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press conference OM Aruba
By Edition On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Aruban minister a corruption suspect

ORANJESTAD – Aruban authorities suspect Minister of Social, Labour and Youth Affairs Paul Croes (AVP) of corruption regarding the issuance of work permits for which he was allegedly paid, in cooperation with other More...

By Edition On Friday, March 24th, 2017

Curaçao is one of 21 Caribbean nations that have been named as major money laundering countries

WILLEMSTAD, WASHINGTON - The United States of America has named 21 Caribbean countries among a wider global list of Major Money Laundering Countries of 2016. This list includes Curaçao, Aruba and Sint Maarten. More...

By Edition On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Bermuda’s former Premier hit by more corruption allegations

Former Premier Ewart Brown (right) has been dogged by several allegations of wrongdoing. (Photo credit: Bernews) HAMILTON – Fresh challenges are looming for former Bermuda Premier Ewart Brown who has been dogged More...

By Edition On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

A full week for the case against former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte and his life partner

WILLEMSTAD – The Court of Justice has scheduled a full week for the hearing of the appeal case of former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte and his life partner Cicely van der Dijs. This case is referred to as Babel. Last More...

Cicely and Gerrit
By Edition On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Appeal case Schotte and Van der Dijs expected before the elections

WILLEMSTAD - Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte should probably appear before three judges soon. This could take place even before the elections. The three judges are handling the appeal case Babel. The defense, More...

Santo Domingo
By Edition On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Most Dominican Citizens distrust their officials

SANTO DOMINGO - 87.7 percent of Dominicans considers today that government officials of Leonel Fernández, Hipólito Mejía and Danilo Medina benefited from bribes paid by Brazilian construction company Odebrecht. The More...

By Edition On Monday, January 9th, 2017

Venezuela bribery scandal in US widens

HOUSTON - U.S. prosecutors filed new criminal charges against a Venezuelan man living in the United States who they allege bribed officials at Venezuela’s state-run oil company, PDVSA. The bribes — free hotel More...

Ronald van Raak
By Edition On Friday, January 6th, 2017

Progress: The Gambling mob is being tackled in the former Antilles

Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte was removed from Parliament by the police last Wednesday. That politician should be in prison! Last year he was sentenced to three years in prison because he had been bribed More...

By Edition On Friday, January 6th, 2017

Corallo remains behind bars, for time being in St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG–Businessman Francesco Corallo (56), who is waiting for the extradition process to be completed by the Italian authorities, is to remain behind bars at the St. Maarten Police Station, the Joint Court More...

By Edition On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Francesco Corallo bought his diplomatic passport

WILLEMSTAD - Francesco Corallo illegally bought his diplomatic passport from Dominica. This can be seen in the documentary from the popular program 60 Minutes, Passports for Sale, aired by CBSN News in America. Diplomatic More...