18 parties have registered for the upcoming elections
WILLEMSTAD - 18 parties have signed up so far at the Civil Registrar’s office to be allowed to participate in the upcoming elections on September 30. That’s a record, said the Supreme Electoral Council in a short statement.
The registration closes on Monday. On August 20 and 21 the parties that do not have at least of official representation in parliament will have to confirm their participation. On these two days of the so called first round each of these parties need to gather a minimum of 800 signatures to be able to participate.