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IPKO1
By Edition On Thursday, December 20th, 2018
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Dispute Regulation law to be handled during IPKO in June

THE HAGUE - The plenary handling of the law proposal to establish the Dispute Regulation for the Kingdom is set to take place in June 2019 when representatives of the four parliaments gather in The Hague for the More...

SXM Parliament
By Edition On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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St. Maarten Parliament busy with preparations for IPKO

PHILIPSBURG - The St. Maarten Parliament is preparing for the tripartite meeting of Aruba, Curaçao and St. Maarten and the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation IPKO set for Simpson Bay Resort January 7-11, More...

Dutch Parliament
By Edition On Thursday, December 13th, 2018
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Dutch political parties SP and VVD want to talk with local MPs about independent public broadcasting

WILLEMSTAD - The Dutch political parties SP and VVD want to talk to Curaçao MPs in January next year about the possibility for an independent public broadcaster on Curaçao. The parties are concerned that many More...

Schotte
By Edition On Monday, December 10th, 2018
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Public broadcasting on agenda IPKO

WILLEMSTAD – The Member of Parliament for the Dutch Socialist Party Ronald van Raak will be calling for a public broadcasting service in Curaçao during the upcoming interparliamentary consultation on Sint Maarten. The More...

Knops
By Edition On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Knops does not commit to Parliaments’ deadline

THE HAGUE - Dutch Undersecretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops has confirmed that he plans to submit a law proposal to establish a Dispute Regulation for the Kingdom before year’s end, but More...

IPKO1
By Edition On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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Governments to explore options together in waste management

THE HAGUE - Cooperation in the solid waste management process between the countries in the Kingdom – delegations at last week’s Inter-Parliamentary Consultation of the Kingdom IPKO are asking their governments More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 1st, 2018
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Well-attended meet & greet with Curaçao Members of Parliament

THE HAGUE - 'Team Curaçao', as Minister Plenipotentiary Anthony Begina introduced the Curacao Members of Parliament that participated this week in the Interparliamentary Kingdom Council (IpKo) and tonight, traditionally More...

Delegation leaders IPKO
By Edition On Friday, June 1st, 2018
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IpKo continues and ends in a supreme mood

THE HAGUE - The time that the participants of the semi-annual Interparliamentary Kingdom Consultations (IpKo) on both sides of the ocean would grab each other by the neck seems to be definitely over. The delegation More...

Elections
By Edition On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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IPKO considers formalizing election monitors’ presence

THE HAGUE - The four Parliaments in the Kingdom agreed on Wednesday to draft the rules and context for the presence of observers of the Kingdom at national elections in Aruba, Curaçao, St. Maarten and the Netherlands. Observers More...

Knops
By Edition On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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IpKo delegations feel displeased with Undersecretary Knops

THE HAGUE - The delegations taking part in the Interparliamentary Kingdom Council feel themselves to be insulted by Undersecretary of Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops. The reason for the shared indignation is the More...