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By Edition On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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Packed program during Rutte’s visit

PHILIPSBURG - Rutte and Knops, accompanied by a delegation of civil servants, will start their visit in St. Eustatius early Sunday afternoon. Right after their arrival, a meeting is scheduled with National Government More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
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Saba starts preparations for big harbour project

THE HAGUE/SABA - Preparations have started for what will be Saba’s largest infrastructural project ever: the expansion of the harbour at Fort Bay that includes the construction of a second, larger pier. A so-called More...

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By Edition On Friday, March 2nd, 2018
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Saba delegation meets Dutch Parliamentarians

THE HAGUE - The Saba delegation led by Commissioner Bruce Zagers met with several members of the First and Second Chambers of the Dutch Parliament last week. The meetings were deemed constructive and inspiring. The More...

winair
By Edition On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017
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CN Express directly connects Statia and Saba with Bonaire

SABA/ST. EUSTATIUS - The Ministry of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management and Dutch Government Service Caribbean Netherlands RCN are to contribute to a temporary More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Tender Announcement: Saba Electric Company Solar Park 2

With its first Solar Park becoming operational in 2018, Saba Electric Company N.V. (SEC) intends to realize a second Solar Park combined with a Battery Storage System on Saba to pursue its goal of having a sustainable More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Constitution change for islands now a fact

THE HAGUE - The amendment to the Dutch Constitution to provide a constitutional basis for Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba and to establish an Electoral College has become a fact with the consent of the First Chamber More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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Recovery Saba with Dutch pre-financing

THE HAGUE/SABA - The Government of Saba has received approval to start the reconstruction works following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. An amount of US $500,000 is being made available as a pre-financing. Preliminary More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Hurricane Maria’s damages limited on Dutch islands

PHILIPSBURG - Hurricane Maria pulled past Sint Maarten during the early hours of Wednesday morning, at first sight without causing much damage. Sint Eustatius and Saba got more wind and rain this time around, compared More...

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By Edition On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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Mark Rutte: A lot of uncertainty about the situation in Sint Maarten

THE HAGUE - Hurrican Irma has not left any fatalities in Saba and Sint Eustatius. Whether there are deaths in St. Maarten is still unclear, said the Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte. The material damage More...

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By Edition On Saturday, July 29th, 2017
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Camelia-Römer: “Release mosquitos in Curaçao more difficult than in Saba”

WILLEMSTAD - Release mosquitoes in Curaçao as they did in Saba is not just applicable to this island. The Leeward Island wants to release 15 million male tiger mosquitos to fight the Zika virus. The female Aedes More...