All about Curacao Elections 2012

Curacao Government Center
By Edition On Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Government of Curaçao: “Hope for better times for the people of Venezuela”

WILLEMSTAD - The government of Curaçao expresses its solidarity with the people of Venezuela now that the elections are over. The turnout was a surprise. This does not apply to the final result of the elections. The More...

By Edition On Monday, May 21st, 2018

US does not recognize Venezuela’s election results

WASHINGTON - Even before the final result of the Venezuelan presidential election is known, the US has stated that it does not recognize the outcome. This is according to the Deputy Foreign Secretary John Sullivan. The More...

By Edition On Monday, May 14th, 2018

Fear of chaos around Venezuela elections

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - The rising tension surrounding the upcoming presidential elections in Venezuela may lead to an additional influx of refugees to Curacao and Aruba. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs takes into More...

By Edition On Friday, May 11th, 2018

What next for Venezuela?

Later this month, Venezuela is holding Presidential elections once again. Whatever the outcome of the vote, the next government will be facing significant challenges over the next few years, as the Venezuelan economy More...

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a gathering in support of him and his proposal for the National Constituent Assembly in Caracas
By Edition On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Venezuela vote rivals launch campaigns with gifts, promises of change

CARACAS - Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro kicked off his presidential campaign giving away trash trucks and tractors while challenger Henri Falcon laid out plans to de-politicize state oil company PDVSA and More...

Parliament SXM
By Edition On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

St. Maarten’s fourth parliament sworn-in

PHILIPSBURG - St. Maarten’s fourth Parliament in under eight years was sworn-in by Governor Eugene Holiday this morning at his Cabinet. The 15-member legislature will guide the country’s laws and supervise More...

By Edition On Friday, March 23rd, 2018

External interference in Caribbean elections is real

Before getting into the thrust of the serious and threatening matter that lies at the heart of this commentary, I declare that I was an integral part of the management of the campaign of the Antigua and Barbuda More...

By Edition On Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Antigua-Barbuda PM sworn-in for second term

ST JOHN’S - Prime Minister Gaston Browne was sworn-in for a second term on Thursday, after his Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party (ABLP) triumphed decisively in Wednesday’s general elections, winning 15 of the More...

By Edition On Monday, March 12th, 2018

Colombian former rebels shunned as critics of peace deal dominate election

Farc took a meagre 0.33% of the vote in their first foray into electoral politics – but that might not necessarily be bad for the peace process BOGOTA - Pablo Catatumbo was once one of the most feared men in Colombia. More...

By Edition On Friday, March 2nd, 2018

Presidential elections in Venezuela pushed back to May

CARACAS - The presidential vote in Venezuela will now be held a month later than planned. The National Electoral Council (CNE) announced yesterday that the election that was scheduled for April 22 will now be held More...