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By Edition On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Meeting Parliament Chairs ‘tense but meaningful,’ says Van Putten

ST. EUSTATIUS - The Chairwomen of the First and Second Chambers of the Dutch Parliament paid a working visit to St. Eustatius Sunday. During their visit First Chamber Chair Ankie Broekers-Knol and her colleague More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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The implications of the legal relationship of the Curaçao Government with Guangdong Zhenrong Energy Ltd. Part 1

WILLEMSTAD - The risks involved in an impetuous implementation of (in my opinion) an ill-conceived Memorandum of Understanding, followed by a Heads of Agreement (HoA) with the Chinese corporation Guangdong Zhenrong More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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Food hoarding on Dutch Islands as Venezuela issues trade ban over smuggling

WILLEMSTAD - The population of Curaçao was forced to begin stockpiling food since neighboring country Venezuela announced a trade boycott with the Dutch Caribbean Island on Friday. The trade ban also covered Aruba More...

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By Edition On Friday, December 29th, 2017
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Antiquated laws and red tape are keeping the economy from growing

Curaçao is a beautiful island. It has so much to offer. Compared to other islands in the Caribbean, Curaçao is much safer, more diverse and is rich in history. Still, the island doesn’t excel at anything except More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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‘Korsou Transparente’ launches video clip competition

WILLEMSTAD - ‘Korsou Transparente’ invites creative minds to make a video clip of their song 'Man Limpi' (clean hands). This song of the tambu genre is a composition of Wietze Krikke and Evita Ross. ‘Korsou More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Statian youth: “Clyde van Putten does not speak on behalf of Statia”

ORANJESTAD - The 18-year-old Statian Lenaria Brown has launched a petition against Clyde van Putten's statements. The political leader of PLP in St. Eustatius (Statia) said during a KFO meeting in Curaçao: “When More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 9th, 2017
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KFO protests in WTC against autonomy

WILLEMSTAD - The group that advocated for an independent Curaçao, the KFO is organizing a demonstration against autonomy at 6 o’clock this evening. This will take place in the World Trade Center (WTC). According More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 9th, 2017
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Nahar: “Is mandatory law merely a “paper tiger” in Curaçao?”

WILLEMSTAD - In Curaçao likewise as in every other self-respecting Western civilized society the elected Parliament is in charge of enacting legislation and the officiating government is entrusted with the task More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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80/20 regulation off the table for good

WILLEMSTAD - The 80/20 regulation of the Pueblo Soberano is definitely of the table. This is according to the Council of State in the Netherlands. This entity investigates any law not signed by the Governor. The More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Vote getter Larmonie-Cecilia resigns from Pueblo Soberano

WILLEMSTAD - Ruthmilda Larmonie-Cecilia has resigned from the former ruling party Pueblo Soberano. The former Minister in charge of three ministries, including Social Affairs, does not recognize herself in the ideology More...