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By Edition On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Parliament to meet with InselAir management this week

WILLEMSTAD – The Parliament of Curaçao will meet in a Central Committee with the management of the local aviation company InselAir. The meeting for Wednesday April 12 at 9 am. The Members of Parliament will deliberate More...

Public Prosecution
By Edition On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
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Update: National Investigation Team conducted raids in bribery investigation named ‘Wilhelmina’

WILLEMSTAD – Early Wednesday morning the National Investigation Team Curaçao conducted three raids on the island namely at the houses of the former Prime Minister of Curaçao and current Member of Parliament More...

new government
By Edition On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Coalition MP: “Let them send a firing squad!”

WILLEMSTAD – Will the Netherlands take over in Curaçao or not? That was the question this morning as the Kingdom Council of Minister met in The Hague to discuss the free elections in Curaçao on April 28 this More...

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By Edition On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Debate on InselAir divides Parliament

WILLEMSTAD – Yesterday during the Parliamentary debate on the local aviation company InselAir, the Members of Parliament were divided on their opinion of what should have happened or what the government’s response More...

Press conference
By Edition On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
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Breaking News: Majority of 12 concedes; Elections continue unhindered

WILLEMSTAD – During a press conference the majority in Parliament consisting of MFK, KdNT, MP, PS and the two independent MPs announced that they will not stand in the way of the upcoming elections of April 28. The More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Parliamentary majority seeks protection of the European Court of Human Rights

WILLEMSTAD - Last Friday 24th February, a group of MP of the Dutch Caribbean Island, Curacao, have applied to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg (France), seeking the annulment of the recent decision More...

Thode
By Edition On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Amerigo Thode is new President of Parliament

WILLEMSTAD – The Member of Parliament for the biggest coalition party MFK, Amerigo Thode has been elected as the new President of Parliament. Until today, Amerigo Thode was not a Member of Parliament but since More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Elections bring about shift in Kingdom Relations Committee

THE HAGUE – Wednesday’s elections brought major disappointment for two members of the Permanent Committee for Kingdom Relations of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament: Committee Chairman Jeroen Recourt More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Group of 12 MPs: Next stop European Court

WILLEMSTAD - The “new majority” in Curaçao’s Parliament wants the European Court to give a correct interpretation on articles 29 and 53 of the country’s Constitution, they announced during a press conference. The More...

ronald-plasterk
By Edition On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Kingdom Govt says no to Curaçao petition

THE HAGUE - The Curaçao Parliamentary delegation stands no chance at having a meeting with the Kingdom Council of Ministers to discuss the National Decree to dissolve the Parliament and to convene elections on More...