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By Edition On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Cijntje: “If the Governor wants us to go to the Netherlands, we will go!”

WILLEMSTAD – During his dissertation in Parliament, the Pueblo Soberano faction leader Melvin Cijntje says that if the Governor, in her letter to Parliament, gives the suggestion to go to the Netherlands to talk More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Majority wants to cancel or postpone elections through The Hague

WILLEMSTAD - The new majority in parliament will not accept the snap elections called for April 28 this year. According to the leader of the majority, Gerrit Schotte, they will not go down without a fight. The MFK More...

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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...

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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...

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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 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...

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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...

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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...