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SXM-Franklin-Meyers
By Edition On Monday, August 20th, 2018
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St. Maarten: Meyers dispels misinformation about coalition government crisis

PHILIPSBURG - A lunch on Tuesday between two St. Maarteners who happen to also be politicians has spawned a stream of misinformation about a possible coalition crisis. However, this is far from the truth. There More...

St. Maarten_Government
By Edition On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Political crisis looms as governing coalition remains two MPs short

PHILIPSBURG - St. Maarten is facing yet another unique political and constitutional crisis. The governing coalition is two Members of Parliament (MPs) short of a majority. This leaves the two opposition parties More...

St. Maarten
By Edition On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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St. Maarten coalition splits, new majority inks declaration to work together

PHILIPSBURG - The current coalition Government has split with the two Democratic Party (DP) Members of Parliament (MPs) and United St. Maarten (US party) MP Chanel Brownbill signing a declaration to work together More...

Parliament
By Edition On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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New majority requests meeting with Prime Minister

WILLEMSTAD – The new majority in parliament formed by 12 MPs signed a petition to meet with the outgoing Prime Minister of Curaçao Hensley Koeiman in a public meeting. The twelve MPs are concerned about the government’s More...

Parliament
By Edition On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Crucial parliamentary meeting today after ‘illegal’ urgent meeting last Tuesday

WILLEMSTAD - Today the planned parliamentary meeting takes place and the proceedings will be crucial. During the ‘illegal’ emergency meeting last Tuesday, the group of eleven Members of Parliament adopted a More...

Curacao Government Center
By Edition On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Camelia-Römer has a committee but Cijntje wants another one

WILLEMSTAD – There is a palpable tension between the parties of the current government coalition these days. Many are saying that it could be the Pueblo Soberano (PS) party that could cause a crisis for the government. The More...

Parliament
By Edition On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Jesus-Leito: “All this distrust in the government is unnecessary!”

WILLEMSTAD – According to the Minister of Public Health, Zita Jesus-Leito the way the Committee on Smart Zoning was established in parliament brings a distrust in the government. This is certainly not necessary. According More...

romer
By Edition On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Tension between coalition partners

WILLEMSTAD – Tensions are running high between the coalition partners MAN, PAR, PNP and Pueblo Soberano (PS). This after the PS came with the initiative, during a parliamentary meeting, for a temporary committee More...

Camelia-Romer
By Edition On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
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Update: Dark clouds hanging over cabinet Koeiman

WILLEMSTAD – The Minister of Traffic, Transportation and Spatial Planning, Suzanne Camelia-Römer will not accept a parliamentary committee for Smart Zoning as proposed by some Members of Parliament. If this is More...

Curacao Government Center
By Edition On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
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Dark clouds hanging over cabinet Koeiman

WILLEMSTAD – According to credible sources, there is currently a tumultuous meeting taking place at Fort Amsterdam. All ministers and Members of Parliament are present with the exception of Melvin Cijntje, Sherwin More...