bank
By Edition On Monday, August 13th, 2018
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CBCS and Bitt Inc. sign Memorandum of Understanding

WILLEMSTAD/ PHILIPSBURG - The Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) and the Barbados-based Fintech company Bitt Inc. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore the feasibility of the More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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New legal study: “The Kingdom in violation of the European Convention on Human Rights in the case of the ‘Isla’ oil refinery on Curaçao”

WILLEMSTAD - Various studies have already been published when it comes to the Isla refinery and the violation of human rights because of the polluting emissions and the associated improper management. A new study More...

Curacao police
By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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500 job applicants at the police

WILLEMSTAD - More than 500 people applied for a job at the police. These are now going through 7 different tests, including condition, fear of heights and knowledge of Dutch. Ultimately there is room for 60 people More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Aqualectra starts pilot project with smart meters

WILLEMSTAD - Aqualectra is well advanced with the introduction of the smart water and electricity meters. The contracts have been signed and soon a trial project will start in the area of Ser'i Domi (near Otrabanda). The More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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Prime Minister meets with President of Costa Rica

BOGOTA, WILLEMSTAD - Prime Minister Eugene Rhuggenaath talked with partners of the Dutch Kingdom in the region during his short visit to Colombia for the inauguration of President Duque. During the bilateral meeting More...

Konket
By Edition On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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Curaçao has almost 3400 civil servants

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao has 74 more civil servants compared to last years. As of June 1, 3365 people work for the government. The latest overview dates back to January this year. The Minister of Government Services, More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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RdK to sign MoU with potential strategic partner Isla refinery soon

WILLEMSTAD - The public company Refineria di Korsou (RdK), the Curaçao Refinery indicated that it soon wants to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with one of the eight potential strategic partners selected so More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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Prime Minister meets with new Colombian Ministers

BOGOTA, WILLEMSTAD - Prime Minister Eugene Rhuggenaath together with Ambassador of the Kingdom in Colombia, Jeroen Roodenburg, held a conversation with the Colombian incoming minister of Economic Affairs, Jose Manuel More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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A ‘no’ for former minister of finance

WILLEMSTAD, CARACAS - George Jamaloodin, who filed an appeal against the inadmissibility of the Court of First Instance at his request for suspension of detention in Venezuela, also received a ‘no’ from the More...