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By Edition On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Ministers of Justice in the Kingdom discuss important issues

WILLEMSTAD - Aruba, Curaçao, St. Maarten and the Netherlands, on behalf of the BES islands (Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba) are working on an intention statement regarding information exchange to prevent illegal More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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Venezuelan President now extends border closure for an indefinite period of time

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela has extended the border closure Aruba and Bonaire and Curaçao again, and now for an indefinite period. There is a draft agreement between the parties involved, but the Venezuelan More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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St. Maarten gets sixth prime minister in 8 yrs

PHILIPSBURG - St. Maarten now has its sixth prime minister in under eight years as a country-within-the-Dutch-Kingdom. The cabinet of Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin took the oath of office before Governor Eugene More...

Venezuela delegation
By Edition On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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Proposals to lead to reopening of border

ORANJESTAD - The Dutch Kingdom and Venezuela agreed on Friday to evaluate "new approaches that emerged after the debate" on halting the flow of contraband from the South American country to the neighbouring, so-called More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Kingdom measures against Curaçao is looming

THE HAGUE - A measure from the Kingdom Council of Ministers is hanging over Curaçao’s head. The Financial Supervision Board has already corresponded with the Minister of Finance Kenneth Gijsberta. Basically, More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Venezuelan Parliament: “Curaçao must take in refugees”

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - The Venezuelan Parliament, appointed by President Nicolas Maduro, has called on Curaçao to grant asylum to a group of boat refugees. Parliamentarian Luis Stefanelli said to speak on behalf More...

Venezuela delegation
By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Venezuela: “Last minute changes from the Netherlands has delayed the agreement”

ORANJESTAD - According to a reporting from the Aruba new site NoticiaCla, it was because of the changes proposed by the Netherlands at the last minute, that the parties were not able to reach an agreement last Friday. More...

IPKO
By Edition On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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Interparliamentary Kingdom Consultation in Aruba completed

ORANJESTAD - A parliamentary delegation from each country in the Dutch Kingdom participated in an interparliamentary consultation (IPKO) in Aruba. This consultation took place on Tuesday, January 9 through Thursday, More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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Minister Grapperhaus visits Bonaire and Curaçao

THE HAGUE - Minister Grapperhaus (Justice and Security) will visit Bonaire and Curaçao from Monday, January 15 to Wednesday, January 17, 2018. On his first visit to the islands, he meets the Ministers of Justice More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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Dutch Foreign Affairs: “Venezuelan boycott could last even longer”

THE HAGUE - The trade boycott of Venezuela against the ABC islands 'can still take a while'. This is what the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Halbe Zijlstra expects in the run-up to diplomatic consultations today More...