All about Curacao Elections 2012

By Edition On Monday, January 29th, 2018

In Venezuela, early elections, ‘rigged’ elections

CARACAS - Venezuela is having elections earlier than planned. Instead of October, they will be in April now. And they will be rigged in favor of the Socialists United Party of Venezuela, aka PSUV. PSUV once enjoyed More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 21st, 2017

3 opposition parties in Venezuela blocked from elections

CARACAS - Venezuela’s pro-government constitutional assembly on Wednesday effectively stripped three of the country’s most influential opposition parties of the right to participate in next year’s presidential More...

By Edition On Thursday, November 9th, 2017

NAf. 661,482 approved for January 8 elections in St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG - The Council of Ministers on Tuesday approved NAf. 661,482 to organise the snap election that has been set for January 8, 2018. Prime Minister William Marlin announced the approval of the funds during More...

Theo Heyliger
By Edition On Thursday, November 9th, 2017

St. Maarten UP rejects election at this time, but full slate ready

PHILIPSBURG - The board of the United People's Party (UP) has condemned the call by the Prime Minister and Leader of the National Alliance, William Marlin, to call an election on January 8th, 2018. "An election More...

Dutch Parliament
By Edition On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Elections, reconstruction at centre of budget debate

THE HAGUE - Should elections be held in St. Maarten or not? And, should elections be tied to the starting up of the Reconstruction Fund? The developments in St. Maarten dominated the handling of the 2018 draft budget More...

By Edition On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro defends Sunday’s vote

CARACAS - President Nicolas Maduro defended Venezuela’s recent gubernatorial results amid accusations of fraud and other voting irregularities from opposition leaders. “[On Sunday] we made a feat, the sons More...

By Edition On Monday, October 2nd, 2017

CHATA organizes Interim Board Elections to fill in 2 vacant board positions

WILLEMSTAD - On October 6th CHATA will hold an Interim Board Election where CHATA members will have the opportunity to elect 2 new board members for the interim period until the next scheduled Board Elections of More...

By Edition On Thursday, August 31st, 2017

SEC fed up; files complaint against 28 former political candidates

WILLEMSTAD - In accordance with article 12 section 2 of the political party financing decree (A.B. 2010 # 87) all persons appearing as candidates on one of the 13 ballots during the election of October 5, 2016, 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, August 1st, 2017

U.S. slaps sanctions on Venezuelan president Maduro

WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department slapped sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Monday, sending a clear signal of the Trump administration’s opposition to his regime. The move comes a day after Maduro More...

Alvaro Sanchez-Cordero
By Edition On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Venezuelan Ambassador to the Netherlands: Dear Dutch media, there is more than one side in the Venezuelan debate

It is quite appaling how the whole of the mainstream media in the Netherlands has ganged up to portray a very biased and slanderous vision of the events and electoral results from yesterday's elections in Venezuela, More...