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Dutch Parliament
By Edition On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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“Visa requirement will not stop Venezuelan refugees”

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - There won’t be any visa requirement for Venezuelans who want to enter Aruba, Curacao and Bonaire anytime soon. Even if the crisis in Venezuela continues to deteriorate, said the Dutch Minister More...

ronald-plasterk
By Edition On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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On numerous occasions the Netherlands has offered assistance with Oil Refinery negotiations

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - The Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bert Koenders has offered assistance with the negotiations between the Curaçao Government and the Chinese State Company Guangdong Zhenrong Energy (GZE) More...

Dutch parliament
By Edition On Monday, May 15th, 2017
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The Netherlands is preparing possible evacuation of its citizens in Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD - The Netherlands is preparing for a possible evacuation of the Dutch citizens currently residing or working in Venezuela. The reason is the increase in social unrest in the South American country. That's More...

Koenders
By Edition On Thursday, May 4th, 2017
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Rhuggenaath is in favor of Koenders’ offer for help with GZE

WILLEMSTAD – Leader of the PAR, Eugene Rhuggenaath has stated that he would like to make use of the offer of the Kingdom’s Foreign Minister Bert Koenders (photo) to assist Curaçao in the negotiations with the More...

Koenders
By Edition On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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The Netherlands wanted to help with Guangdong Zhenrong deal

WILLEMSTAD - The Netherlands wanted to assist in the deal with the Chinese State Company Guangdong Zhenrong Energy (GZE). That's what the Kingdom Foreign Minister Bert Koenders wrote in November of last year to More...

Elections
By Edition On Monday, April 3rd, 2017
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International observers from OAS and CARICOM

WILLEMSTAD – Before transferring power to an interim government, former Prime Minister Hensley Koeiman requested international observers for the elections that will take place on April 28 this year. The request More...

Koenders
By Edition On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Dutch Minister of Foreign Relations meets with Premiers Aruba, Curaçao and Sint Maarten

ORANJESTAD – The Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Bert Koenders met with the Prime Ministers of Aruba, Curaçao and Sint Maarten last Tuesday to discuss the foreign policy of the Dutch Kingdom. The Ministers More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Koenders: “No naivety when it comes to Venezuela”

ORANJESTAD - The Kingdom must remain ‘very vigilant’ when it comes to the situation in neighboring Venezuela. This is according to the Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders during a press conference after the More...

Koenders
By Edition On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
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Dutch Minister Koenders offers assistance for negotiations with Guangdong Zhenron Energy

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD – The Dutch Minister of Foreign Minister Bert Koenders has offered assistance to Curaçao in the negotiations with the Chinese state-owned Guangdong Zhenrong Energy on the future of the oil More...

FOL Base
By Edition On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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FOL until 2021 in Curaçao and Aruba

WILLEMSTAD – The American Forward Operation Location (FOL) has extended its contract with the Dutch Kingdom for the use of the airports in Curaçao and Aruba by five years. The Americans can now stay until November More...