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By Edition On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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Many parliamentary meetings first half of April

WILLEMSTAD - The month of April will be a busy month for the 21 Members of Parliament in Willemstad. President of Parliament William Millerson hopes to catch up on the backlog in meeting requests that month. The More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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U.S. sanctions and worries of a coup erode Maduro’s control of Venezuelan military

CARACAS - When military counter-intelligence officers went to Fort Tiuna in Caracas on March 2, they found the Ayala Battalion's Russian-made armored vehicles loaded with ammunition, in violation of regulations. The More...

Sint Maarten Government
By Edition On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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SXM Parliament elections 26 February 2018, 15 districts

PHILIPSBURG - The island of St. Maarten held its election yesterday for a new parliament. The results are as follows: For more detailed results download the pdf files below. (Click on the links) SXM Parliament More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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St. Maarten votes 2018

PHILIPSBURG - Governor Eugene Holiday cast his ballot early at his polling station - Hope Estate Senior Citizens Recreational Centre then started his inspection rounds of the other 19 polling station. Holiday was More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Jamaica calls for democracy to return to Venezuela

KINGSTON - Prime Minister Andrew Holness says his Government is concerned about the political and economic crisis in Venezuela, and wants to see citizens of that Spanish-speaking nation again enjoying their democracy. “This More...

European Commission
By Edition On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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EU sanctions against Venezuela bad for ABC Islands

BRUSSELS - Restricted sanctions which were unanimously proclaimed by the European Union against Venezuela threaten to reinforce the blockade of the Latin American country against Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao. Venezuela More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Attorney still wants to prosecute former ministers

WILLEMSTAD - Attorney Achim Henriquez wants to know what happened to the lawsuit filed by 788 citizens earlier this year. These citizens want the Public Prosecution (OM) to prosecute former minister of the government More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Governor: “Government is optimistic about the future”

WILLEMSTAD - “Although the Cabinet-Rhuggenaath is looking forward to the future with great optimism, we must also focus on the present.” This is according to Her Excellency Governor Lucille George-Wout yesterday More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Second Tuesday of September: Opening Parliamentary Year

WILLEMSTAD - Today was the opening of the new parliamentary year in Curaçao. This has been a tradition since the time of the Netherlands Antilles. Yesterday, the President of Parliament William Millerson gave a More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Venezuela ‘congress in resistance’ rejects new assembly

CARACAS - Venezuela’s opposition-controlled congress rejected the self-proclaimed lawmaking authority of a new legislative body elected last month at the behest of President Nicolas Maduro, widening the political More...