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By Edition On Monday, October 8th, 2018

Former Prime Minister welcomes investigation into finances new hospital

WILLEMSTAD - The new hospital is a hot topic these days in the political arena. In recent weeks parliament has debated on the higher costs of construction and the main question remains how come this project has More...

Dos Santos
By Edition On Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Dos Santos asks where the money went for the construction of the new hospital

WILLEMSTAD - During a recent debate in Parliament on the topic of the new hospital and the extra 200 million guilders the government needs to pay for the completion of the building, the Member of Parliament for More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Boarding schools fall short of funds

WILLEMSTAD - Boarding schools need more funds to survive, according to Anne Maria Pauletta, faction chairman of the PAR in Parliament. The MP made this statement after she visited the five boarding schools in Curaçao More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

McWilliam MP: “Curaçao must request help from the Netherlands for refugees problem”

WILLEMSTAD - Curacao must seek the help of the Netherlands in the refugee problem on the island. The Member of Parliament for the coalition party MAN, Giselle McWilliam calls on the Curaçao government to do this. More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Government continues its course despite challenges

WILLEMSTAD - Yesterday was the opening of the new parliamentary year. As is tradition, the Governor of Curaçao, H.E. Mrs. Lucille George-Wout addressed the nation and gave an outline about what the government’s More...

SXM Parliament
By Edition On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

St. Maarten: MP Brison to Minister of Finance: Respect our Constitution Follow your own advice

PHILIPSBURG - Member of Parliament MP Rolando Brison for the USP faction, has expressed disappointment in the Minister of Finance for his handling thus far of the country’s 2019 budget. The budget, which as per More...

By Edition On Thursday, August 30th, 2018

Opposition MP accused of sexual harassment

WILLEMSTAD - Amparo Dos Santos has been accused of sexual harassment. Apparently, the leader of the Korsou di Nos Tur faction in parliament has blamed female MPs for lack of sex. They have now filed a complaint More...

Dos Santos
By Edition On Monday, August 13th, 2018

Dos Santos again last on the attendance list parliament

WILLEMSTAD - Members of Parliament and leaders of their respective political parties Amparo Dos Santos and Gerrit Schotte are the most absent during parliamentary meetings. Both were present at 8 of the 21 meetings. More...

By Edition On Monday, August 6th, 2018

MFK: ‘Prime Minister must explain what the Arawak Project is’

WILLEMSTAD - In a press release the opposition party of Gerrit Schotte, MFK stated that a Prime Minister that hides information about the future of a country is not worthy of leading that nation. The press release More...

By Edition On Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Coalition partner MAN wants ‘red tape’ on the agenda

WILLEMSTAD - In a press release, the coalition party MAN wants Members of Parliament to come together to get more clarity about the phenomenon of 'red tape' and its consequences for the Curaçao economy. The party More...