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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...

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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...

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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...

Parliament
By Edition On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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New majority requests meeting with Prime Minister

WILLEMSTAD – The new majority in parliament formed by 12 MPs signed a petition to meet with the outgoing Prime Minister of Curaçao Hensley Koeiman in a public meeting. The twelve MPs are concerned about the government’s More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Rhuggenaath elected as new leader PAR

WILLEMSTAD - Outgoing Minister of Economic Development Eugene Ruggenaath was chosen by the party council to become the new political leader of the PAR. He succeeds Minister Zita Jesus-Leito. She was elected as the More...

Governor
By Edition On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Governor initiates formation process

WILLEMSTAD - Governor Lucille George-Wout starts consultations on forming an interim cabinet today, Monday, after the “new majority” in Parliament adopted motions of no confidence against Ministers Eugene Rhuggenaath More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Dannawi signs with new majority

WILLEMSTAD – Independent Member of Parliament Gassan Dannawi, who was an MP for MAN, joined the new majority headed by the MFK leader Gerrit Schotte. Last Friday Dannawi submitted his resignation after ten years More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Parliament adopt motions to dismiss four ministers and the Minister Plenipotentiary

WILLEMSTAD – As was announced by the new majority in Parliament, today they adopted several motions of no confidence against the Ministers Eugene Rhuggenaath, Suzanne Camelia-Römer, Kenneth Gijsbertha, Zita Jesus-Leito More...