All about Referendum

Schotte
By Edition On Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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Schotte wants referendum on same sex marriage

WILLEMSTAD - Gerrit Schotte thinks that the government Rhuggenaath secretly wants to introduce gay marriage. In an amendment to the law of succession, cohabitants are equated with married couples. Also cohabitants More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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Venezuela also voted in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - According to the opposition in Venezuela, more than seven million people voted in an unofficial referendum yesterday. That was also possible in Curaçao. Between three and five thousand Venezuelans More...

giselle-mcwilliam
By Edition On Thursday, July 6th, 2017
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McWilliam: “People must express themselves about gay marriage”

WILLEMSTAD - The people must express themselves on homosexuality in a referendum. That's what the Member of Parliament for MAN Giselle McWilliam. According to MP, Curaçao has a taboo on homosexuality, and a referendum More...

KFO
By Edition On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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KFO wants a referendum on May 30, 2018

WILLEMSTAD – Korsou Fuerte i Outonomo (KFO), Curaçao Strong and Autonomous wants a referendum on May 31, 2018. A proposal for this has been submitted to the President of Parliament. The action group believes More...

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By Edition On Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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Manifestation for new referendum on ties with the Netherlands

WILLEMSTAD – Recently the supporters of the Korsou Fuerte i Outonomo (Strong and Autonomous Curaçao) held a manifestation for a new referendum on the political structure and ties between Curaçao and the Netherlands. The More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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KFO wants new referendum

WILLEMSTAD – Korsou Fuerte i Outonomo (KFO) wants to call the people of Curaçao to action. The pressure group headed by lawyers Eldon Sulvaran, Chester Peterson and Eustatius is targeting the new government of More...

colombia-no
By Edition On Monday, October 3rd, 2016
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Colombia referendum: Voters reject Farc peace deal

BOGOTA - Voters in Colombia have rejected a landmark peace deal with Farc rebels in a shock referendum result, with 50.2% voting against it. The deal was signed last week by President Juan Manuel Santos and Farc More...

curacao
By Edition On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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15% of the Curaçao voters want out of the Kingdom

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao has to step out of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. 15% of voters had taken that view in 2012, according to a study of voting behavior in that year by GrootZ. The research was commissioned by More...

protest march
By Edition On Thursday, August 18th, 2016
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Large crowd participated in a protest march

WILLEMSTAD - About two hundred people participated in the protest march of Kòrsou Fuerte i Outónomo (KFO), Curaçao Strong and Autonomous.  The group’s leaders, among others, lawyer Chester Peterson wants a More...

Curacao votes
By Edition On Monday, August 15th, 2016
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New ‘yes’ or ‘no’ referendum in Curaçao could have impact for Sint Maarten

A group in Curaçao is calling for a new constitutional referendum. They say the Transparency International (TI) report shows public funds were misused to promote the “Yes” answer in 2009 regarding the negotiated More...