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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...

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...

Jacinta
By Edition On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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Constancia to appear before the court on June 21

WILLEMSTAD - Yesterday after 7 days behind bars, the Member of Parliament for MFK, Jacintha Constancia was released by the order of the Public Prosecution, specifically the Prosecutor in charge of the investigation. During More...

MFK1
By Edition On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Schotte: “Jacintha remains as Member of Parliament”

WILLEMSTAD – Right after Jacintha Constancia was released from jail the MFK party held a press conference where they announced that she will remain as Member of Parliament. The announcement was made by the party’s More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Constancia goes home but remains a suspect in her case

WILLEMSTAD - This afternoon the Member of Parliament Ms Jacintha Constancia was released. This was ordered by the Prosecutor of the Prosecutor's Office in Curaçao. The reason for the release is that it is not necessary More...

Parliament4
By Edition On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Parliament to meet tomorrow about elections

WILLEMSTAD – The Parliament of Curaçao will continue its meeting tomorrow on the upcoming elections. The Prime Minister is back on the island and the new majority wants to debate with him about the reason why More...

Constancia
By Edition On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Constancia still officially an MP

WILLEMSTAD - Jacinta Constancia is still officially a Member of Parliament for the MFK party. Although she had declared that she will give up her seat in Parliament and leave the party, she still has not done so. More...

Constancia
By Edition On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Constancia MP request for release rejected

WILLEMSTAD – The Public Prosecution informed today that the request for the release of the Member of Parliament Jacintha Constancia was rejected by the court. Last Saturday her remand was extended by eight days. Constancia More...

Partido-PAIS
By Edition On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Semper: PAIS not ready for elections

WILLEMSTAD – The PAIS party will not participate in the elections scheduled on April 28. The party is not ready. This is according to the new party chairman Jerry Semper. One of the reasons for dropping out of More...