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By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Consultation on border closure without result

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - At various levels there has been contact between the Kingdom and Venezuelan authorities over the continuing border blockade against the ABC islands over the past few weeks. This is stated More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Knops: “According to Curaçao and Aruba there is no question of gold smuggling”

THE HAGUE - The Undersecretary responsible for Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops answered questions from the Dutch parliament on the topic of gold smuggling from Venezuela to the ABC Islands. On the question if it More...

Franco
By Edition On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Commissioner Franco understands Statians want to see real solutions

ST. EUSTATIUS - How can you improve the current situation on St. Eustatius? How can you fix this? According to newly-appointed Government Commissioner Marcolino “Mike” Franco, this is the first reaction he received More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
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Franco appointed by the Netherlands as government commissioner of St. Eustatius

THE HAGUE, ORANJESTAD - The Curaçao politician Mike Franco has been appointed as the government commissioner on St. Eustatius. This has been announced by the Dutch Ministry of the Interior. Former mayor of Tubbergen More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
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Van Putten wants UN peacekeepers to assist Statia against Dutch ‘state sponsored terror’

ORANJESTAD - Island Councilman Clyde van Putten has filed a request for assistance to the Permanent Conference of Political Parties of Latin America and the Caribbean (COPPAL) in the matter between the island and More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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St. Maarten gets liquidity support, no budgetary aid

THE HAGUE - St. Maarten will be receiving 30 million euros in liquidity support, but there will be no structural budget support to cover the deficits, Dutch State Secretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 29th, 2018
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The Hague advises St. Maarten government to pull back request for annulment

THE HAGUE - The Dutch Government has advised the St. Maarten Government to withdraw its request to have the national decree calling for elections on February 26 annulled by the Kingdom Council of Ministers. Dutch More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
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State Secretary Knops visits Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - State Secretary Knops (Interior and Kingdom Relations) pays an introductory visit to the three Windward Islands from Monday, January 8th until Sunday, January 13th, 2018. During his first visit to Aruba, More...

Dutch State Secretary Visit Knop to Port
By Edition On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
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Port St. Maarten Senior Management meets with Dutch Secretary of State Knops

PHILIPSBURG - Port St. Maarten Interim Directors T. van Kooten and R. van der Mark hosted Dutch State Secretary for Interior and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops and his delegation of 11 at the Dr. A.C Wathey Cruise More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 24th, 2017
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Kingdom Council of Ministers wants Premier St. Maarten gone

THE HAGUE - The Governor of Sint Maarten must do everything in his power to ensure that Prime Minister William Marlin is deposed. Until then, the Netherlands cannot support the island affected by Hurricane Irma. This More...