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Curacao Government Center
By Edition On Monday, December 24th, 2012
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Government closes year with fewer employees

WILLEMSTAD – With all probability the Curacao Government will close 2012 with 4611 employees, even though the Ministry of Planning and Public Service has not released the detailed reports of December as yet. The More...

Government Center
By Edition On Saturday, December 22nd, 2012
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“Cold Turkey” approach – Interim Government chooses to eliminate deficit at once

WILLEMSTAD – The interim Government chooses for the hard cold turkey variant for the necessary restructuring of public finances, in which the deficit in the public sector will be eliminated at once, while being More...

Prime Minister Betrian
By Edition On Friday, December 21st, 2012
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Prime Minister offers apologies to victims of firework explosion

WILLEMSTAD – Prime Minister Stanley Betrian offered yesterday during the weekly meeting of the Ministers, his apologies to the victims of the firework explosion last Saturday on behalf of his Government and previous More...

Jose Jardim
By Edition On Friday, December 21st, 2012
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Sales tax reduction on fruits and vegetables means 5 million less for Government

WILLEMSTAD – With the introduction of 0-tarrif on fruits and vegetables but also on some other products means that the Government will receive 5 million guilders (2.9 million dollars) less in sales tax. But on More...

Schotte and Van Rijn
By Edition On Friday, December 21st, 2012
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Secretary-General Van Rijn will challenge the Government in court

WILLEMSTAD – Secretary-General of the Ministry of General Affairs Stella van Rijn goes to court. She will file a complaint against the government of Curaçao because the interim Minister of General Affairs, Stanley More...

Gerard van der Wulp
By Edition On Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
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Sphere in Kingdom improved

WILLEMSTAD – For the first time in a few years there is again a positive atmosphere within the Kingdom when it comes to cooperation. This is according to the Representative of the Netherlands in Curacao, Gerard More...

Curacao Parliament
By Edition On Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
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Treatment of the budget in Parliament

WILLEMSTAD – The treatment of the adjusted 2013 budget began today in Parliament. President of the Parliament, Mike Franco, said that he would like to see the budget being approved preferably in the week between More...

Betrian and Rutte
By Edition On Monday, December 17th, 2012
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Intensive collaboration between Curacao and The Netherlands to stimulate Economic Development

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD – After an intense week, it can be observed that the relations were improved and mutual comprehension was re established between the countries in the Kingdom. Prime Ministers Rutte and Betrian More...

Press Conference
By Edition On Monday, December 17th, 2012
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The Government extends its condolences to the families of the victims – Investigation already started

WILLEMSTAD – Vice Prime Minister Mr. Cornelis Smits and Minister of Public Health Mr. Stanley Bodok have convoked a press conference on the firework warehouse explotion at Seru Loraweg. Chief of Police Mr. Marlon More...

Central Bank
By Edition On Saturday, December 15th, 2012
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Curacao is in a serious financial situation

WILLEMSTAD — The current financial situation of the country Curaçao is a sorry plight, according to interim Minister Cornelis  Smits. His colleague Minister of Finance José Jardim in turn explained that Curaçao More...