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By Edition On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Motion adopted to condemn Dutch intervention on St. Eustatius

WILLEMSTAD - A motion has been adopted today in the Curaçao parliament to condemn Dutch intervention on St. Eustatius. The motion emphasizes the right to free elections on St. Eustatius, because the government More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Free education no longer exists

WILLEMSTAD - Free education no longer exists. Yesterday Parliament also agreed to the abolition. Access to education remains guaranteed, but the Rhuggenaath government takes the parents' income as a benchmark for More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Members of Parliament often absent

WILLEMSTAD - Only 12 of the 21 Members of Parliament appeared at all meetings this year. This is according to the President of Parliament William Millerson in an overview. Especially the Members of Parliament of More...

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By Edition On Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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Animal legislation to parliament

WILLEMSTAD - The Animal Legislation is now back in the offices of Member of Parliament for the coalition party MAN, Giselle Mc William. This is according to the President of the Animal Protection Gregory Berry. The More...

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By Edition On Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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Too little evidence of attempted bribery Member of Parliament Plet

WILLEMSTAD - The National Investigation Team Curaçao has conducted an investigation under the direction of the Public Prosecutor into an attempt to bribe Member of Parliament Yaël Plet by the opposition MPs Gerrit More...

Dutch Parliament
By Edition On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Worries about outdated criminal law on islands

THE HAGUE - Members of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament Chris van Dam and Joba van den Berg, both of the Christian Democratic Party CDA, find it unacceptable that an outdated criminal law can lead to acquittal More...

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By Edition On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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St. Maarten parliament attempts to tackle electoral reform

PHILIPSBURG - Electoral reform may not be the buzz word it was in past years, but the new Parliament has before it a proposal from Member of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams calling for the establishment of an ad More...

Moses
By Edition On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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Moses: “Trip to the Intertraffic was within parliament budget”

WILLEMSTAD - Member of Parliament for Partido Progresivo Dr. Marilyn Moses disagrees with all criticism about the trip of a group of Members of Parliament to the trade fair Intertraffic. She calls the visit to the More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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Opposition wants annual accounts MDPT

WILLEMSTAD - The opposition parties in Parliament have not yet received the annual accounts from the Multi-disciplinary Project Team (MDPT) which is in charge of the modernization of the oil refinery and finding More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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St. Maarten’s fourth parliament sworn-in

PHILIPSBURG - St. Maarten’s fourth Parliament in under eight years was sworn-in by Governor Eugene Holiday this morning at his Cabinet. The 15-member legislature will guide the country’s laws and supervise More...