All about Raymond Knops

Dutch passport
By Edition On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Passport error can cause delays

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - There is an error in about 5000 recently made Dutch passports and identity cards. One of the electronic security features does not work and that can cause delays. At an airport, for example, More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
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Parliaments’ cooperation on waste management and elections lauded

THE HAGUE - Dutch State Secretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops welcomed the initiative of the four Parliaments of the Kingdom for more cooperation to tackle the urgent waste-management issue More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Decision-making on islands’ child allowance is pending

THE HAGUE - The decision-making process regarding an increase in the child allowances for Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba has not been concluded as yet, and should be seen as separate from the one billion euros More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Knops does not commit to Parliaments’ deadline

THE HAGUE - Dutch Undersecretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops has confirmed that he plans to submit a law proposal to establish a Dispute Regulation for the Kingdom before year’s end, but More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 1st, 2018
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‘Neglect and backlog’ in Statia, State Secretary Knops tells MPs

ORANJESTAD - “The situation is serious, the neglect and backlog even more extensive than previously thought and visible and noticeable in virtually all areas,” State Secretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Knops: No massive influx of refugees in Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao

THE HAGUE - Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao do not suffer from a large influx of refugees from Venezuelans. There are illegal immigrants on the islands, but that was true even before the start of the crisis in Venezuela. More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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IpKo delegations feel displeased with Undersecretary Knops

THE HAGUE - The delegations taking part in the Interparliamentary Kingdom Council feel themselves to be insulted by Undersecretary of Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops. The reason for the shared indignation is the More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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Dutch MP not satisfied with the answer from Undersecretary Knops

THE HAGUE - Member of the Dutch Parliament André Bosman (VVD) is not satisfied with the answer of Undersecretary Raymond Knops of the Interior and Kingdom Relations that the number of Venezuelans who are staying More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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The Netherlands wants to tackle crisis after seizure PdVSA: contact made with Venezuela

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - The Netherlands wants to defuse the crisis in the Dutch Caribbean which arose after the seizure by the American oil giant ConocoPhillips on the infrastructure and stocks of PdVSA, the Venezuelan More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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The Netherlands hopes new St. Maarten government works in ‘spirit of fighting corruption’

PHILIPSBURG - Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Monday that the Dutch Government has “trust” that St. Maarten Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and her incoming cabinet will do two things – “work More...