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Prime Ministers Office
By Edition On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
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Extra meeting Kingdom Government on Friday

THE HAGUE – The Kingdom Council of Ministers may very well decide this Friday to annul the National Decree of the new Curaçao Government to postpone the April 28 elections. Curaçao Governor Lucille George-Wout More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
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The Government of Curaçao is not under higher supervision yet

Update, Tuesday, April 28, 17:00 pm THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - The Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Affairs has confirmed the receipt of the National Decree to postpone or cancel the elections called for April More...

Governor
By Edition On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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The Governor of Curaçao: “Elections must take place!”

WILLEMSTAD - The Governor of Curaçao, Her Excellency Lucille George-Wout, believes that it is very important for the development of the democratic life of Curaçao that the elections of April 28, 2017, take place. More...

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By Edition On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Recourt, driving force behind solid Kingdom relations, leaves

THE HAGUE – “The driving force behind harmonious and constructive consultations, after years of conflict.” President of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament Khadija Arib could not have said it better More...

ronald-plasterk
By Edition On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Plasterk repeats offer of election observers

THE HAGUE - Dutch Minister of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Ronald Plasterk is most willing to assist Curaçao in requesting the invitation of international observers to be present at the island elections on More...

Ronald van Raak
By Edition On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Van Raak sticks to Kingdom Relations

THE HAGUE - Member of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament Ronald van Raak of the Socialist Party (SP) will stay on as his party’s spokesperson for Kingdom Relations. “I am not letting the islands down,” More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Elections bring about shift in Kingdom Relations Committee

THE HAGUE – Wednesday’s elections brought major disappointment for two members of the Permanent Committee for Kingdom Relations of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament: Committee Chairman Jeroen Recourt More...

ronald-plasterk
By Edition On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Kingdom Govt says no to Curaçao petition

THE HAGUE - The Curaçao Parliamentary delegation stands no chance at having a meeting with the Kingdom Council of Ministers to discuss the National Decree to dissolve the Parliament and to convene elections on More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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New station ship arrives tomorrow

WILLEMSTAD - At about half past nine tomorrow morning the new station ship of the Dutch Navy, Zr. Ms. Van Amstel arrives in Anna Bay and will receive a ceremonial welcome with salutes from Fort Amsterdam. The multipurpose More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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With talent from Curaçao and Aruba, the Netherlands is a W.B.C. favorite

SEOUL - Stijn van der Meer can still hardly believe his good fortune. One of the best baseball players to come out of the soccer-crazed nation of the Netherlands, van der Meer played shortstop at Lamar University More...