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By Edition On Friday, December 2nd, 2016
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Chocolate letters during Sinterklaas celebration

WILLEMSTAD - If there was ever a time of year to change your name from Ilka to Wilka, it’s before the fifth of December in the Netherlands and also in Curaçao, when Sinterklaas brings presents to children. Why More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 7th, 2016
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ABC-islands not fond of European Dutch

WILLEMSTAD, THE HAGUE - European Dutch and foreigners are not always that welcome in Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao. This appears from new data presented by the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
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Poster aims to stop drug use among Dutch interns in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecutor in Curaçao (OM) has begun a remarkable campaign to keep Dutch interns from using drugs. On “The Night 2 remember” poster the tickets are a trip in a police car, the after More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 5th, 2015
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Alleged Dutch gangster killed execution style in Suriname

PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- Police in Suriname have launched a massive manhunt after a 37-year-old alleged gangster was gunned down execution style early Monday morning in a nightclub just north of the capital Paramaribo. More...

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By Edition On Thursday, July 17th, 2014
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Dutch passengers aboard crashed Boeing 777

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - A Malaysian passenger plane departed from the Dutch main airport Schiphol, with at least twenty Dutch on board, crashed on Ukrainian territory. Apparently the aircraft was shot down and all More...

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By Edition On Saturday, April 5th, 2014
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Widespread search for missing Dutch women in Panama

WILLEMSTAD – There is a widespread search in Panama because of two missing women 21 and 22 years from Amersfoort and Utrecht. Lisanne Froon and Kris Kremers have disappeared from their host family in Boquete, More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 21st, 2014
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Dutch wine maker: “Making quality wine in tropics”

WILLEMSTAD - Curacao will get her own vineyard. Roelof Visscher, the man behind Neerlands Wijmakerij, dares to make a wine Curaçao. That is a major challenge because of the tropical climate. The agronomist has More...