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Parliament5
By Edition On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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It’s raining motions; Parliament adopts 10 motions during public meeting

WILLEMSTAD - The majority of 12 adopted ten motions during yesterday’s public meeting of parliament. These motions range from no more addition of fluoride to drinking water, the elimination of the one guilder More...

Kranshi
By Edition On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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Serious business

Friday was Nomination Day in Curaçao (see related story) and it’s interesting to see how many candidates are on lists of different parties than the ones with which they ran only five months ago. This should remove More...

Governor's palace
By Edition On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Names candidate ministers already known

WILLEMSTAD – The names of the candidate ministers for the interim government are already known. The new majority in Parliament presented their candidates to become ministers. These candidates will go through a More...

Schotte
By Edition On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Schotte: “Stop all negotiations with Guangdong Zhenrong”

WILLEMSTAD - Gerrit Schotte has ordered to stop all talks with the Chinese State Company Guangdong Zhenrong Energy. As the new leader of the majority in the Parliament of Curaçao, the MFK leader finds that these More...

Governor
By Edition On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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Governor formally asks Larmonie-Cecilia to form an interim cabinet

WILLEMSTAD - The Cabinet of Governor Lucille George-Wout emitted a press release in which they indicate that Ruthmilda Larmonie-Cecilia was requested to become the ‘formateur’ of an interim government that has More...

Schotte
By Edition On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Motions against two ministers adopted

WILLEMSTAD - The new majority in the States adopted two motions against Minister Eugene Ruggenaath of Economic Development and Minister Suzanne Camelia-Römer of Traffic, Transport and Spatial Planning. With these More...

Parliament1
By Edition On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Political turmoil

Curaçao’s Parliament has passed a motion asking the government of caretaker Prime Minister Hensley Koeiman (MAN) to withdraw today, Monday, at the latest its national decree dissolving the legislature and calling More...

Parliament4
By Edition On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Motion passed to halt snap election

WILLEMSTAD – With eleven votes for and five against, Curaçao’s Parliament late Friday night adopted a motion calling for the withdrawal of the national decree issued by the outgoing Koeiman Cabinet to dissolve More...

cecilia-larmonie
By Edition On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Screening new ‘formateur’ not ready yet

WILLEMSTAD – A week ago the Governor of Curaçao Lucille George-Wout informed about her intentions to appoint Ruthmilda Larmonie-Cecilia as the ‘formateur’ of a new government. She will be in charge of forming More...

Governor
By Edition On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Governor gives green light to formation interim cabinet

WILLEMSTAD – Governor Lucille George-Wout has, in recent days, held consultative talks with successively the President of Parliament, the Vice-Chairman of the Advisory Board, the Minister of State, a delegation More...